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Independence, KY - Annual Community Events

Independence is home to many annual community events. Most events in the city are free and all are family friendly. There are fabulous fireworks shows, concerts and movies throughout the summer. Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date on local events.

City of Independence sponsored events

American Legion - Moon Brothers Lodge

  • Memorial Day Parade (in conjunction with the City of Independence). Every Memorial Day at 10:30. Parade starts at Independence Fire District Station #1.
  • Flag Day - An honorable US Flag Retirement Ceremony is held at Sterling Staggs Park every Flag Day (June 14).

Independence Farmers' Market

  • The market is open May through October from 8:30am - 1:00pm
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Kenton County Farm Tour

  • The Kenton County Farm Tour is a self-guided tour offering behind-the-scenes views into the farms of Kenton County. Most of the farms are located in Southern Kenton County and the event is held every September.
  • Event Website

St. Cecilia Labor Day Weekend Festival
Event Website
This event is held Labor Day Weekend. Saturday through Monday.

St. Barbara Rocktoberfest
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Drug Odyssey Haunted House
Event Website
This event is held in October.

Boy Scout Troop 8 Dinner
This dinner has been continuous for over 50 years.
The dinner is held in April.

5k Runs

  • Northern Kentucky Hates Heroin 5k
  • 5k Santa Run