Celebrate Independence Day in Liberty style by entering a float, marching unit or organization in Liberty’s 4th annual Liberty4thFest parade on July 4.Last year’s parade had an array of entries that included neighborhood groups, a youth choir, United States military veterans, classic cars and more. Parade entry information for this year’s parade is available online at www.Liberty4thFest.com or at the Liberty Area Chamber of Commerce, 1170 Kansas Street. Deadline for entries is June 28, 2013. All entries should be of a patriotic nature.
The parade is just one event in the city’s Liberty4thFest celebration. The Corbin Theatre will kick off this year’s celebration with a performance by the Heart of America Barbershop Chorus on June 30 at the Liberty Performing Arts Theatre. Events on July 3 and 4 will include:
• the 2nd Annual Liberty4thFest Barbecue Competition and a new dessert contest;• a free summer concert featuring Neon Blue, one of the most highly requested soul and dance bands in the Kansas City area; • Reading of the Declaration of Independence; • Liberty4thFest parade, followed a DJ, bouncy houses and a classic car cruise; and• A spectacular fireworks display and a patriotic concert by the Liberty Summer Band.
For parade and BBQ applications and a complete list of Liberty4thFest activities, visit Liberty4thFest.com.