On Thursday, July 4, 2019, the 2019 Fourth of July Celebration will take place in the District of Columbia.
Timeline of Events:
National Independence Day Parade from 11:45 am to 2:00 pm Parade will be held on Constitution Avenue NW between 7th to 17th Street
Salute to America at Lincoln Memorial from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm This will include a speech by President Trump and military planes fly over
A Capital Fourth Concert at the U.S. Capital (west lawn at the Capitol Building) from 8:00 pm to approximately 9:30 pm
Fireworks Display will be launched from the West Potomac Park behind the Lincoln Memorial and will begin at approximately 9:05 pm and continue until approximately 9:45 pm
In conjunction with this event, there will be extensive street closures, increased pedestrian traffic, and planned demonstrations around town. For a full list of road closures please visit https://mpdc.dc.gov/
There will also be parking restrictions along many streets; look for the posted emergency no parking signage. All vehicles that are parked in violation of the emergency no parking signs will be ticketed and towed. Please visit https://www.wmata.com/ f