Charles County, Maryland hosts the special event, "Celebrate Charles, A Fun-Filled Fourth," on the 4th of July featuring food, entertainment, and a fireworks display. Parking and admission are free. Musical entertainment will be provided by Sam Grow and The British Invasion Band. The event, located in Waldorf, Maryland, includes a "Best of Charles Marketplace," which features food and drink from local restaurants and caterers. Participating food establishments include: Kona Ice, Chrystal's Princess Treasures, Joyfully Sewn, Spin It Again, Sir Pops A Lot Kettle Corn, Plantation Peanuts, Diane's Treasures, Mike's Chicken and Ribs, Cookies Cakes, Artsy Anything, Anything's Possible Creations, Turnings By Darrel, Shelly Cusic, Vince's Tasty Creations, G-ROD Jerk Ribs & BBQ, Dooley's Backyard BBQ, Asian Taste, Kreative Kreation, Circus Ice Cream, A Taste of Southern Maryland, Wee Bean Roasting Company, and Good Stuff Grill.
Kids activities include inflatables, face painting, caricatures, Crabby Cove bumper boats and more. All-You-Can-Play Wristbands will be available for purchase for $5 each.
Location and Parking
Regency Furniture Stadium, 11765 St. Linus Dr. Waldorf, Maryland. The stadium is located just south of Billingsley Road, the new East/West highway connecting US Route 301 and MD Route 5.
Parking will be available at La Plata High School (6035 Radio Station Road, La Plata) and St. Charles High School (5305 Piney Church Road, Waldorf). Free shuttle service will be provided from La Plata High School to the event.
- Music and Entertainment – 4:30-9:00 p.m.
- Taste of Charles County - 4:30-7:30 p.m.
- Fireworks Display: 9:30 p.m.