Northern Virginia Living: July 4th Celebrations in Northern VA!

That’s right, America’s birthday is right around the corner and like the entire country, people and communities in Northern Virginia will be celebrating in true Independence Day style!

If you are in the area and are looking for what is going on in your community for the 4th, here are some of the larger events going on in Fairfax County!:

Fairfax VA

City 2012 Independence Day Parade
Main Street, Historic Old Town Fairfax,
10am – 12pm.

Come and join in the celebrations by enjoying this great parade, in a great location and at a great price – that’s right, it’s free!

Evening Show & Fireworks
Fairfax High School, 3501 Rebel Run, Fairfax, VA
7pm to 10pm

Come and enjoy all the fun, music – both popular and classical – as well as a great fireworks show!

Reston, VA

Fourth of July Army Band Concert
Reston Town Center, 11900 Market Street, Reston, VA
7:30pm to 9pm

Check out the 257th Army Band who are playing an evening of “All American Rhythm”. A fun, patriotic way to celebrate the 4th of July in Reston! See their Facebook Page!

4th of July Festivities and Fireworks
Lake Fairfax Park, 1400 Lake Fairfax Drive, Reston, VA
Park grounds open at 7am; Fireworks are at 9:15pm

Bring the whole family for a full day of fun! The fireworks show will begin at approximately 9:15pm in the evening. The fireworks are shot off over the lake so definitely come and enjoy a picturesque fireworks spectacular!

Herndon, VA

Herndon 4th of July Celebration
Bready Park, 814 Ferndale Avenue, Herndon, VA
Starting at 6:30pm, Fireworks at 9:30pm

This celebration is carried out in true Herndon style. This is a true American traditional celebration, featuring fun, music, arts and crafts and so much more!

McLean, VA

4th of July Fireworks Celebration
Langley High School Stadium, 6520 Georgetown Pike, McLean, VA
Grounds open at 8 p.m.; Fireworks at 9:15 p.m.

Get here early to enjoy the music, great food, and activities! Also you will receive an American flag from the McLean American Legion Post 270!
Vienna, VA

4th of July Celebration
Vienna Community Center, 120 Cherry St. SE, Vienna, VA

Here is a 4th of July celebration with a twist! VIenna’s event includes a flea market, music as well as an antique and classic car display!
Fireworks Show
Southside Park, 1315 Ross Dr. SW, Vienna, VA

Wow! Clearly there is so much to see and do this 4th of July in Northern Virginia! Definitely get outdoors and enjoy the fun, festivities and fireworks! Remember to have a ave a happy, healthy holiday!

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