Event Date:

Saturday July 4th 2020

Start/End Location:

Downtown Aspen

Parade cancelled for 2020

Presented By:

Aspen Parks & Recreation

EVENT INFORMATION All you need to know.

Due to the continued concerns over COVID-19 and the need to adhere to social distancing requirements set forth by the Pitkin County Health Order and the State of Colorado, the City of Aspen has cancelled this year’s July 4th Parade, Fireworks and all ancillary events. The difficult decisions we make today will result in a safer tomorrow. 

Celebrate safely with your family and friends, enjoy the many local businesses, al fresco dining, stroll through the shops, and play in the great outdoors.

Aspen Saturday Market – 8:30 am – 1 pm
Location: Entrance the Corner of Galena Street & Hopkins Avenue
and Galena Street & Hyman Avenue

Social distancing and crowd regulation will be a central feature of the Market’s operations. Entrances and exits will be established on Hyman Ave. and Galena St. and Hopkins Ave. and Galena St. Fifty individuals will be allowed on each street at time. Staff will be stationed at entrances and exits regulating the crowd. All patrons are asked to social distance, to wear a mask at all times, and to leave pets at home.

A total of 35 vendors will be offering agricultural items and fresh baked goods in compliance with Pitkin County Public Health Orders.  Customers are asked to shop efficiently and limit socializing in order to accommodate as many people as possible within the hours of Market operations.

Vendors will accept cash and credit card.

For a list of agricultural and food vendors, click here.

Downtown Aspen 4th of July Window Decorating Contest
The Aspen Chamber Resort Association invited downtown businesses to show their patriotic spirit by dressing up their storefront windows with 4th of July themes. Prizes for Best Over-All, Most Patriotic, & Most Original! Walk around town and enjoy the creativity. For more information and to register, click here.

Boogies Buddy Race Virtual Event
Run virtually June 27th – July 4th

Join the Buddy Program from your treadmill, trail or sidewalk and run the 1 mile, 5K, or 5 mile 4th of July run.  Buddy Program, to register and for more.

Aspen Music Festival and School FREE Virtual 4th of July Concert – 4 p.m.

A rebroadcast of highlights of past years’ patriotic celebrations with the Aspen Festival Band. Lawrence Isaacson conductor. Go to the Aspen Music Festival and School’s website to enjoy the FREE concert.


Event cancelled for 2020.
Would you like to help volunteer during the 4th of July Parade? Please give us a call at 970-429-2093 or email us at aspenspecialevents@cityofaspen.com


We’re happy to answer any questions you may have!

  • To reach us, just give us a call at (970) 429-2093, or you can fill out the form below and we’ll be sure to email you a response.