Schedule of Events

Catonsville residents love Fourth of July.   The parade is so popular, residents put out their chairs a week ahead of time. Catonsville offers 14 hours of fun for all ages.  The Committee Continues to work toward having a full celebration in 2021.  The final decision remains up to State and Local Regulations due to Covid.  A final Decision will be posted on this web site and on our Facebook page as soon as it is confirmed. 

Coming Back In 2021 We expect to have the following activities up and running with some possible extras!   2021 Marks the 75th year that the Catonsville community has come together to Celebrate the Independence of this great country! 

Catonsville 75th Parade and Fireworks “Our Hometown Tradition”


8:30 a.m. 4th Annual  CRTT Bike Ride to Ft. McHenry

Meet at Atwater’s Bakery, 815 Frederick Road and join a group of cyclist who will go to Ft. McHenry and back.  Wear something Red, White and Blue!


9:30 a.m. Kid’s Games  (2-13 years)

Catonsville High School Athletic Fields (Valley Rd.)

Decorated Bike Contest, Lollipop Scramble, Quarter Hunt, Ball on Spoon Race, Shoe Scramble, Leapfrog, Wheelbarrow and Sack Races, Water Balloon Toss forKid's Games 5 all ages. Prizes for the winners!! All kids who decorate bikes are encouraged to ride in parade at 3 p.m.

Boys and girls events to be divided among children in four age groups; 2–3 years, 4–6 years, 7–9 years, 10–13 years. Sponsored by the Catonsville Men’s Civic Association, Catonsville Recreation and Parks and Association of Government Accountants Catonsville High School Grounds (corner of Rolling and Valley Roads).

11:00 a.m. Christian Temple Concert, 5820 Edmondson Ave.

Each year as part of the July 4th festivities, the Christian Temple invites residents to a community concert at their church at 11:00 a.m. Enjoy a variety of American music performed by a talented pool of singers and musicians. The concert is free and open to the public. If you have any questions, please call 410-747-2041.


3:00 p.m.  Annual Grand Parade

Get out your chair and watch the grand parade featuring 12 marching bands. Parade will be held rain or shine. Starts at Frederick Road and Montrose Avenue, proceeds east on Frederick Road to Bloomsbury Avenue, south on Bloomsbury Avenue to the Community Center

6:30 p.m. Fireworks Family Fun Fest

Catonsville High School Athletic Fields (Valley Rd.)

Avoid the traffic and bring the family to the fireworks early for an evening of fun. Enjoy live music featuring the rock and roll sounds of  Band TBA  Food vendors will provide fun foods.

9:30 pm Grand Fireworks Show

Catonsville High School Athletic Fields (Valley Rd.)

The Catonsville July 4th Committee will announce the 2021 fireworks theme or tribute soon.

Rain date:    Sunday, July 4, 2021 at 9:30 p.m.