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Fourth of July in Colonial Williamsburg

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What better place to celebrate the anniversary of our nation’s birth than right here in the Revolutionary City? Lucky you if you already live here. If you don’t – what a great weekend to check it out and see if Williamsburg should become your forever home!

Free parking at the Colonial Williamsburg Regional Visitor Center, but note that the  pedestrian bridge to the Revolutionary City will be closed to traffic from 9:15 to 10 p.m (for fireworks).

4th of July in Wiliamsburg

 

10 a.m. Salute to the States behind the Courthouse
11 a.m. Reading of the Declaration of Independence on Courthouse steps
11:30 a.m.–4 p.m. Colonial Faire at various locations including tomahawk throwing, cannons, drills, 3-legged races, quoits, and crafts (admission ticket or wristband required, see event page for details)
1:30–3 p.m. Colonial Auction at Market Square
View list of auction items
5–9 p.m. Historic Tavern dining available  (all within viewing distance) Reservations requiredSeasons Restaurant All-You-Can-Eat BBQ Buffet No reservation required

Merchants Square restaurants (all within viewing distance of the fireworks)

8:15–8:45 p.m. Colonial Williamsburg Fifes and Drums Perform
8:45–9:15 p.m. Illuminations of Market Square and Palace Green
9:10 p.m. Salute to the Nation: A special tribute to our Armed Forces
9:20 p.m. Fireworks begin

 

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rolf kramer, real estate, Williamsburg, VARolf Kramer, REALTOR®, ABR, SRES, e-PRO 757-564-4455 Licensed in Virginia with Liz Moore and Associates, 5350 Discovery Park Blvd, Williamsburg, VA 23188 Williamsburg has become a Mecca for retirees over the past dozen years because of its history, charm, vacation amenities, proximity to major cities and airports, and affordable cost of living. Check out www.retiringinwilliamsburg.com for information about the Williamsburg community, lifestyles available, and search for homes for sale.

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Author: retiringinwilliamsburgrolfkramer

Licensed in Virginia with Liz Moore and Associates, 5350 Discovery Park Blvd, Williamsburg, VA 23188 Williamsburg has become a Mecca for retirees over the past dozen years because of its history, charm, vacation amenities, proximity to major cities and airports, and affordable cost of living. Check out www.retiringinwilliamsburg.com for information about the Williamsburg community, lifestyles available, and search for homes for sale.

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