There are so many perks of being a resident of the greater Washington D.C. Metro area, probably heading up that list is the proximity to the Capitol Fourth Celebration hosted on the National Mall. Picture this. Fourth of July viewed live from the country’s most spectacular stage. The brilliant colors, the patriotic sounds of the National Symphony Orchestra all set against the most Patriotic background our country has to offer. However, if you don’t feel like battling the masses on the holiday known for just kicking back, here are some alternative ideas and local to some of our very own Miller & Smith communities.
Red, White and BRAM 2014
Saturday, June 28th 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Brambleton Town Center
42395 Ryan Road
Ashburn, VA 20148
The celebration starts early at Brambleton’s pre-4th of July celebration. Our Ashburn, VA residents at Brambleton and One Loudoun can come out to enjoy live music, family friendly games, contests and tournaments and other fun-filled activities. Food, vendors and, of course, a fireworks show also will be on-site.
Frederick’s 4th of July
Friday, July 4th 12:00 – Dusk
Baker Park, Frederick, MD
If you live in The Orchard at New Market, Gallery Park or Grapevine Ridge at Clarksburg Town Center, you’re not going to want to miss Frederick’s 4th of July celebration. This all-day event features regional and national entertainment beginning at noon on two stages. Families from the surrounding region can enjoy a day packed with rides, activities and live entertainment. Dunk a Frederick celebrity or race a bathtub down Culler Lake. There is a little something for everyone. Fireworks will be shot at dusk from Parkway Elementary. Grab your seat early because the park fills up quickly!
All American Cookout & Fireworks Waterpark Beach Party
Friday, July 4th 6:30 p.m.
Residents of Embrey Mill can enjoy the holiday, just a short drive away, from Pratt Park in Fredericksburg, VA. Come grab a great seat early to ensure you’ve got a viewing spot worth celebrating.
Howard County July 4th Festival and Fireworks
Friday, July 4th 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Maple Lawn residents can check out the family fun and fireworks at the Columbia Lakefront. Perfect for entertaining the kids, there are no shortage of fun-filled activities like body painting, wild and crazy hairstyling and live, kid-friendly entertainers. Adults, aren’t forgotten either. Come early to enjoy the live sounds of, Capital Style.