THE OLDEST CONSECUTIVE
CELEBRATION IN THE NATION!
This year marks the 192nd consecutive year for the Pekin Fourth of July Celebration. Presently, the celebration includes many different activities. A fireworks display, flea market and a parade gives a variety of activities for everyone. You will also find a carnival, food vendors, a variety of live entertainment, a prince and princess contest and queen contest. The Celebration wasn't always so complex, click on the Pekin 4th History page to see how it all started.