FORT LEE, Va. – Fort Lee Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation present the Fourth at the Fort Independence Day Celebration Saturday, July 4 from 5-10 p.m. at Williams Stadium.

Fourth at the Fort features music from high-energy band Redneck Pool Party followed by the 392nd Army Band.  A rock wall, bounce houses, and sports challenges are all part of this year’s KidZone and more than a dozen vendors are signed on to sell food and beverages.  The event concludes with a spectacular fireworks show beginning at about 9:35 p.m.

Admission and parking are free and open to the general public. KidZone tickets are $1 each or $20 for an unlimited access armband.

Fourth at the Fort is presented by Priority Toyota and sponsored by First Command, USAA, USO Hampton Roads and Central Virginia, Fort Lee Federal Credit Union, Southside Regional Medical Center, Metro PCS and the University of Phoenix.

To access Fort Lee for this event, drivers must be able to show a Driver’s License, current vehicle registration and proof of insurance.  Adult passengers must show a Driver’s License or other government-issued photo identification. All vehicles are subject to search.

Smoking, personal pyrotechnics, glass and pets are prohibited in or around the event area. Coolers may be no larger than 6” x 6” x 12”. If the Fourth at the Fort is cancelled due to weather, vendors and fireworks display will be available on July 5. For more details, visit or call (804) 765-3176.

Commercial sponsorship does not imply endorsement by the U.S. Department of Defense, the U.S. Army, or FMWR.