Pella is busy with many Independence Day events going on throughout the city. Activities start at 9:30am with fishing at Caldwell Park. Other events around town include pony rides, tours, games and activities on the square, the parade at 1:30pm, entertainment on the Tulip Toren, and of course fireworks at dusk. Also, today is the 18th annual Sully Freedom Fun Run/Walk that will start with a one mile run/walk at 8am followed by the 5k run/walk at approximately 8:20am. Afterwards, runners are invited to take part in a freewill donation pancake breakfast hosted by the First Reformed Church youth group.