2017 Longest Traveled Award

Each year the Bristol Fourth of July Committee seeks the individual who has traveled the longest distance to return to Bristol for our Annual Bristol Fourth of July Celebration. Anyone interested in entering the Longest Traveled contest should read the requirements and then download the 2017 Longest Traveled form here and return it to:

All applications must be mailed to:
Judy Squires

Subcommittee Chairman
9 Tobin Lane
Bristol, RI 02809

Deadline for receipt of application is 5:00 p.m. on Friday, June 23, 2017.

  • Applicant must have resided in Bristol for a minimum of five (5) years (does not have to be consecutive) and cannot be a current resident.
  • The residence is subject to verification by the Committee.
  • In the case of a tie, the application submitted the earliest will prevail.
  • The winner will be notified by telephone on or about June 30, 2017.

A United States Flag, which has flown over the Capitol in Washington, D.C., will be presented to the winner at Patriotic Exercises on Tuesday, July 4, 2017.

Longest Traveled Committee

Chairman – Judy Squires

For all inquiries regarding the Longest Traveled Award,
please contact Judy Squires.