Murray Fun Days

Murray Fun Days was established in 1958 under the administration of Mayor Ray P. Greenwood and is now Murray's long standing 4th of July tradition. It has become a family day with a host of events in and around Murray Park.

Murray Fun Days will be celebrated on Tuesday, July 4, 2023!


Activities include:

  • Sunrise Service - 7:00 AM, Murray Park Amphitheater
  • Rotary Club Community Breakfast - 6:30 AM - 10:00 AM, Pavilion #5
  • 5K Walk/Run - TBA
  • Children's Race - TBA
  • Chalk Art Contest - 6:00 AM - 2:00 PM, Outside Aquatic Center (pre-registration required)
  • Parade - 8:30 AM (Fashion Place Mall to Murray Park)
  • Games, Car Show, Food Trucks, Bingo - Murray Park
  • Daytime Entertainment - 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, White Gazebo
  • Evening Concert -  8:30 PM - 10:00 PM, Softball Field
  • Fireworks - 10:00 PM

**Further details, maps, and information will be posted here as we approach closer to the event. 

Parade Information

2023 Fun Days Parade

  • Lineup of entries begins at 7:30 a.m. at the Northwest corner of Fashion Place Mall (6100 S State Street)
  • Travels from 6100 S and State north to Vine St (turns east on Vine Street to 330 E entrance of Murray Park; ends at Hillcrest Jr. High)
  • Parade entries are judged and awards given for the following categories
    • Special Interest/Antique Vehicle (pre 1970)
    • Business/Commercial
    • Equestrian/Animal
    • Civic/Royalty/Political/Float

**PARADE APPLICATION & SAFETY RULES

*Email Entry form to klindquist@murray.utah.gov  or send to Parks & Recreation Office.

*Application fee ($50) for commercial entries can be paid in the Parks & Rec Office or mailed to the office (296 E Murray Park Ave, Murray, Utah 84107).

We would love for YOU and/or your business to join us the Fourth of July!