Monte Rio's annual celebrations begin Friday with the Big Rocky Games, 12-4 p.m. Try your hand at rock skipping, kayak and canoe racing, ice cream eating, water balloon tossing, and more! Free for kids and adults!
At dusk, watch a boat parade, the town's famous Water Curtain—which shows images of the American flag projected off the Monte Rio bridge—and fireworks.
Don't miss the Monte Rio Fire Station's BBQ on Saturday from noon to 5 p.m.