2017 Freedom FestSaturday, June 24, 2017 at the Rainsville City Park
Enjoy big fun for the entire family including a big car show, big live music, and a big fireworks show! Admission is free. Festivities in the city park start at 1 p.m. Activities include the following:
Freedom Fest Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show. Registration at 3 p.m. and awards at 6:45 p.m. The best time for spectators to enjoy a close up look at the vintage autos will be from about 3:30 to 6 p.m.
Live music. Enjoy over six hours of live entertainment starting at 1 p.m. concluding with a performance by featured entertainer Exile.
Stage schedule (UPDATED 10:30 a.m., Saturday, June 24; subject to change):
Kaitlyn Shankles, winner of the recent Singing with the Stars competition at NACC, will kick things off with the National Anthem at 1:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. – Makala Turner
1:30 p.m. – Wayne Wilson
-->> Hugh Jack Bell
-->> Stacey Piercey
-->> – Savanna Bobbitt
-->> Lucas Wooten
-->> The Sharps
-->> Victoria Griffith & the band
7:00 p.m. – EXILE!
Festival food. Food choices are expected to include barbeque, hot dogs, burgers, funnel cakes, cotton candy, and more.
Arts & crafts. Shop for hand made items such as jewelry, baby clothes, t-shirts, artwork, candles, home furnishings, unique gifts and more.
Fun for the kids. There will be PONY RIDES starting at 1 p.m., and inflatables from 2 to 7 p.m. Free swimming and splash pad at the city pool from 1 to 5 p.m.
Inside the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center, a team from HOPE Puppet Ministries will perform at 3. p.m. and 5 p.m., and ventriloquist/balloon artist/comedy magician Cliff Patton will perform at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.
The FIREWORKS SHOW will take place at approximately 8:30-8:45 p.m. CST. Fireworks sponsored by the City of Rainsville and Farmers Telecommunications Cooperative.
All time are subject to change. Please check back for updates.