A special THANK YOU to all the generous sponsors of the Family Fun Day!
Hopkinton Woman's Club
YBP Library Services
Ayer & Goss
Cowan & Zellers
Greenblott & O'Rourke
PH Holmes Construction
8:00-11 AM - Pancake Breakfast Hosted by the Lions
The Hopkinton Lions Club will be serving a pancake breakfast on the Fourth of July from 8-11 a.m. at the Slusser Center, including sausage, fruit compote, and real maple syrup! The cost is $7 for adults and $4 for non-adults.
8:00 AM – 5K Race
The course is a 5K timed loop (plus or minus a few feet) that will start and finish at the Slusser Center at Houston Park. Race day registrations are at 7:30am at Houston Park and the run begins at 8 am. Walkers welcome! Hosted by the George Park Track Club. There is no fee to race, but donations can be made.
11:00 AM – Canoe and Kayak Race
Pre-registration on site from 9:45 - 10:45 am at the end of Riverside Drive. Cost is $15 per person (kids 15 and under race for free). This is a 5 mile race that goes to Burnham Intervale and back. A 1 mile youth race is also offered after the 5 mile race. Course map is available at the registration booth.
11:30 AM – Kid’s Parade
Pre-registration at the gazebo is required and starts at 10:30 am. Parade starts at 11:30 am and travels from the gazebo to the flag pole and back.
12:00 PM – Independence Day Parade
11:30 am - Line up at Hopkinton High School and proceed through Fountain Square towards Contoocook Village Cemetery.
12:30 PM – Family Fun Day at Houston Park
Enjoy an afternoon filled with old-fashioned games and contests, dunk tank, a large silent auction, food, music, a dunk tank, balloonist, face painter, magician and the Tooky Cookie Bake-Off! Family Fun Day is Free and brought to you by the Hopkinton Rec Committee.
12:45 PM – Pledge of Allegiance and National Anthem
At the Slusser Center
Tooky Cookie Bake-Off!
Drop off cookies, recipe and entry form to the Slusser Center on July 4th from 9 am - noon. Official rules and entry form can be found by clicking the link below. Pre-register below; walk-ins also welcome! Cookies are judged on Flavor, Appearance, Minimal Crumble Effect (it holds together), and Patriotic Design. Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 places. Registration form below!
Sponsored by: KING ARTHUR FLOUR
*we will hold a KID'S COOKIE BAKE-OFF and an ADULT COOKIE BAKE-OFF!
…Click the link below to download the TOOKY COOKIE CONTEST FORM