Radford's July 4th Spirit of America Celebration

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The Radford July 4th Spirit of America Celebration will be held on Thursday July 4, 2019 in beautiful Bisset Park. We will have Food & Craft Vendors, Free Children's Games and Inflatables, as well as a Great Lineup of Music and the Best Fireworks around. Come on out and join in the fun as we celebrate July 4th! Hope to see you there! 

This is a FREE Event

Shuttle Busses will run 1:30pm-10:30pm. Shuttle map 2018 Opens in new window

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EntertainersJimmy Fortune

Headlining our Celebration is Jimmy Fortune, Country Music Hall of Fame award winner. 

BrookeDarinNew this year, Brooke & Darin Alderidge. Brooke is IBMA Female Vocalist of the Year. Darin is IBMA Mentor of the Year. 

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Gate 10 BandNew Entertainer this year is Gate 10 Band.

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july_4_collage_flag_and_fireworksSchedule of Events

1:30pm-2:30pm - Faithful Praise

1:30pm-7:30pm - FREE Inflatables & Children's Games

2:45pm-3:45pm - Gate 10 Band

4pm-5pm - The Castaways


  • Opening Remarks by Mayor David Horton
  • Patriotic Readings by Dr. Richard Harshberger
  • National Anthem by Lt. Andy Wilburn

5:15pm-5:45pm - K-9 Exhibition by the Radford Police Department

6pm-7pm - Brooke & Darin Aldridge

7:15pm-8:45pm - Jimmy Fortune sponsored by WBRF Classic Country 98.1FM

9:30pm - Fireworks sponsored by THIRD SECURITY

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If you would be interested in being a Food or Craft Vendor, you may download the forms below.  

Craft Vendors, you will need the Vendor Information, Vendor Application, Vendor License Instructions, and the Vendor License Application.

Food Vendors, you will need All forms listed below. 

For more information, please contact Donna Wolfe at (540) 731-3633

Vendor Information

Vendor Application

Vendor License Instructions

Vendor License Application

Meals Tax Registration Form

Meal Tax Computation Sheet

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