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Show Your Patriotic Spirit in the Leesburg 4th of July Parade

All are welcome to participate in the 27th annual Independence Day Parade.

Post Date:06/09/2017 10:56 AM
Central Loudoun Youth Football, 2016 Patriot Cup winners
Central Loudoun Youth Football League
2016 Patriot Cup winners 

Leesburg, VA (June 9, 2017) – You’ve always wanted to be in a parade and now’s your chance! The Town of Leesburg is seeking entries for the 2017 Independence Day Parade, sponsored by Loudoun Medical Group.

The parade will kick-off at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 4, 2017, from Ida Lee Park, travel south on King Street and conclude at Fairfax Street. Civic groups, youth organizations, community groups, families and others are encouraged to participate in the parade. No entry fee is required! Pre-registration is encouraged, but not mandatory. The application for the parade is available online at www.leesburgva.gov/july4th or at the front desk of Ida Lee Park Recreation Center.

This year’s parade will feature the 10th Annual Patriot Cup Competition, sponsored by the Loudoun Now newspaper. This award will go the best parade entry, as judged by members of the Leesburg Daybreak Rotary Club. The winners will have their name engraved on the Patriot Cup which is displayed in the Town Hall trophy case outside the Council Chamber.

For more information, contact Ida Lee Park Recreation Center at 703-777-1368 or online at www.idalee.org.

Media Contact:
Betsy Arnett
Public Information Officer
barnett@leesburgva.gov 
703-771-2734



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