The park will be closing to the public at 6pm tonight, May 20, 2015 for maintenance. The park will re-open at 7am on Thursday, May 21st.
The Hamilton Town Council has joined Loudoun County and other Loudoun towns in the declaration of May as “Lyme Disease Awareness Month.” Please visit Loudoun County’s webpage for more information about ways to prevent Lyme disease at www.loudoun.gov/lyme .
The annual Town of Hamilton parade and festivities will be held on Saturday, May 30, 2015 so mark your calendars now!
The day will begin with the second running of a cross country race for the kids – the Hamilton Point to Point – beginning at 8:00 am on the grounds of Hamilton Elementary School. All children grades K-8 are invited to register for the races – a ½ mile run for K-3rd grades and the second race for 4th & 5th graders. The final run will be a 2 mile race for middle school students. Registration forms can be downloaded from the Town of Hamilton web site the following link: Hamilton Point to Point 2015 Form
Our Hamilton Day Parade down W. Colonial Highway will commence at 11:00 am from the Hamilton Safety Center, go through town, and end at the corner of Reid Street and W. Colonial Highway (by Lowry’s Crab Shack and the LDS church). We are calling all decorated bicycles, walking costumed children, 4H, ball teams, dance troupes, local businesses, antique cars etc. to join in the fun!
The Celebrate the Town of Hamilton festivities will take place after the parade at Hamilton Elementary School and include yummy food to purchase from the Hamilton Ruritans, a bake sale and pizza by the Ladies Auxiliary of the Hamilton Safety Center (Fire and Rescue), glitter tattoos for the kids, a 4H display area, a bounce house for the kids, local businesses spotlighting their wares, spring finery and more. Little League will be joining in with two ball games starting at 3:00 pm on the baseball fields at HES.
Plan to come join the fun and Celebrate Hamilton on May 30th!
General questions about the festivities can be answered by either Cheryl Campbell or Carri Michon. Interested participants for the parade can contact Cheryl Campbell at firstname.lastname@example.org and race questions can be directed to Carri Michon at CLMichon@aol.com .