2017 Independence Day Schedule of Services -Trash, Pool, Fireworks, and More

2017 Independence Day Holiday Schedule

City Hall, Trash Collection, Noble Park Pool, Robert Coleman Spraypark, and Independence Day Celebration

City Hall:  City Hall located at 300 South 5th Street will be closed on Tuesday, July 4 in observance of the Independence Day holiday. 

Trash Collection and Compost Facility: 

  • There will be NO residential trash collection on Tuesday, July 4.  Tuesday’s routes will be collected on Monday, July 3.  Brush or limbs will not be collected on Monday, July 3. 
  • The City of Paducah Compost Facility located at 1560 North 8th Street will be closed on Tuesday, July 4.  The regular operating schedule for the Compost Facility is Monday through Saturday from 7 a.m. until 3 p.m. The facility sells mulch and wood chips. 

If you have questions, contact the Engineering-Public Works Department at 270-444-8567.

Noble Park Pool:  The Noble Park Pool will be open from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Tuesday, July 4.  The normal operating hours for the pool are Tuesday through Saturday 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. and Sunday 1 – 5 p.m.  The pool season runs through August 8.  Admission is $6 for adults and children at least five years old; $3.50 for children four years old and younger; and $3.50 for seniors.  On Friday evenings, enjoy Family Swim Nights.  The pool will be open 6-8 p.m. with $3 general admission.  All children must be accompanied by a supervising adult.  The Concession Stand also will be open.  

Robert Coleman Spraypark:  The Robert Coleman Spraypark located at Husbands Street and Walter Jetton Drive will be open for the holiday.  The free spraypark is open daily from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. through Labor Day or until the weather turns chilly.

community art projectIndependence Day Celebration and Community Art Project:  The City of Paducah invites your entire family to the riverfront for the Independence Day Celebration on Tuesday, July 4 to enjoy family fun with food, fireworks, a large-scale community art project, and free entertainment on Wilson Stage and along Broadway just inside of 3rd Street.  As estimated 8000-10,000 people come each year to the riverfront to enjoy Paducah’s celebration.  Food vendors begin serving at 1 p.m. on Water Street between Kentucky and Broadway with music and entertainment on Wilson Stage and Broadway beginning at 4 p.m.  The Kidz Zone on Water Street between Jefferson and Broadway has activities including laser tag, balloons, corn hole, and animals from 5 until 8 p.m.  The fireworks show choreographed to music begins at 9:15 p.m. 

For the third year in a row, Better than Ever and the Paducah Parks and Police Departments have organized a large-scale community art project.  A Paducah Patchwork-Bringing People Together will be on display on Broadway between 2nd Street and Water Street.  From 5 until 8 p.m. stop by to paint a section that will be used in the creation of a mosaic.  Then, stop by after the fireworks to see the final work of art. 

2017 program