Fourth of July in Yorktown
By The Grit Editors | Jun 12, 2018
YORKTOWN, Virginia — The Yorktown Independence Day Celebration will take place July 4 and feature a full day of family-friendly events, including 8K and 5K run/walks, a parade, a patriotic concert, and plenty of fireworks. Don’t forget to stop by the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown for an all-day Liberty Celebration, which will include historic demonstrations, farm events, and artillery and military drills.
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