June 18, 2021
Mark Your Calendars for the 4th of July in Yorktown, Summer Reading Program Registration, and Youth Soccer
July 4th Schedule of Events Released
A day of free family-fun awaits visitors to Yorktown on Sunday, July 4, beginning with the York County Historical Museum’s annual Independence Day 8K Run/Walk! Registrations are still being accepted for this race that takes place along the scenic roads and trails of the Yorktown battlefield. For those who choose to not participate in person, there are virtual options as well. Click here for more race information and to sign up. Following the race, the patriotic parade will march along Water Street, up Ballard, and then down Main Street, and includes the Fifes & Drums of York Town, local officials, scout groups, and more! Family activities begin at 1 p.m. with the food area opening at 4. A bell ringing ceremony and a concert by Super Jazz Band featuring Conni Ironmonger begin at 7 and 8, respectively, followed by FIREWORKS at 9:15. The battlefield parking area opens at 4 p.m. Details are available in this week’s press release and on the Visit Yorktown website. More details will be released next week.