Let Freedom Ring Festival

2016 Schedule

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

4:30pm-7:00pm…..Senior Center Supper…..Senior Center
5:00pm-9:00pm…..Silent Auction and Bake Sale…..Old Felker’s Building
6:00pm…..Little Miss and Mister Firecracker…..Band Shell
7:00pm…..LFR Queen Coronation…..Band Shell
7:00pm…..Ice Cream Social by Community Woman’s Club…..Band Shell
8:00pm…..Kable Band Concert…..Band Shell

Friday, July 1, 2016

4:00pm-12:00am…..Maggie’s Beer Garden…..South Wesley
5:00pm-9:00pm…..LFR Food Court…..South Campus
5:00pm-9:00pm…..Silent Auction…..Old Felker’s Building
5:30pm-7:00pm…..Lizzi Neal Band….. Maggie’s Beer Garden Stage
7:00pm-9:00pm…..Friday Night Concert…..Band Shell
9:00pm-12:00am…..Sunset Strip 80’s Hairband Tribute…..Maggie’s Beer Garden Stage

Saturday, July 2, 2016

9:00am-4:00pm…..Truck Show…..Wesley Ave.
9:00am-9:00pm…..Silent Auction…..Old Felker’s Building
11:00am-6:00pm…..Craft Fair…..North Campus
11:00am-9:00pm…..LFR Food Court…..South Campus
12:00pm-9:00pm…..Kids Inflatables…..South Campus
12:30pm-1:30pm…..Brett Belleque – Magician & Balloon Animals….. Band Shell
12:00pm-12:00am…..Maggie’s Beer Garden…..South Wesley
1:00pm-4:00pm…..Kids Games…..Campus
1:30pm…..John Bednarczyk Kiddie Parade Registration…..Main St. at Wesley Ave.
3:00pm-4:00pm…..Comedy of Lisa Kalnins…..Band Shell
2:30pm-3:30pm…..Doozi Female Country Trio…..Maggie’s Beer Garden Stage
2:00pm…..John Bednarczyk Kiddie Parade…..Main St.
2:30pm…..Kiddie Water Fights Registration…..Main St. at Wesley Ave.
3:00pm…..Kiddie Water Fights…..Main Street at Wesley Ave.
4:00pm-5:00pm…..JKL Acoustic Blues & Rock…..Band Shell
4:00pm-5:00pm…..Gina Venier…..Maggie’s Beer Garden Stage
4:30pm-7:00pm…..Ogle County Pork Producers……Band Shell
5:00pm…..Beer Garden hosted by Maggie’s Idle Hour…..Wesley Ave.
5:00pm-6:00pm…..Quite Contrary…..Band Shell
6:00pm-7:30pm…..Big Daddy Woo Woo…..Maggie’s Beer Garden Stage
8:00pm-10:00pm…..Misty Water Creek Band (Classic Rock/Country)…..Band Shell
8:00pm-12:00am…..Mounder Alumni Party…..Mt. Morris Moose (Open to ALL!!!)
8:30pm-11:30pm…..AudioDrive…..Maggie’s Beer Garden Stage

Sunday, July 3, 2016

9:00am-1:00pm…..Silent Auction…..Old Felker’s Building
11:00am-6:00pm…..Craft Fair…..North Campus
11:00am-9:00pm…..LFR Food Court…..South Campus
12:00pm-9:00pm…..Kids Inflatables…..South Campus
12:00pm-12:00am…..Maggie’s Beer Garden…..South Wesley
1:00pm-4:00pm…..Kids Games…..Campus
1:30pm-3:00pm…..Petes Sake…..Maggie’s Beer Garden Stage
2:30pm-4:30pm…..Ben the Clown, Juggler, Acrobat and Mime…..Bandshell
4:00pm…..Jonas Levi Fultz Memorial Car Show & Cruise…..Main St.
6:00pm…..Car Cruize (approx 6pm)…..Parade Route
4:00pm-5:00pm…..Olivia Dvorak…..Maggie’s Beer Garden Stage
4:30pm-7:00pm…..Ogle County Beef Producers……Band Shell
5:00pm-6:00pm…..Mark Dvorak –“The American Folk Song”…..Band Shell
5:00pm…..Beer Garden by Maggie’s Idle Hour…..Wesley Ave.
6:00pm-7:30pm…..Stroker Red…..Maggie’s Beer Garden Stage
7:30pm-8:30pm…..Mark Dvorak–“The American Folk Song”…..Band Shell
8:30pm-11:30pm…..Destination Unknown…..Maggie’s Beer Garden Stage

Monday, July 4, 2016

7:00am-11:00am…..Mt. Morris Firefighter’s Association Breakfast…..Mt. Morris Firehouse
8:30am…..Lois Nelson Walk Registration…..Dillehay Park
9:00am…..Lois Nelson Memorial Walk…..Dillehay Park
11:00am-8:00pm…..LFR Food Court…..South Campus
11:00am-6:00pm…..Craft Fair…..North Campus
12:00pm…..Patriotic Program by American Legion Post #143…..Band Shell
12:00pm-11:00pm…..Maggie’s Beer Garden…..South Wesley
1:00pm…..Bell Ringing Ceremony…..Band Shell
2:00pm…..Grand Parade…..Parade Route
4:00pm-5:00pm…..Dan Phelps-Solo Acoustic Blues…..Band Shell
5:30pm-6:30pm…..Tres Amigos Acoustic Rock Trio…..Band Shell
6:30pm-8:00pm…..Bobby Messano…..Maggie’s Beer Garden Stage
7:00pm-8:00pm…..Blues Hawk’s Acoustics Blue Trio…..Band Shell
8:30pm…..50/50 Mega Raffle Drawing…..Fireworks (Jr. High)
Dark…..Fireworks Extravaganza…..David L. Rahn Jr. High

 

Dave Nelson presents a donation check from the 2015 Lois Nelson Memorial Walk to Mark Lewis, Chairman of the Let Freedom Ring Festival Celebration.  2015 was the 13th annual Lois Nelson Walk held during the July 4th Mt. Morris Let Freedom Ring Celebration. The 2016 walk will take place on July 4th at Dillehay Park at 9:00am, registration at 8:30am. Registration fee for the walk is $10 and includes a shirt.  Thank you Dave for your continued generosity and support!!

 


Mt. Morris, Illinois has been celebrating the Fourth of July since it’s founding in 1848. The festival was officially named Let Freedom Ring in 1963. LFR offers fun affordable and often times FREE entertainment of all types for all age groups.  The Let Freedom Ring Festival Committee strives to provide the best possible festival at the best possible prices.  The Let Freedom Ring Committee is a not-for-profit group and receives no tax money to put into the festival; all the events are paid for through donations.

 

 

Let Freedom Ring Festival P.O. Box 95, Mt. Morris, IL 61054