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Welcome to Alderson's 62nd Annual 4th of July Celebration
 

June 24th - July 5th

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- Wild, Wonderful & Free in 2023 -

Click Here For This Years Schedule Of Events

Click Here For The List Of Rubber Duck Prizes

Click Here For The 2022 Sponsor Booklet

Upcoming Events

  • Alderson Train Depot Open For Visitors
    Sat, Jul 01
    Alderson Train Depot
    Jul 01, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Alderson Train Depot, Alderson, WV
    Come join us and visit the historic Alderson Train Depot located on the Monroe county side of Alderson, WV. Built in 1910 the depot has served as a major transportation hub for the area for many years. The depot has been well-preserved and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
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  • Open Mic Night At The Alderson Train Depot
    Sat, Jul 01
    Alderson Train Depot
    Jul 01, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Alderson Train Depot, Alderson, WV
    Please join us at the Alderson Train Depot for an open mic night, where local musicians are welcome to showcase their talents in front of a live audience. Come out and enjoy a night of entertainment while supporting your community's artists.
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  • Alderson Train Depot Open For Visitors
    Tue, Jul 04
    Alderson Train Depot
    Jul 04, 9:00 AM
    Alderson Train Depot, Alderson, WV
    Come join us before, during, and after the parade at the historic Alderson Train Depot located on the Monroe county side of Alderson, WV. Built in 1910 the depot has served as a major transportation hub for the area for many years. Restrooms available.
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  • Racing On The River
    Time is TBD
    Alderson
    Time is TBD
    Alderson, Alderson, WV
    Join us at Racing on the River at the one and only mud racing event during our 4th of July Celebration. Will include side by side dirt drag racing and also mud racing. Contact: Mitchell Thompson ()
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  • Goodson Boys
    Time is TBD
    Alderson Memorial Football Field
    Time is TBD
    Alderson Memorial Football Field, Alderson, WV
    The Goodson Boys are a musical group from the beautiful Greenbrier Valley in Southern WV. They got their start by singing in church at a very young age and in 1988 they started playing music for themselves.
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  • Baby Sparkler, Little Mr&Miss Sparkler, Mr&Miss Sparkler, Little Miss Fireworks, Jr Miss Fireworks, Sr Miss Fireworks
    Time is TBD
    Alderson Community Center, Alderson, WV
    This pageant is a must see! Age groups: (age 0-1, age 1-3, age 3-5, K - 3rd Grade, 4th Grade - 6th Grade, 7th Grade - 9th Grade). $5 admission fee and kids under age 5 are free. Applications can be printed from the Sign-Up Forms at the top of the website. Contact: ()
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  • Miss Fireworks Pageant
    Time is TBD
    Alderson Community Center
    Time is TBD
    Alderson Community Center, Alderson, WV
    Join us as we crown this years 2022 Miss Fireworks and runner ups! This pageant is what kicks off our 4th of July Celebration! $5 admission and children 5 and under are free. Applications can be printed from the Sign-Up Forms at the top of our website. Contact: ()
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  • Youth Bicycle Race
    Time is TBD
    Alderson Memorial Football Field
    Time is TBD
    Alderson Memorial Football Field, Alderson, WV
    This youth bicycle race is a favorite for the kids! This event has 3 age divisions (4-6, 7-9, and 10-12). Pre-registration starts an hour before the start of the race and will be presented by the Tri-County Fire Company. Contact: Jimmy Massey (304-667-3475)
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  • Judging of Home and Business Decorating Contest
    Time is TBD
    Alderson, WV
    People of Alderson are welcome to decorate their homes with their best 4th of July themed decorations! To Register for the Home Decorating Contest please call 304-445-7210 before 10am on June 29th. This is for homes and businesses. Contact: Brenda Gabbert (304-445-7210)
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  • Alderson 4th of July 5K
    Time is TBD
    Alderson Memorial Football Field
    Time is TBD
    Alderson Memorial Football Field, Alderson, WV
    Come join us for a Run for Snacks 5K Race & Kids Fun Run. The race begins at the Alderson Memorial Football Field and follows a scenic route through the heart of historic Alderson. All ages are welcome and pre-registration is required (7:30am - 8:00am). Contact: Laurie Bennett (540-798-5737)
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  • All American Baking Contest
    Time is TBD
    Community Center Kitchen
    Time is TBD
    Community Center Kitchen, Alderson, WV
    Attention All Bakers! This years baking contest entries must be dropped off between Noon - 1:00pm. 2022 Theme: "Best Decorated 4th of July Cake." Sponsored by Sunshine Dist. Little Debbie, Crawley, WV. Contact: Brenda Gabbert (304-445-7210)
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  • 6th Annual Horse Show
    Time is TBD
    117 Greenbrier River Est., Glen Ray Road
    Time is TBD
    117 Greenbrier River Est., Glen Ray Road, Alderson, WV
    Please join us for our 6th Annual Horse Show! Registration starts at 10:00am and show will start at 1:00pm. For more info contact: Corianna Spinks (304-520-8937) or Dina Feury (304-536-2932 - home) or (304-661-1611 - cell)
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  • Ice Cream Social
    Time is TBD
    Alderson Depot
    Time is TBD
    Alderson Depot, Alderson, WV
    Come cool off and join us for our annual Ice Cream Social at our historic depot. This event will give you a chance to make new acquaintances or to meet up with an old friend that you haven't seen in awhile. Contact: Doris Kasley, Alderson Main Street (304-304-2507)
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  • Fireman's Rodeo
    Time is TBD
    Alderson Memorial Football Field
    Time is TBD
    Alderson Memorial Football Field, Alderson, WV
    Each year our local fire departments compete against other departments from across West Virginia in our annual Fireman's Rodeo. This event is free admission and is sponsored by the Alderson Fire Department & EMS. Contact: Rick Honaker (304-445-7420)
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  • Sunday Worship Service
    Time is TBD
    Alderson Area Churches
    Time is TBD
    Alderson Area Churches, Alderson, WV
    Alderson Area Churches cordially invite you to attend the church of your choice. Worship services start at 11:00am
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  • River Events
    Time is TBD
    Alderson Mini Park
    Time is TBD
    Alderson Mini Park, Alderson, WV
    Bring a chair and enjoy an afternoon of fun in and on the banks of the beautiful Greenbrier River. This event will have men, women, children and anything that floats races. This event is sure to be one of the most enjoyable attractions to our celebration. Contact: Briton Kirby (304-646-0841)
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  • Car Show
    Time is TBD
    Old Gbr. Baptist Church Parking Lot
    Time is TBD
    Old Gbr. Baptist Church Parking Lot, Alderson, WV
    Please join us for one of our fan favorites! Located across from the Old Greenbrier Baptist Church you will find an assortment of current automobile models, debuts, concept cars, or out-of-production classics and much more.
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  • 2022 Grand Parade
    Time is TBD
    Alderson, WV
    Time is TBD
    Alderson, WV
    Queens, floats, cars, bicycles, tractors, horses, fire engines & more! Trophies/prizes in all categories. Parade lineup starts at 8:00am. After the parade, trophies/prizes can be picked up at the Alderson Memorial Football Field. Contact: Jimmy Massie (304-667-3475)
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