ST. JOSEPH -- You can celebrate this July 4th weekend in St. Joseph with the annual Joetown Rocks Parish Festival.

Events kick off Friday with a free concert featuring performances by The Graduates, Jeremiah James Korfe, Ricky Nelson Remembered and Maiden Dixie. The concert starts at 6:00 p.m. at the intersection of Minnesota Street and College Avenue.

The night ends with a fireworks display scheduled for 10:15 p.m.

On Saturday, a 10:00 a.m. parade starts the day off followed by games, food and live music by Walters Wheelhouse making for a fun Independence Day in St. Joseph.


FRIDAY, July 3rd
- Games, food and refreshments start being served at 5:00 p.m.
- Opening Prayer at 5:50 p.m.
- Joetown Rocks Concert starts at 6:00 p.m. with The Graduates
- Joetown Rocks Wall Hanging will be auctioned off at 6:45 p.m.
- Jeremiah James Korfe hits the stage at 7:00 p.m.
- Ricky Nelson Remembered performs at 8:30 p.m.
- Fireworks display begins at 10:15 p.m.
- Maiden Dixie rocks the stage at 10:30 p.m.

SATURDAY, July 4th
- Parade sponsored by the Lions Club starts at 10:00 a.m.
- Games, food and refreshments served at 11:00 a.m.
- Live music performed by Walters Wheelhouse at 11:30 a.m.
- A quilt auction begins at 1:30 p.m.
- A raffle drawing will be held at 3:00 p.m.
- Mass service scheduled for a 5:00 p.m. start