Independence Day Parade and Fireworks Show Return to Fairfax City!


Downtown Fairfax

Independence Day Parade and Fireworks Show Return to Fairfax City!

WHEN: Saturday, July 3 and Sunday, July 4

WHERE: Downtown Fairfax

Parade: The parade begins at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 3, in Old Town Fairfax, rain or shine. The route begins at 4100 Chain Bridge Road, winding through downtown Fairfax, along Chain Bridge Road, Main Street, University Drive, and Armstrong Street. Among the highlights of this year’s parade are nine high school marching bands and many popular balloons, themed floats, and entertaining clowns. 

Fireworks: The fireworks festivities begin at 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 4, at the Fairfax High School stadium (3501 Lion Run), with live music from the band‘70s Flashback. The fireworks will begin at 9:30 p.m. The rain date for the fireworks is July 5.

Learn more at fairfaxva.gov