Helena’s Fourth of July celebration will be July 1

By GRAHAM BROOKS / Staff Writer

HELENA–For those that will be near the Helena city limits the first weekend in July, a celebration will be held in Old Town Helena to celebrate the Independence Day holiday with plenty of vendors, entertainment, food and of course, fireworks.

The city of Helena, along with Helena First Friday, will merge to present the Fourth of July celebration on Saturday, July 1, beginning at 5 p.m. in Old Town.

Helena First Friday provides fun and entertainment Helena residents and families can count on for a good time and plenty of shopping opportunities from local retail and food vendors.

With the Independence Day holiday falling on a Tuesday this year, the citywide celebration will be held on Saturday, July 1, with the fireworks show set to begin promptly at 9 p.m.

The July Helena First Friday event is typically the largest turnout of the year and because of this, a wide range of retail and food vendors will be on hand in addition to the Old Town Helena storefronts staying open later.

The vendors and organizations participating in the Fourth of July event are as follows:

–Designs by Joni

–Mellow Fellows

–Helena Miracle League

–Rylee Reese Boutique

–Publix

–Southern Sequins

–Kona Ice

–Paintable Perspective

–It Works

–Michelle Banks

–Lu La Roe

–Frios

–Dixie Land Funnel Cakes

–Two Sparrows Boutique

–Meagan’s Unique Boutique

–Helena Vision Care

–Helena Fire Explorers

–Gospel Light

–Cross Fit Furious

–Work of Heart

–Pretty Gurl Bows

–Grade Power Learning

–Southern Fried Creative

–Rodan + Fields

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Plunder Designs

–Park Lane Jewelry

–Southern Trove

–Heavenly Donut Company

–Pella Windows & Doors

–Serendipity Crafts

–Three Dazzling Divas

–Pink Zebra

–Paparazzi Accessories

–Rice Eagle Scout Project

–Ashley Nicoles Creations

–Helena Health Club

–Arcara Residential

–Helena Public Library

–Pepsi

–Press Start

­–All About Fun Inflatables

­–Dixieland Concessions

–City Bowls

–Lazy Boy BBQ

–Eugene’s

–Munzy’s

–Master Taco

–Rooskie’s

–Pazzo!

–Chubbfather’s

Those interested in receiving vendor information for upcoming Helena First Friday events can visit Facebook.com/groups/466018606916145/.