Abingdon Independence Day Celebration returns bigger and better

Published 1:12 pm Friday, June 23, 2023

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The Independence Day Celebration in Abingdon, Va., is on July 1. This year’s event promises an unforgettable day filled with live music, delicious food, engaging activities, a thrilling cornhole tournament with $1,000 in prizes, and an epic fireworks display at Latture Field around 9:30 p.m.
The festivities start with a diverse lineup of live music, including Adam Bolt and Caitlyn Krisco and the Broadcast. Food vendors will tantalize tastebuds with delectable treats and traditional favorites. History enthusiasts can immerse themselves in the past with reenactors bringing iconic moments to life.
Families will find plenty of fun for kids, including crafts and interactive experiences. The Magic of Dave Vaught will host two performances on the stage located at the Abingdon Farmers Market.
Sports enthusiasts can test their skills in the cornhole tournament, vying to win a share of $1,000 in prizes. The night sky will come alive with a breathtaking fireworks display at 9:30 p.m., providing a mesmerizing end to the celebration.The Abingdon Independence Day Celebration is a cherished tradition that dedicated sponsors, volunteers, and the community make possible. The celebration will be held at the Abingdon Visitor Center, Farmers Market, and Remsburg Drive.

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