Middletown, Virginia will be holding their annual 4th of July Parade. During the parade we are asking that everyone practices social distancing. Please wear a cloth face covering while keeping 6 feet apart. Wash your hands often, stay home if you are sick.
*Parade will begin at 5pm and Main Street will be shut down shortly before. Parade must be contact-less! No candy or shaking hands or passing out materials. We have cancelled the judges table and announcers table to prevent people from gathering. In addition, craft show, kids games and concerts in the park have been cancelled.
*Food Vendors will be spread throughout town, in addition to Italian Touch, Scoops and Swirls and Shaffer’s BBQ being open, we will also have 4 additional food vendors.
*Handicap Parking only will be in the Park, folks are asked to stay with their vehicles and take their trash with them when they leave and not to wander around the grounds.
*The Middletown Police Department, Frederick County Sheriff’s Office, Stephens City Police Department and Lord Fairfax Community College Police Department will be assisting with the event.
*Social Distancing Signage will be placed around town and people are strongly encouraged to consider spacing and masks.
*Fireworks will begin at roughly 9:15pm and the display will last about 30 minutes. Please be patient exiting town when the display is over. Firework viewing area signs have been placed around town, in addition to being placed on the map.