Red, White, and Lights 2024

Celebrate the Independence Day holiday with live music, food trucks, and a kids’ zone. The Richmond Symphony is headlining the show with a laser light show finale.* FREE Admission!

Event Information: [email protected]

*Please note: The finale is a laser-light show set to music. There are NO fireworks.

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Event Schedule

4:00pm Gates open

  • Kids’ Zone (4-8pm)
  • Roving entertainment
  • Food trucks
  • Meadow Farm Buildings Open (Farmhouse, Kitchen, Parsons Center)

Stage Entertainment

  • 5:00pm – Henrico Police Acoustic Blue Band
  • 6:30pm – J. Roddy Walston
  • 7:45pm – Henrico County Welcome, “The Star-Spangled Banner” by Sarah Walston and “Lift Every Voice and Sing” by Desiree Roots
  • 8:00pm – Richmond Symphony with J. Roddy Walston
  • 9:15pm – Laser Light Show with Richmond Symphony

We’re excited to welcome Greg McQuade from WTVR CBS6 as the 2024 Red, White, and Lights emcee!

Kids’ Zone

Bring the family over to the Kids’ Zone for an afternoon of fun! You might even see Jonathan the Juggler or Uncle Sam on Stilts. The Kids’ Zone is open from 4-8pm.

  • Inflatable bounce houses and games
  • Face painting and balloon twisting
  • Balloon art display
  • Community art project
  • Fun Bus – mobile kids gym


Curbside Creations Cajun and American faire
Shakedown Eats Loaded tater tots, chicken tenders, spring rolls
Jamaica Jamrock Kitchen Jamaican cuisine, oxtail, curry goat
Jus Cukn BBQ
Tri City Concession Carnival/Soul Food
Virginia Vendor Food Services American Festival Faire


American Fruity Smoothie Smoothies, Funnel Cakes, Fried Oreo
Elite Treats & Eats Ice Cream
Colonial Corn Kettle Corn
Pop’s Kettle Corn Kettle Corn
Pretty & Proud So Icy Shaved Ice
Dwater Ice D’Lights Shaved Ice
Sweet Tooth Ice Cream Ice Cream
Kona Ice Icees
Jiji Frozen Custard
Squeeze Em’s Lemonade

What To Bring

Outside Food/Drink Alcohol
Blankets/Chairs Grills/Tailgating
Umbrellas* Canopies
Comfortable Shoes Drones
Dogs on a Leash**  

*Umbrellas must be held, or attached to a chair (cannot be staked into the ground). They cannot obstruct anyone’s view.
**Dogs on a leash are allowed at the event. Please note that there will be large crowds and lots of noise.

Accessibility & ASL Interpreters

Accessible parking spaces will be available to those with a disabled license plate or placard. Spots are limited and guests will need to walk a short distance to the main event area. Accessible restrooms will be available.

We are also pleased to offer ASL interpretation at Red, White & Lights! Look for a designated seating area near the stage.

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