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July 4th - Heritage Festival 2018

Date

Jul 04, 2018 07:30 AM

Contact

(540) 373-1776

Address

July 4th - Heritage Festival 2018

Fredericksburg/Stafford VA 22401

Description

7:45am: Heritage Festival Five-Mile Run 
Sponsored by FREDERICKSBURG HOST LIONS CLUB 
6:30am: Registration at the Visitor Center 
Prizes awarded for best costume! 

9:30am: Heritage Day Parade 
Sponsored by BLUE STAR MOTHERS VA 4 
Downtown– Lafayette VRE lot to Caroline Street to George Street to Princess Anne Street to Lafayette Blvd. 
Prizes for best costume & most creative bicycle 

10:00am– 4:00 pm: Festival of the Streets 
Craft Show with many great artists along Sophia Street! 
Sponsored by BETH SHOLOM TEMPLE 
Free Sight & Hearing Screenings 
Sponsored by FREDERICKSBURG HOST LIONS CLUB 
Classic Car Display 
Sponsored by STAFFORD CAR CLUB 
Children’s Activities: face painting, moon bounce, photo booth, gyroscope ride and Misfit Acres Petting Zoo 
Sponsored by COMMUNITY OUTREACH INC. 
Live Music: PATSY AND THE COUNTRY CLASSIC BAND 
MIKE GILL 
12:00pm: Presentation of the Colors- AMERICAN LEGION 
Welcome– Mary Katherine Greenlaw, Mayor 

10:00 am- 5:00 pm: Fourth of July at Ferry Farm 
Sponsored by THE GEORGE WASHINGTON FOUNDATION and STAFFORD COUNTY TOURISM
$1.00 admission 
Catch the bus or trolley from downtown or from the Eagles Lodge on Cool Springs Road. Ferry Farm parking is handicapped only. Tours of the 
Washington house, archaeology, music, games, crafts, family activities, re-enactors, and history theater. 
12:00pm: Performance by ENDURING FREEDOM HONOR TEAM 
1:00pm: Flag Retirement Ceremony 

 
In the Evening: 
4:30pm: John Lee Pratt 

Memorial Park Opens for the 
July 4th Spectacular 
Sponsored by STAFFORD COUNTY 
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm: 
Children’s activities, backyard games and face painting 
Food Vendor trucks on site 
5:30pm–7pm: 
GROOVE MOTIVE 
7:30pm-9pm: 
US NAVY BAND: COUNTRY 
CURRENT 
9:30 pm: FIREWORKS 
Sponsored by CITY OF FREDERICKSBURG & STAFFORD COUNTY 


View Fireworks from Pratt Park or Old Mill Park 
*Bring lawn chairs 
*No tents allowed in concert area 
*No alcoholic beverages 
*No sparklers 
*No grills 
*Dogs must be on leashes


Please follow FXBG Heritage Festival on FACEBOOK.

The Heritage Festival Craft Show
Call for vendors! We are now accepting vendor applications for the 44th Annual Heritage Festival Craft Show to be held on Wednesday, July 4, 2018 in downtown Fredericksburg. You may apply for space by submitting this form.

Please mail the completed form along with your check (payable to Heritage Festival Craft Show) to:
805 Lyons Blvd., 
Fredericksburg, VA  22406 

In addition, you may also reserve a space by contacting the Heritage Festival Craft Show Committee by email at [email protected]