|Event is FREE to the public. $5 on-site Parking Fee.
Celebrate America's Birthday with the U.S. Fleet Forces Band, providing stirring patriotic sounds. Following the concert, fireworks by Pyrotechnico will illuminate the dark sky after sunset.
Parks, Recreation and Tourism also will present the best in children's activities and family entertainment: face painting, 3 years and under play area, giant lawn games, inflatables and much more.
The Chesapeake Public Art Committee will be on site to raise awareness and take donations for the Chesapeake 9/11 Memorial, along with the Fine Arts Commission's fundraising arm, ART'S ALIVE!
A variety of "food vendor" concessions will also be available for an evening picnic. Bring your own chairs or blanket. (Pop-up Tents not permitted)
SCHEDULE [Times are approximate.]
5:00 pm: Event Parking Opens / Family Entertainment / Children's Activities / Concessions / DJ Dance Party / Local Entertainment / Interactive Demos
7:50 pm: Presenting of the Colors – National Anthem
8:00 pm: U.S. Fleet Forces Band Concert
9:15 pm: (approximately) Fireworks
Information: 757-382-6411 or Celebrate Freedom webpage