This is an annual event which has been celebrated for the past 38 years in Emmitsburg. Join in activities like our 6K Run, our bike rides & bike rodeo, the car, truck & motorcycle show, horseshoe contest, traditional field games, live music, kids activities and rides, craft & vendor show, parade, Memorial Program, and our Independence Day Fireworks! And if you love history the civil war tours at the National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton as well as two national monuments and two museums are open to explore. We are within fifteen minutes of the Gettysburg civil war sites and a half an hour from the Frederick civil war sites. Make Saturday, June 29th a day to visit Emmitsburg!