The 4th of July Parade in Fort Collins will start at 9:30am. The parade starts near City Park at Jackson and travels East on Mountain Avenue to Howes Street.The parade will feature the 100th Anniversary of Fort Collins Police Services. There are a lot of other festivities happening at City Park throughout the day including the FireKracker 5k at 8am and a kids fun run at 9am. Live music begins at 4:15 at City Park including Daddy Rab, The Honey Gitters and The Fort Collins Symphony. The day ends with fireworks scheduled to start at 9:35pm.