The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services will host four events over six days in honor of Independence Day 2019. Star Spangled Sterling on Saturday, June 29, from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., features live music, games, moon bounces, a watermelon eating contest and fitness obstacle course and fireworks! Admission is free. Activities will be held on the Sterling Middle School track field at 201 W. Holly Avenue. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to enter the pie baking contest or call 703-430-9480 for more details.
Lovettsville’s Independence Day Celebration takes place Tuesday, July 3, from 5:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. The event kicks off with a hometown parade, followed by activities for all ages and fireworks. Admission is free. Lovettsville Community Center is located at 57 E. Broad Way. Call 540-822-5284 for more information.
An Ol' Time Fourth of July Celebration will be held at Claude Moore Park Wednesday, July 4, from 10:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. The event features pony and wagon rides, live music, crafts, nature exhibits, historic tours, carnival games, concessions and “Reptiles Alive.” Admission is free for ages four and under; $5 for ages five and up. Register in advance at loudoun.gov/webtrac or pay on site with cash or check only. The park is located at 21544 Old Vestals Gap Road in Sterling. Call 571-258-3700 for more information.
Franklin Park’s annual Fourth Of July Celebration & Fireworks on Wednesday, July 4, features live music (with The Reagan Years, Franklin Park Big Band and Loudoun Symphonic Winds), family activities, concessions and fireworks. Gates open at 5 p.m. Event admission is $10/carload. The park is located at 17501 Franklin Park Drive in Purcellville. Call 540-338-7603 or 540-338-7973 for more information.