The event will take place rain or shine. Please follow the Chesterfield County Parks and Recreation Facebook page for event updates. In case of severe weather, please report to your vehicle or seek shelter at LC Bird High School, as directed by safety personnel.
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All event traffic must use Krause Road. Fourth of July Celebration presented by Virginia Credit Union will take place at the Chesterfield County Fairgrounds (10300 Courthouse Road). Download Driving Directions (PDF) for step-by-step instructions on how to get there. Gates open at 5 p.m. All bags and coolers are subject to search.
Parking is available across from the Fairgrounds in lots at LC Bird High School, Chesterfield Technical Center and OB Gates Elementary School, and the Parks and Recreation Maintenance Office. Some roads around the Fairgrounds area will be closed. Traffic must enter via Krause Road.
Once lots are full, traffic will be rerouted to other areas.
Parking map (PDF)
Porta-potties units will be placed throughout the Fairgrounds. Accessible units will be available.
We’re sorry, only service animals allowed.
Yes, bring a chair or blanket to enjoy the music and fireworks.
Medical service personnel will be on site.
Yes, you can leave and return at any time. Entry is free.
Media contacts/outlets that plan on attending must use Krause Road. Identify yourself with media credentials, and event security will provide parking instructions.
There will be a Kids' Zone this year with bounce houses. Wristbands will cost $5. Cash or card.The Kids' Zone will close at 8:30 p.m.
This year’s musical entertainment will be The KOS Band, an exciting, powerful, and dynamic musical entity playing all the best dance music - featuring top 40, Motown and classic rock 'n roll hits from the 60's through today. Band will play sets at 6:15 pm. and 7:45 p.m. A DJ will also provide music. Roving entertainers will move throughout the venue as well.