Red, white and blue.

Who’s ready to celebrate Independence Day?

There are plenty of options through the weekend and into next week since July 4th falls on Tuesday.

TODAY:

Wellsburg’s 4th of July celebration is billed as the biggest in the state and runs through Independence Day. It features lots of food, fun, games and fireworks. There will be a parade and fireworks on July 4th.

Wellsburg

 

Independence Day Celebration, Sam Michael’s Park, Shenandoah Junction, 5-10 p.m., food vendors and fireworks. www.jcprc.org.

The Journal

The Journal

Cars 3 is playing at Warner’s Drive-In outside of Franklin and children 11 years old or younger will be admitted free to the movie. Tickets for those 12 and older are $5 each.

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Weirton will host the Wheeling Sympathy Orchastra at 7:30 p.m. at the Weirton Event Center, followed by fireworks at the ballfield.

weirton

Hundred will have fireworks at dusk.

U.S. Air Force

U.S. Air Force

Mountaineer Days in Thomas will run through Sunday and will feature fireworks after dark tonight.

mnt days

Point Pleasant fireworks will conclude the evening at the Sternwheel Regatta Festival.

WOWK

WOWK

SUNDAY:

Wheeling Heritage Car Show will be held 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Heritage Port featuring more than 100 cars on display.

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

New Martinsville will host the Back Home Appalachian Arts and Music Festival followed by fireworks at dusk.

back home

Moundsville fireworks can be seen at Valley Fork Park at dusk.

Flickr

Flickr

MONDAY:

Grant County Parks and Recreation Independence Day Celebration begins at 7 p.m. with a tribute to Elvis Presley sponsored by the City of Petersburg. It will continue Tuesday morning with a car show and parade, while the day will be capped off with fireworks at 9:45 p.m.

Golden Anchor Cabins

Golden Anchor Cabins

Wheeling Symphony Orchestra at the Clarksburg Amphitheater will include a fireworks show and the free event is open to the public beginning at 7:30 p.m. Venue is Veterans Memorial Park.

The Exponent Telegram

The Exponent Telegram

Huntington’s Harris Riverfront Park will be home to DAWG Dazzle which runs from 5-9 p.m. The evening is $5 per person and includes live music as well as a fireworks extravaganza.

The Herd Insider

The Herd Insider

JULY 4th:

Shepherdstown 4th of July parade and community picnic will be held rain or shine. The parade begins downtown at 11 a.m., with a picnic following at noon to 3 p.m. in the pavilion at Morgan’s Grove Park. Picnic food will be sold at the park, and there will be lots of free children’s activities.

Shepherdstown Visitors Center

Shepherdstown Visitors Center

Celebrate America will feature a performance of American favorites by the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra followed by fireworks at Wheeling’s Heritage Port.Wheeling Heritage Port is organizing the event which runs from 7-11 p.m.

Weelunk

Weelunk

The West Virginia Symphony Orchestra returns to Haddad Riverfront Park in Charleston to present a bass ensemble of patriotic music before a grand finale of fireworks. Fireworks will start between 9-9:30 p.m.

The West Virginia Symphony Orchestra

The West Virginia Symphony Orchestra

Chester’s July 4th celebration will include a 5k Freedom Run at 9 a.m., kids activities at 11:30 a.m., food and vendors beginning at 11 a.m., a parade at 4 p.m. and fireworks at 10 p.m.

Wikimedia

Wikimedia

Fairmont’s Palatine Park will be the location for the annual community July 4th celebration. The Shinnston Community Band starts the day’s entertainment at noon, followed by the Morgantown Jazz Ensemble and then BuckShot VB at 6 p.m. The fireworks show over the Monongahela River begins at 10 p.m.

WBOY

WBOY

Celebrate the Fourth of July in Fairview! will feature entertainment and speakers throughout the day with fireworks at 10 p.m.

Marion County CVB

Marion County CVB

Morgantown’s Independence Day celebration includes a parade and awards ceremony downtown, live music at the Hazel Ruby Mcquain Amphitheater on the Monongahela riverfront followed by fireworks at 10 p.m.

Greater Morgantown CVB

Greater Morgantown CVB

Martinsburg’s fireworks display will take place at War Memorial Park. The park will be open all day to the public for swimming and miniature golf prior to the fireworks show. Visitors will be asked to vacate the park at dusk and people should make other viewing plans for the show which begins at 9:30 p.m.

ULiveWV

ULiveWV

 

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