Tosa Independence Day Celebration Wednesday, July 4, 2012

List of activities

Parade – 9:00 AM – North Avenue

The 79th year celebration is one of the largest parades in the state and features over 75 units. The parade proceeds on North Avenue between 104th Street and 80th Street. This year’s parade will include several new marching bands, Floats, Veteran Associations, Antique Autos, and Special Olympians. Family fun will continue after the parade at Hart Park.

Events at Hart Park

1:00 PM – 4:00 PM – Family Fun at Hart Park

Jo Don Farms: Pony and Camel Rides, petting zoo until 3:00 PM

Music On The Move: Inflatable Rides and Musical Entertainment 1:30 – 9:00 PM

Milwaukee Public Theatre Performers. Wauwatosa Lion’s Club Beverage Tent

Children bring bikes, buggies, and wagons to decorate and parade


1:00 PM – Children’s entertainment including face painting and live entertainment!!!

1:30 PM – Parade of decorated doll buggies, tricycles, bicycles, and coaster wagons.

2:00 PM – Poms Performances, Esprit Corps Performances, and Jugglers.

2:30 PM – Games and Races start

9:15 PM – Fireworks Spectacular!

Fireworks will be launched from 70th Street, near the bridge.

Fireworks can be viewed best from the open area between 70th – 72nd Street.