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Abingdon's Independence Day Extravaganza
Abingdon Market Pavilion, 4:00 pm-9:15 pm
Abingdon All-American Independence Day Extravaganza in downtown Abingdon at the Abingdon Market Pavilion. Now on Thursday July 4th, with a firework finale that's bigger and better than ever before. Visit abingdonmusicexperience.com for a full schedule.
The day’s festivities will begin at 4pm, celebrating Abingdon’s rich Revolutionary War history, with living historians & the Fife & Drum Corps on site. Activities include a Block Party with a foam pit and DJ, kid’s crafts, food trucks & a watermelon eating contest! abingdonmusicexperience.com
The free concert starts at 7:00pm, featuring the blues and southern soul of Carolyn Wonderland. A musical force equipped with the soulful vocals of Janis and the guitar slinging skills of Stevie Ray, Carolyn Wonderland reaches into the depths of the Texas blues tradition with the wit of a poet. She hits the stage with unmatched presence, a true legend in her time.
Other draws for families include an antique car show, historical reenactors celebrating Abingdon’s rich Revolutionary War history, and a block party and foam pit. The entire extravaganza will end in true American style with a firework finale at 9:15.
All activities will take place on Remsburg Drive in downtown Abingdon, either at the Fields Penn Lawn, the Abingdon Market Pavilion or along Remsburg Drive. Public parking is available in the Municipal Lot on Main Street, or on the street as available.