If you live in an apartment in Glen Allen, VA you can enjoy Memorial Day in Richmond this weekend. Rocketts Red Glare returns for its second year of fireworks and festivities at Rocketts Landing on Sunday, May 26 – just in time for Memorial Day. This weekend is the unofficial start of summer and you welcome summer with a bang!
The festivities start at 5:30 p.m. The Kings of Swing play at 6:30 p.m. And the fireworks are expected around 9 p.m.
Here's the full entertainment schedule:
5:30 p.m.- Mike Banks and Chris Norred
6:30 p.m.- Kings of Swing
9 p.m.- Fireworks
The food trucks from RVA Street Foodies will be there dishing up food truck goodness. Plus beer and wine will be available.
Participating food trucks:
- Soul Ice
- King of Pops
- The Dog Wagon
- Curbside Creations Food Truck
- Slideways Mobile Bistro
- The Meatball Company
The festivities are free and open to the public. Bring a blanket and chairs to lounge and relax while you watch the fireworks explode over the James River.
Picnics are also welcome. Or you could go fancy and enjoy dinner at the Boathouse or Conch Republic while watching the fireworks – although we’re sure both spots will be hoppin'.
More information - Richmond.com