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Join the Town of Herndon on Saturday, July 4, 2015 for a family-fun event featuring games, patriotic arts & craft activities, family games, bingo, food, balloon artists and more. 
Events take place in Bready Park at the Herndon Community Center, 814 Ferndale Ave.

Schedule of Events: 

7:00 pm -
 Games, bingo and children's arts & crafts begin - all for free! Festival foods will be available for sale.

7:15 pm - E3 Band performs.  E3 is a uniquely entertaining cover band. They play classic R&B, rock, reggae, funk, and todays chart toppers 

9:30 pm - Our fabulous fireworks show is choreographed to music and begins at dark, approximately.

Please note traffic will be rerouted.  Motorists should expect detours and alteration of traffic routes throughout town at the conclusion of the fireworks display at Bready Park for up to 60 minutes, or until most of the traffic clears. Those parked at Herndon Community Center may not exit until the Fire Marshall gives the all clear which can be as much as 45 minutes following the fireworks show.
Traffic adjustments will be as follows beginning between 8 and 8:30 p.m.:

- Herndon Parkway will be reduced to one lane approaching Ferndale Avenue;

- No turns from Herndon Parkway onto Ferndale Avenue will be permitted;

- Elden Street southbound into town at Monroe Street will be closed during this period and all traffic must turn right on Monroe Street;

- Elden Street traffic northbound at Alabama Drive will be re-routed;

- Herndon Middle School traffic exiting from 5th Street must turn left (west) on Locust Street and may only then turn left (south)onto Elden Street;

- St Joseph's Church parking lot will exit onto Peachtree Street and may turn left only onto Elden Street;

- Bready Park softball and Herndon Centennial Golf course parking lots will exit onto Ferndale Avenue towards Herndon Parkway only;

- Ferndale Avenue traffic will only be able to turn right onto Park Ave or Herndon Parkway.

- Sterling Road (Rt 606) southbound from Herndon Parkway, is restricted to local access only;

- Vine Street is closed from Ferndale Ave to Grace St and Main Drive is closed;

- Access from Locust Street is restricted on School Street, Spruce Street, and Grace Streetl

- Additional closures or re-routing is possible on other streets around Bready Park and the Herndon Centennial Golf Course

Event Tips:

- Leave pets and personal fireworks at home.
- Parking is available at Herndon Middle School, Herndon Centennial Golf course, and Herndon Community Center. Please note: cars parked in the Herndon Community Center parking lot will not be released until the Fire Marshal declares the area safe - a delay of 30-45 minutes after the fireworks show concludes.
- Bring a blanket or lawn chair. 
- Remember all coolers and bags may be alcohol, glass containers or personal fireworks allowed.
- For your safety, the Fire Marshal prohibits anyone on the Herndon Centennial Golf Course from 8:00 - 10:30 pm, July 4th.

The Herndon Community Center is open on July 4th from 11am - 6pm.


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