Yukon’s Freedom Fest Returns for 2020 - City of Yukon

Yukon’s Freedom Fest Returns for 2020

Posted by City of Yukon on 05/21/2020

Freedom Fest

Yukon has a long-standing tradition of celebrating Independence Day with a blast. While things will look different this year, the City of Yukon is pleased to announce Freedom Fest will still carry on! And as always, admission is FREE! 

Freedom Fest starts the evening of July 3 and continues July 4. The annual celebration is held at Chisholm Trail Park, 500 W. Vandament and City Park, 2200 S. Holly Ave. Giant fireworks shows start at 10 p.m. on July 3 and 4, so bring your family, lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy!

It’s easy to find Freedom Fest! Simply take I-40 West exit 137, turn left on NW 10th Street, and right onto Holly.

Here’s what’s happening: 

July 3, events are held at Chisholm Trail Park. A live outdoor music show by the Hi-Fi Hillbillies takes place from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Irv Wagner’s Concert Band will follow with an 8:30 p.m. patriotic tribute to the U.S. Armed Forces. An awe-inspiring fireworks show at 10 p.m. concludes the evening, which will also pays tribute to American veterans.

On July 4, the Freedom Fest Car Show begins at 10 a.m. at City Park, 2200 S. Holly Ave. and continues until 2:30 p.m.  Don’t miss your opportunity to see these one-of-a-kind machines up close!  Awards are presented at 2:30 p.m.

July 4, evening events are held at Chisholm Trail Park. A live Super Freak concert is scheduled from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Chisholm Trail Stage. A sparkling fireworks show begins at 10 p.m. More entertainment for July 4 will be revealed as the event gets closer!

For more information, visit the City of Yukon’s website at www.yukonok.gov/freedom-fest.

Freedom Fest is hosted by the City of Yukon. Sponsors include YNB; The Kirkpatrick Family Fund; iHeart Radio / KJ103; Schwarz Paving Company; Wesco Insurance Services; OG&E; Oklahoma Arts Council; National Endowment for the Arts; The Yukon Progress; BOK Financial Securities; Integris Canadian Valley Hospital; Spanish Cove Retirement Village; Ingram, Smith and Turner Mortuary; BancFirst; Yanda & Son Funeral Home and Cremation Services; and Mr. & Mrs. Gary Miller.

Freedom Fest is one of Yukon’s best events. Optimism, energy and opportunity inspire the best in everything we do. To learn more about Yukon’s best, visit www.yukonok.gov.

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