In celebration of Independence Day, the following activities will be held in Martinsburg and surrounding areas:
Saturday, July 3 from 1-6 PM Jefferson Memorial Park Pool in Charles Town WV- Admissions $5 per family with free lemonade and popsicles.
Saturday, July 3 at 7:30 PM Antietam National Battlefield in Sharpsburg, MD, will have a concert featuring the Maryland Sympony Orchestra performing their "Salute to Independence" and fireworks at 9:30 PM. The event will take place behind the park's visitors' center in an open field area. Those who attend should bring their own blankets or lawn chairs. Everyone is welcome to bring a picnic, water, bug repellent, and a flashlight for getting back to their cars. There will be concessions for concertgoers.
Saturday, July 3 The Blue Ridge Patriots of Berkeley County and We The People of Jefferson County will hold their second annual "Tri-County Patriot Picnic- In Honor of Those Who Serve" from 11 AM- 5 PM at Poor House Farm Park. An honor ceremony will be held at 1 PM. The event will feature live music, children activities, and more.
Sunday, July 4 from 1-9 PM War Memorial Park. Activities include a moon bounce, face painting, mini-train, pony rides and fireworks.
Sunday, July 4 at Bethel Assembly of God parking lot free drinks and hotdogs will be given out and a great view of the Martinsburg fireworks beginning at 8:30 PM.
Sunday, July 4 parade and community picnic in Shepherdstown, WV beginning at 3 PM. The parade begins at the top of German Street and proceed to Rumsey Memorial Park with picnic at Rumsey Park. Admission is free. The event will feature a water slide, three-legged race, leap frog races, live entertainment and more.