Fredericksburg Heritage Festival 2018

Arts and Entertainment

July 3, 2018

From: Fredericksburg Heritage Festival

Schedule of Events:

During the Daytime:

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! Register online here or in PDF here Five-Mile Run Entry Form.

9:30am: Children's 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. DayParade. 

10:00am– 4:00 pm: Festival of the Streets in downtown Fredericksburg, Sophia Street

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 Davenport & Company

Live Music: Patsy And The Country Classic Band Mike Gill

WLFS / WVBX and WWUZ Photo Booth

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

$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

All Events are Rain or Shine

Date: Wednesday July 4, 2018

Held in Various Venues

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