City of Fairfax
53rd Annual Independence Day Celebration
"A Hometown Celebration"
The 53rd annual Independence Day parade steps off at 10 am at 4100 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax, rain or shine. The parade loops around downtown Fairfax, along Chain Bridge Road, Main Street, University Drive and Armstrong Street. Among the entries in this year’s parade are nine high school marching bands as well as many large inflatable parade balloons, floats, horses and clowns.
As the sun sets, enjoy music and dancing during the Evening Show at 5:30 p.m. at Fairfax High School (3501 Rebel Run). Children's activities (inflatables, face painting, and balloon artists) begin at 5:30. On-stage entertainment begins at 6:00pm with a spectacular fireworks display that follows. The rain date for the fireworks only is July 5. Items that may puncture the synthetic turf, smoking, alcohol and animals (except service animals) are not permitted on the football field.
Commemorative 4th of July T-Shirts for Sale
$10 Adults, $5 Youth
Available in Red,White and Blue
Sold at City Hall (Mon-Fri & on the 4th of July), Farmers Market (Sat & Sun) and Fairfax Regional Library (Sat)
For more information, call 703.385.7858 or email firstname.lastname@example.org