Events are happening all over the valley, including parades in Ashland and Central Point.

The popular Ashland fourth of July Parade starts at Triangle Park moving downtown and ending on Water Street in Ashland at 10:15 a.m.

On the North end of the valley, The Independence Day parade in Central Point starts at 9:30 a.m. at Crater High School, with floats, flags and more making their way down Second Street to Pine Street and on to Eighth Street. For more listings on events and activities for the day see