RICHMOND, Va (WTVR)
If your Holiday Weekend calls for a stay in Richmond, then this is for you, a free fireworks and music event at Rocketts Landing, Memorial Day, Sunday, May 27, Rocketts Red Glare, benefiting the Neighborhood Resource Center of Great Fulton.
Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and a picnic basket and enjoy an evening of live music starting off with Colin Healy at 5:30 followed by The Kings of Swing from 6:30 to the fireworks display at 9pm at Rocketts Landing. If you prefer to watch the fireworks from the Boathouse, Conch Republic Rocketts and M Bistro & Wine Bar make sure to call ahead for reservations.
Families will get a chance to see replicas of the Historic Nina and Pinta, two of three ships that sailed with Christopher Columbus docked at Rocketts Landing. Other viewing sites include Libby Hill, Gillies Creek, Chimborazo, and the Great Shiplock Park. For parking and more information on Rocketts Red Glare log onto www.rockettsredglare.com.