July 4th Events in Norfolk

There are some exciting events taking place in Downtown Norfolk on July 4th, 2018.

- The USS MONTEREY will be open for General Public tours throughout the day on July 4th in the Norfolk Harbor, where it will be located near Nauticus and the crew will host tours from 10am - 4pm. More specific information is provided in the attached Press Release from Navy Region Mid-Atlantic!

- FOX News Channel selected Norfolk as its host city for their #ProudAmerican coverage on July 4th and will be broadcasting live from the flight deck of the USS MONTEREY. They will present stories featuring the U.S. Navy as well as the City of Norfolk and Colonial Williamsburg, and they will be available to meet with Military Families during the day. Additional information is in the attached Press Release.

- That evening, FOX News Anchor Harris Faulkner will meet with Military Families, more information is included in the attached Flyer and details below:

WHO: Harris Faulkner, FOX News Anchor
WHAT: Talking with Military Families about her life growing up as a Military Child: The challenges and experiences. Ms. Faulkner will also be discussing her book, "9 Rules of Engagement" and the Proud American campaign, and will be available for a meet/greet with Military Families.
WHEN: Wednesday, July Fourth; from 6:00-6:30 pm
WHERE: Half Moone Cruise Terminal, located at 1 Waterside Drive, Downtown Norfolk

Parking is available in garages in downtown Norfolk. Recommended garage is the Town Point Garage on the corner of Main and Boush Street. There is a charge for this parking garage.

MISC: **Seats are limited to the first 100 people.** Families interested in attending should RSVP to 757-322-2852 <tel:+17573222852>  and leave their name, command, number in their group, and a phone number to be reached.
Wristbands will be issued to guests, which will give them access to an area in Town Point Park to listen to the U.S. Fleet Forces Band Concert and watch the fireworks show Free of Charge.

- The U.S. Fleet Forces Band will perform free for the public in Town Point Park. The popular music group Four Star Edition will entertain audiences with a high-energy show covering a wide range of music from classic hits to today's rock, pop, hip hop and country tunes from 6:30-7:30pm on the Main Stage.

- Beginning at 8:15pm, the U.S. Fleet Forces Band Wind Ensemble will perform a free concert featuring patriotic favorites prior to the fireworks show, which will begin at 9:30pm.