4th of July in Arlington: Things To Do, Road Closures, and More

Heads up for those of you sticking around town for the 4th of July. Arlington County has released the following road closure notices:

Road closures: The Arlington County Police Department will close a number of streets on Sunday, July 4, for the Independence Day holiday.  Listed below are the streets that will be closed to traffic:

From 6:00 a.m. to midnight:

    • Memorial Bridge/Memorial Circle and the Iwo Jima Marine Corps Memorial

From 3:00 p.m. to midnight:

    • Eastbound Washington Blvd. between I-395 (exit 8B) and Memorial Bridge
    • N. Meade Street from Marshall Drive to Route 50
    • Marshall Drive from Route 110 to N. Meade Street
    • Eastbound N. Fairfax Drive from N. Pierce Street to N. Fort Myer Drive
    • Exit ramp from westbound Route 50 to N. Lynn Street (Rosslyn exit)
    • Exit ramp from eastbound Route 50 to N. Meade Street (Rosslyn exit)

From 7:00 p.m. to midnight:

    • Eastbound Route 50 at N. Pershing Drive (detour at N. Barton Street or Washington Blvd.)

From 7:00 p.m. to midnight:

    • Columbia Pike between S. Orme Street and the Pentagon
    • S. Joyce Street from Army Navy Drive to Columbia Pike
    • Ramp from westbound Washington Blvd. to westbound Columbia Pike
    • Ramp from westbound Washington Blvd. to eastbound Columbia Pike

From 8:30 p.m. to midnight:

    • Ft. Myer Drive from Wilson Blvd. to the Meade St. bridge (access to the Ft. Myer Heights neighborhood will be from the Rhodes Street bridge)

For places to watch the Fireworks on Sunday, you can visit:

For more on Arlington’s celebration of our Independence Day, check out the Arlington County website.