A note from The Burgess of Walkersville
We hope you, as residents of Walkersville, who have been enduring the pandemic, will enjoy the fireworks display sponsored by the Town of Walkersville at 9:30 pm on Friday July 3rd. They will be launched from the Walkersville Volunteer Fire Company Carnival Grounds at 75 West Frederick Street.
Food will be served at Company 11 (located on 79 W Frederick Street) between 6 to 9 p.m. and options will include chicken tenders and pizza.
In the Activities Building, located on the Carnival Grounds, we will be serving canned drinks, prepackaged ice cream, and doing a tip jar sale (ONLY FOR THOSE OVER 18 YEARS IN AGE)
Cash bingo and Tips will be held at the Walkersville Volunteer Rescue Company Building (located at 73 West Frederick Street)
THIS IS NOT THE CARNIVAL. SOCIAL DISTANCING AND MASKS ARE REQUIRED ON THE GROUNDS, AT THE FIRE AND RESCUE COMPANY, AND IN THE ACTIVITIES BUILDINGS. EXCEPTIONS INCLUDE WHEN YOU ARE AT YOUR CAR, SEATED ON THE GROUNDS, SEATED PLAYING BINGO, OR SEATED AT A TABLE EATING.
SINCE WE COULD RUN OUT OF FOOD OR DRINKS – You may bring your own food/drinks onto the grounds.
NO ALCOHOL, DRUGS, FIREARMS, OR FIREWORKS WILL BE PERMITTED DURING THIS EVENT!
Parking is available on the carnival grounds on a first come, first served basis.
ONCE THE CARNIVAL LOT IS FULL, FREDERICK STREET WILL BE CLOSED AT
- 194 at High School/Fire Company Entrance, and
- FREDERICK STREET AT NICODEMUS ROAD
IF YOU PARK ON THE GROUNDS OR NEAR THE GROUNS YOU WILL BE DIRECTED BY LAW ENFORCMENT TO EXIT. BE ADIVSED, YOU MAY HAVE TO WAIT AND MAY BE SENT A DIRECTION YOU DID NOT INTEND.
* The carnival grounds are private property and anyone not following the rules will not be allowed on site.
Please come celebrate the 4th of July Holiday in a safe manner during this pandemic.
Rain Date: 6-9 p.m. on Saturday July 4th.
If just Fireworks are postponed then we will not be serving food on July 4th.
Last minute announcements of road closures and cancellations will be posted on https://www.facebook.com/walkersvillefire/