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Calendar of Events

The City of Valparaiso has a full day of activities in Lincoln Park for the 4th of July beginning with the 39th Annual Duathlon followed by the Family Fun Run and Paddleboard Race. The City will have various activities for the kids including a train ride, bounce house and waterslide during the day followed by fireworks at night.

Participants must register for each event. Pre-Registration received by June 23rd is $20.00. Registration received after June 23rd is $25.00. Pre-registered participants will be eligible for two (2) $50.00 cash drawings. Participants will receive door prizes while final race results are tabulated and verified.

Registration forms are listed below for each event.

Duathlon (5k run & 200 meter swim) registration form

Family Fun Run registration form

3.2k Paddleboard Race registration form

Pre-Registration forms and payment are accepted by delivery or by mail to: 
City of Valparaiso
465 Valparaiso Parkway
Valparaiso, FL 32580

The City of Niceville is hosting its annual Boston Butt sale. Individual Boston Butts are priced at $30 each or 3 for $80 (taxes included). Proceeds from the sale benefit the Boggy Bayou Fireworks show displayed each year on the 4th of July. For more information and to order online visit lightupthebayou.com.


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See pictures and race results from the July 4th Duathlon on Facebook