July 4 at 10 a.m. — WOODSTOCK — Celebrate Sunday, July 4th in Woodstock, rain or shine! Billings Farm & Museum’s Old Vermont Fourth Celebration, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. will feature wagon rides, historic speeches, traditional music and games, an old-fashioned game of baseball, spelling bees, and more. Trail Break Taps & Tacos will be on site from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with their food truck serving a variety of tacos, quesadillas, street corn, chips and salsa, plus a beer garden and refreshing non-alcoholic options. Find the day’s schedule at billingsfarm.org.
The excitement continues at the Woodstock Union High School at 6 p.m. with fun children’s activities sponsored by ArtisTree/Purple Crayon Productions and operated by the Change the World Kids, and VT Volunteer Services for Animals Humane Society returns with a variety of games for kids and adults and glow products. The WUHS Alumni Association will be operating the barbecue tent and cookout this year and serving hot dogs, hamburgers, cheeseburgers, sausages, drinks, desserts and more! The Lazy Cow Vermont, a mobile ice cream cafe will serve local Vermont-made ice cream.
Jack Snyder aka Leyeux will perform from 6:15-9:15 p.m. The Ora E. Paul American Legion and Boy Scout Troop 220 will perform a flag ceremony at 8 p.m.
Capping off the evening is a spectacular July 4th fireworks display, sponsored by the town of Woodstock and with support from Billings Farm & Museum and the Woodstock Economic Development Commission.
The town of Woodstock acknowledges the guidance of the state as we come out of the period of pandemic and reopen our state, therefore, the town recommends compliance with state guidelines at this event. For further information visit townofwoodstock.org.