A 5-day celebration leading up to July 4th – The Town of Big Stone Gap is painted red, white, and, blue as the celebration for our country’s independence is honored. Live music performances by area bands, food vendors from all over Southwest Virginia, games, inflatables, races, contests, and more! An event for all ages leading up to the 4th of July parade and a huge outdoor concert at Bullitt Park. The celebration concludes at dusk with one of the greatest fireworks displays around!
Hawaiian Luau Block Party at the Visitor Center 5 pm -11 pm. Wear your best Hawaiian outfits and stretch your toes in the sand! DJ JP Rooftop DJ!!!!!!!!! Best Hawaiian Shirt Contest, Snow Cones, Giant Sand Box, Food Trucks, Music, Corn Hole, Games, Contest, and Prizes!
Far Fetched Grooming & Boarding Pet Show @ Miners Park 6pm. Prizes& Awards for: Most Exotic, Best Dressed, Pet/Owner Twinsies, Top Dog, Champion Cat, Funniest, Most Unique, Best Personality, Best Trick, Ruby’s Pick. Sponsored by Far Fetched Grooming of Big Stone Gap.
Particulars: Madison Weight System to determine weight classes at 7:00PM official weigh in. 3 – 1 minute rounds. VHSL certified official. Medals for winners and trophies for the “fan favorite match.” Wrestlers must pay $25 entry fee and fill out event waiver.
The town will donate all proceeds to Union Wrestling.
BIG STONE GAP’S INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION AT BULLITT PARK 4pm – 11pm. $5 entry fee kids 12 and under free. Food Trucks, Inflatables, Cornhole Tournament, Wine/Beer & Beer Cart. Live Music starting at 4pm till fireworks! CTM Productions will be bringing you a jam packed artist lineup of bandsas they warm you up for our headliner THE BREAKFAST CLUB! DJ Jahmal Potter will be your host for the evening! One of the best Fireworks Displays in Southwest Virginia starts at dusk!