Meridian celebrates Fourth of July By Meridian Press staff firstname.lastname@example.org Jul 7, 2017 (…) A girl blows bubbles at the city of Meridian’s Independence Day Festival at Storey Park on Tuesday. Courtesy of the city of Meridian Live music adds to the celebration at Meridian’s Independence Day Festival at Storey Park on Tuesday. Courtesy of the city of Meridian Children enjoy games at Storey Park during Meridian’s Independence Day Festival on Tuesday. Courtesy of the city of Meridian A professional fireworks display lights up the sky over the Meridian Speedway during the Fourth of July celebration. Courtesy of the city of Meridian The city of Meridian celebrated the Fourth of July with festival at Storey Park, culminating with a professional fireworks show at the Meridian Speedway. Vendors served food and attendees participated in games and activities throughout the afternoon. The Speedway also hosted races Tuesday night before the fireworks show.“Our partnership with the Meridian Speedway has been key to the growth and success of this event,” stated Steve Siddoway, Meridian Parks and Recreation director. More from this section AAA: Expect gas prices to increase soon Posted: July 20, 2017 Regional youth baseball teams competing at Settlers Park Posted: July 20, 2017 Meridian city leaders to discuss Chinden, growth, budget at town hall Posted: July 20, 2017 3rd mosquito trap in Ada County tests positive for West Nile Virus Posted: July 19, 2017 Meridian Police to be honored at international conference, but comes with video cost of $22K Posted: July 19, 2017 Comments Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Latest E-Edition Meridian Press Read the latest edition of the Meridian Press in our e-edition format, which combines the familiarity of the printed-paper format with the convenience of reading on your phone, tablet or desktop computer from anywhere. Issues prior to August 18, 2016 YouReport This is your chance to be the reporter. Tell us what's going on with you, your kids, and your community. Share your child's latest achievements, talk about that pothole that never gets fixed, or just speak your mind on what is happening in your community. Submit Your Articles Share the news that is important to you and your community. Post articles about local events, sports teams, community organizations, and more! Submit Your Photos Do you have a great local photo that you want to share with the world? Add it here!