Celebrate Independence Day at the VLM
Get into the Spirit of America with a laser show in the Abbitt Planetarium
Newport News, VA (June 24, 2019) –Beat the heat and take in an amazing 4th of July laser show in the Virginia Living Museum’s air conditioned Abbitt Planetarium Theatre. The Spirit of America laser show is a spectacular laser experience that mixes great patriotic music with America-inspired rock & roll and songs that have defined American music. From the comfort of a reclining armchair you can rock on to great artists like John Forgerty, Garth Brooks, Lee Greenwood, and so many more.
The first laser show starts at 5:00pm with shows running every hour until 10:00pm. The playlist includes music from:
God Bless America by Celine Dion
Hoedown by Aaron Copeland
Centerfield by John Fogerty
Fifties Medley by Various Artists
The Star Spangled Banner by KISS
Servicemen on Parade by Aaron Copeland
Standing Outside the Fire by Garth Brooks
Pink Houses by John Cougar Mellencamp
Only in America by Brooks & Dunn
State Medley by Various Artists
God Bless the USA by Lee Greenwood
Tickets for July 4 evening laser shows can be purchased online at: https://thevlm.org/visit/your-visit/tickets/
For complete information on all planetarium shows: https://thevlm.org/events/planetarium-shows/ .
The museum is located at 524 J. Clyde Morris Blvd., Newport News, I64, exit 258A. Admission is $20 adults and $15 children (ages 3-12). Children ages 2 and under are free. For more information call 757-595-1900 or visit the web site at thevlm.org.