July 4th "Spirit of America" Celebration

Bisset Park, 49 Berkley Williams Drive, Radford, VA 24141
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City of Radford, Va July 4th "Spirit of America" Celebration will be held in beautiful Bisset Park on Wednesday July 4, 2018. There will be lots of Food and Craft Vendors, Music, Kid's Activities and the best Fireworks around. Also, the Radford Police Department will have a K-9 Exhibition. 

This is a FREE Event. 

Shuttle Buses will run 1:30pm-10:30pm

We welcome back, CMA Hall of Fame Member, Jimmy Fortune who is our Main Attraction, sponsored by Classic Country WBRF 98.1FM. 

Opening for Jimmy will be David Frizzell, CMA Vocal Duo of the Year Winner

Returning this year, Carolina Beach Music Hall of Fame Artists, The Castaways.

Returning from a past performance, Glen Shelton, who has opened for over 40 National Acts.

New this year is
Faithful Praise featuring Tommy Fortune.

So come on out for some Great Entertainment & Fun and help us Celebrate the "Spirit of America"!
Hope to see you there! 

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If you would be interested in becoming a Food or Craft Vendor, please contact Donna Wolfe at (540) 731-3633 or by email Donna.Wolfe@radfordva.gov

Craft Vendors will need to download our Vendor Application.

Food Vendors will need to download our Vendor Application and Temporary Event Application.

Please return forms and payments to: Radford Parks & Recreation Department 200 George Street Radford, Va 24141. 


Schedule of Events

*All Music will be held at the Gazebo​*
**New Starting Time
& Fireworks Time**

1:30pm - 7:30pm Rides/Games 
sponsored by WDBJ7 
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Faithful Praise
2:45pm - 3:45pm Glen Shelton
4pm - 5pm The Castaways
5pm - 5:15pm Opening remarks by 
David Horton
Patriotic Readings by   
DIck Harshberger
National Anthem sung by 
Glen Shelton
5:15pm - 5:45pm K-9 Exhibition
Radford Police Department
6pm - 7pm David Frizzell
7:15pm - 8:45pm JIMMY FORTUNE
sponsored by WBRF 98.1FM
9:30pm Fireworks sponsored by Third Security
Bisset Park Fireworks



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