The town of Patriot will again host it Fourth of July Parade and Community Celebration on Friday, July 4th. The lineup for the parade will be held from 9-10:45 a.m. at the Patriot Boat Ramp.
The parade itself gets underway through downtown beginning at 11 a.m.
This year’s Grand Marshal will be Vera McAlister.
Following the parade, the Memorial Flag Service will be held at the Memorial Park, with veterans in attendance being given the honor of lowering and retiring the old flags, and then raising the new flags during the ceremony.
That will be followed by the Community Picnic at Harris Park.
Everyone is invited to attend.