2017 Rainsville Freedom Fest
Saturday, June 24, 2017 at the Rainsville City Park visitors can 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 (subject to change, times are approximate):
1:00 p.m. – Wayne Wilson
1:30 p.m. – Jeff Martin
2:00 p.m. – Stacey Piercey
2:30 p.m. – Savanna Bobbitt
3:00 p.m. – Shadow of the Cross
4:00 p.m. – Hugh Jack Bell
4:30 p.m. – The Sharps
5:30 p.m. – Victoria Griffith
6:30 p.m. – Brad Durham
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.
Every year the Freedom Fest is kicked off by the Freedom 5K/10K which attracts hundreds of runners who raise money for multiple local non-profits.