Celebrate this Saturday by partaking of the festive Independance Day events for Pennington Gap with something for the entire family.
Tomorrow vendors can set up for free but phone 546-1177 for placement. Registration for the Greenway 5K Run begins at 8am with the race to start at 9am.
The Tennis Tournament is scheduled to begin at 9am and interested individuals are asked to show up thirty minutes prior. Then at 10am will be the start of the Co-ed 3 on 3 Basketball, Scavenger Hunt for the ATV Riders, Horseshoe Contest, Lee County Soccer Association and the Southwest Antique Tractor Association Tractor Show.
The Pool will be open from 10am-7pm with contests to be held from 2-3pm, inflatables will be available all day and the gates will also open at this time for ATV Racing. Then at 12noon will be the Cornhole Tournament at the Welcome Center lasting until 2:30pm, and the Liberty Cruise-In Car Show.
At 2pm will be the ATV Drag Race and Pool contests like Biggest Splash, Mello Yello Chug among them with prizes awarded. From 3-9pm they’ll have Bingo, Karaoke and Putt Putt. Beginning at 4pm will be Co-ed Volleyball with music on the stage at 5pm by Shellaina Ely slated to begin at 5pm and Kudzu Killers taking the stage at 6pm. Then Dressed to Kill will perform at 8pm, and the ATV Night Ride will depart from the Welcome Center at 9pm.
Lastly the big event, the 2019 4th of July Fireworks display with begin at 10pm.