Top 7 Things to do in July

in Fredericksburg, Stafford & Spotsylvania, VA

By Jenny Sites July 1, 2021

Here is Macaroni Kid Fredericksburg's picks for the eight things to do in the Fredericksburg, Stafford and Spotsylvania this July. Click on the links for all the details!

1. Visit a Farmer's Market

We have So many great Farmer's Markets in our area. There is one Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday - Be sure to visit one this month!

2. Celebrate Independence Day!

Lots of our beloved 4th of July celebrations are back this year! Visit our Independence Day Guide for a list of what is available. Most are happening on the 4th this year since it's a weekend, however, a couple are happening before.

3. Participate in a Challenge!

Why not get out in the community and have a little fun while also getting the opportunity to win prizes!?!  Click the links below for details on each!

4. Join a Summer Reading Program!

We have put together a list of 7 different Free Summer Reading Programs to choose from. You can do one, some or all!  Each program has different goals and freebies or prizes to win.

5. Go to an outdoor Movie!

Visit our Event Calendar to find out when/where and which movie is showing. There is a free outdoor movie somewhere every week.

6. Listen to Live Music!

We have a large variety of musical talent in our area providing us with weekly outdoor concerts.  Find them here.

7. Go on a Picnic

Join the weekly Picnic in the Park or enjoy a picnic at one of our other local parks.  Be sure to pack the sunscreen & bug spray and follow safety rules.

8. Dine at a local Food Truck

Find a local Food Truck and enjoy some scrumptious food!  πŸ“ΈPost a selfie or a photo of your food, tag the food truck and #mackidfxbg and we will choose 1 lucky person to win a surprise from Macaroni Kid Fredericksburg!

9. Check out CertifiKid deals

Find great deals on CertifiKid - including Fishing Charters, Lavender Farms, Nuclear Circus, Indoor Play, Waterparks, Paintball, Monster Trucks, River Tours, Zipline tours, Museums, Scavenger Hunts, Pirate Adventures, Busch Gardens Tickets, and more. Plus, out of state fun like bus tickets, Dude Perfect show tickets, Train rides & Sesame Place tickets at 40% off.

10. Do something you haven't done before!

Get adventurous! Visit our local events calendar or Travel VA Guide and find something you've never done before.  Go somewhere new, try a new food (see our Kid's Eat Free and Cheap Guide), explore our area, make a craft...


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