The Roosevelt County Chamber of Commerce is still accepting donations for the Portales July Fourth Celebration, according to Executive Director Karl Terry.
Live music, a fireworks display, and food vendors will be showcased for the celebration, which will take place on July 4 at the Eastern New Mexico University soccer field and practice football field. This event is funded entirely by local businesses and individual contributions.
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Want to help?
- Call to pay by credit card: (575) 356-8541
- Pay online at portales.com
- Mail or pay in person at: 100 South Avenue A, Portales, NM 88130
Fun and festivities
- Live music will start at 6 p.m. featuring The Engine Room, while Will Bannister will take the stage around 7:30 p.m.
- A bounce house and petting zoo will be available for children.
- The music from the event will be broadcast live on KSEL 105.9.
- Door prizes will be available including a $500 gift certificate to Ashley Furniture.
- Food vendors such as Tasty Taters, Island Ice Snow Cones, and others will be there.
- Certain prizes will be reserved for Cannon Air Force Base families, including a 50-inch TV.
— Compiled by PNT staff writer Eric Norwood Jr.