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Sack Races, July 4th

Happy Birthday, America!

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July 4, 2017

Category: Evening Event, Family Fun, Food & Drink, Holiday Celebrations  |  Tags: children, family fun, hard cider, ice cream, peaches, wine

2017-07-04 19:00:00 2017-07-04 19:00:00 America/New_York Happy Birthday, America! Celebrate America’s Birthday with a day of good old-fashioned family fun! Enjoy delicious food, and cold and refreshing sweet cider, hard cider, …

Celebrate America’s Birthday with a day of good old-fashioned family fun! Enjoy delicious food, and cold and refreshing sweet cider, hard cider, and wine. Join our bike parade (decorate your bicycle with patriotic colors and get in on the fun!), play games like Water Balloon Toss, 3-Legged Race, Sack Races, and our Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest! Enjoy live music in the evening, and we’ll offer hayrides in the afternoon, until dark.

We’ll stay open late so you can view the local fireworks happening around Charlottesville!

No outside alcohol permitted, by state ABC law.

Hours: 9AM-9:30PM
Mountain Grill Open: 12N – 8P
Events:
Bike Parade: 4:30PM – bring your bicycle, decorated with patriotic colors, ribbons, banners, etc. All ages!
Live Music: The John Marshall Mays Band playing 5PM-8PM
Hayrides: 5P til dusk (WEATHER PERMITTING)
Old Fashioned Sack Races: 5:15P – all ages
Water Balloon Toss: 6P – all ages
“Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader?” – 6:30P – history challenge for all ages
Watermelon Bar and Watermelon Seed Spittin’ Contest – 7P
Viewing of Local Fireworks – 9P ish

All Grounds close by 10PM

July 4th Hayride