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July 4 In Anaheim To Feature Fireworks, Parade, Entertainment, Fitness Runs, And More
ANAHEIM, CA - (July 2, 2012) - Celebrating Independence Day in Anaheim has something for every member of the family … including Fido!

The entire community is invited to the 24th annual Fourth of July event which will feature the “Firecracker” 5/10K Run and 2K Walk, food and entertainment, a dog show, a colorful parade, and conclude with a sky-filled evening fireworks show.

5:30 - 10:00 a.m. "Firecracker" 5/10K Run, 2K Walk and Product/Health Fair at Canyon High School. To register, please visit http://www.racewire.com/anaheim/
8:00 - 10:30 a.m. Pancake Breakfast at Canyon High School Cafeteria
10:00 a.m. Yankee Doodle Dog Show at Canyon High School
12:30 – 8:45 p.m. Food Booths at Peralta Park
3:00 p.m. Fourth of July Parade, starts at Canyon High School
3:00 – 8:50 p.m. Entertainment at Peralta Park
9:00 p.m. Fireworks Show at Peralta Park

The events are sponsored by the City of Anaheim, Canyon Hills Community Council and the Anaheim Chamber of Commerce. For more information please visit www.canyonhillscommunitycouncil.org


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