Charlottesville Moms has compiled a list of Fourth of July events for you and your family to help celebrate America’s birthday!
Fireworks at McIntire Park begin at dark but gates open at 5 PM. There will be plenty of kid’s activities including bounce houses and obstacle courses, food trucks, and much more! There is free parking and free shuttles that will begin transporting at 4:45 PM.
Albemarle County Office Building: 401 McIntire Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22902
Charlottesville High School: 1400 Melbourne Rd., Charlottesville, VA 22901
Former Kmart parking lot: 1801 Hydraulic Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22901
Handicap/Pregnant Visitors: Brooks Family YMCA – 151 McIntire Park Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22902
Carter Mountain Orchard is open all day from 9 AM- 9 PM. There will be family- friendly games, hayrides in the afternoon until dusk and live music starting at 3 PM- 9 PM. Carter Mountain Orchard will not be setting off their own fireworks, but you can enjoy the view of fireworks happening around Charlottesville!
The Town of Scottsville has a day full of events! The Town Parade starts at 9 AM. There will be a petting zoo from 1-3 PM. Live music will be from 5-9 PM and fireworks will start at dusk!
The parade in Stanardsville starts at 5:30 PM. There will be live music, food trucks, children’s games, and a fireworks display at William Monroe High School Football Field from 5-10 PM.
If you’re looking for a slice of history, Monticello is for you! They are celebrating Independence Day from 9 AM- 12 PM. Unfortunately, the Jeffersonian Open House walk-through tour is sold out, but this free event is a must-see! *It is recommended to reserve the shuttle prior to arriving*
Enjoy Highland and free access to grounds all day on July 4! Enjoy family games and activities from 11 AM- 4PM and a free concert 2-4 PM!
Happy Independence Day!