July3 - July4, 2019


University Avenue, Sewanee, TN


Come one, come all

2019 THEME

Announced Spring of 2019!

"Our children, born in New York City, think of Sewanee as home, which soothes my soul: At least we got that much right. For them the Fourth of July is bundled up with memories of an early morning flag-raising in Abbo’s Alley (a splendid ravine garden in the middle of campus), of a wonderful small-town parade, of fireworks by Lake Cheston. Not a bad way to think of America at her best—in fact, it may be the best way to think of America.”

- Jon Meacham

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