Celebrate Independence Day at George Washington’s boyhood home! Play colonial games, tour the Washington House, meet a George Washington reenactor, watch a flag retirement ceremony, talk with archaeologists around an active dig site, take a selfie with B101.5’s Buzzy the Bee, make crafts, explore different historical encamped military units — and much more! Food trucks on-site.

Flag retirement ceremony is at 1 pm.

Just $1.00 per person, ages 3 and up. Children 2 and under free. Purchase tickets on-site, cash or credit card. No advance ticket sales.

Shuttles will run between the Eagles Lodge parking lot on Cool Springs Road and Ferry Farm, Patawomeck Museum & Cultural Center, and Fourth in Fredericksburg events. Handicap parking only available onsite at Ferry Farm. Additional parking is located at the Eagles lot and Patawomeck Museum & Cultural Center.

Event is rain or shine. No pets permitted on site at this event, excluding service dogs.  No coolers and no alcohol permitted.


Eagles Lodge
21 Cool Springs Rd
Fredericksburg, VA 22405

Patawomeck Museum & Cultural Center
638 Kings Hwy
Fredericksburg, VA 22405

George Washington’s Ferry Farm
268 Kings Highway
Fredericksburg, VA 22405

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