Stafford County to celebrate 350th anniversary with inaugural Founders Day celebration

STAFFORD, Va. (AP) - Stafford County will mark its 350th anniversary with its first Founders Day celebration.

The two-day event will include a parade on Saturday and a fine arts festival on Sunday.

The Free Lance-Star reports that the celebration also will feature a special guest, Angela Loughran, who is the mayor of the Borough of Stafford in England.

Stafford County established a Friendship Association with the Borough of Stafford in 1992.