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Celebrate Independence Day in Central Oklahoma’s Frontier Country

Posted by Communications on 06/27/2018

 

Celebrate Independence Day in Central Oklahoma’s Frontier Country

CENTRAL OKLAHOMA – The 12 central counties of Oklahoma, known as Frontier Country, are packed with many special Fourth of July celebrations for the whole family to enjoy for free.

Edmond

Join in on the celebrations all week long with Edmond’s LibertyFest. There are plenty of free events for the whole family to enjoy starting June 23. Festivities include the Car Show, KiteFest, Rodeo, Road Rally, A Taste of Edmond, and Concert in the Park. But, you do not want to miss their celebrations on the 4th including Oklahoma’s largest hometown Fourth of July parade, ParkFest and a dazzling fireworks display to top off the night! For more information and a full schedule of events go to libertyfest.org.

Norman

The City of Norman celebrates the 4th of July each year with a variety of live bands, food booths, baby craw contest, moon bounces, pony rides and much more. The celebration begins at 3 at Reaves Park. Fireworks begin at 9:45 p.m. For more information, visit samnoblemuseum.ou.edu/calendar 

Seminole

The Seminole Chamber of Commerce hosts their annual Independence Celebration on July 3 beginning at 5 p.m. at Seminole Municipal Park. The festival is a day of family fun including food, inflatables, live music and concluding with a fireworks display. For more information, visit seminoleokchamber.org.

Yukon

Yukon hosts their annual Freedom Fest July 3-4 with several activities for the whole family. Kicking off the festivities on July 3 is Yukon’s Freedom Fest Tribute to Veterans with live music by the Hi-Fi Hillbillies at 5 p.m., Irv Wagner’s Concert Band at 8 p.m. and fireworks at 10 p.m.!

On July 4, festivities continue and include activities all day for the family including a Children’s Parade, Craft Tent, Car Show, pony rides, laser tag, inflatables, and $1 Swim at City Splash Pool. In the evening, Yukon’s Freedom Fest continues with a Hot Dog eating contest, free watermelon and ice cream, the Super Freak Band and concludes with a performance by the OKC Philharmonic and a fireworks show at 10 p.m.! For more information, visit www.yukonok.gov

Frontier Country Marketing Association, a 501-c6 organization, promotes the economic growth of the tourism industry in the 12 central counties of Oklahoma. For more information on these events or to see a full calendar of events, visit www.oktourism.com or call (405) 232-6552.


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