Let Freedom Ring Festival

2018 Let Freedom Ring Schedule

All Events are tentative and are subject to change.

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

6:00pm…..Little Miss and Mister Firecracker…..Band Shell
6:30pm-7:30pm…..LFR Royalty Coronation…..Band Shell
7:30pm…..Kable Band Concert…..Band Shell

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

8:00pm-1:00am…..Let Freedom Ring Dance…..Mt. Morris Moose Lodge
(Everyone Welcome – You do NOT need to be a MM Grad or Lodge Member)

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

7:00am-11:00am…..Mt. Morris Firefighter’s Association Breakfast…..Mt. Morris Firehouse
7:00am-11:00am…..Fly in/Drive in Breakfast…..Ogle Co. Airport
8:00am-9:00am…..Lois Nelson Walk Registration…..Dillehay Park
9:00am…..Lois Nelson Memorial Walk…..Dillehay Park
11:00am-6:00pm…..Silent Auction…..Community Gym
11:00am-6:00pm…..Craft Show…..North Campus
11:00am-6:00pm…..Bouncy Houses…..Campus
12:00pm…..Knockerballs…..Campus
12:00pm-1:00pm…..Patriotic Program…..Band Shell
1:00pm…..Bell Ringing Ceremony…..Band Shell
2:00pm…..GRAND PARADE…..Parade Route
3:30pm-4:00pm…..Aireloom Music Studio Kids Program featuring Mary Ley…..Band Shell
4:30pm-6:30pm…..Second Wind…..Band Shell
8:00pm…..KABLE BAND CONCERT…..DLR Jr. High
Dusk…..FIREWORKS…..DLR Jr. High
Fireworks Food – 6p-9p – Popcorn
Fireworks Food – 6p-8p – MM Moose Lodge Food Truck (hamburgers, hot dogs and brats)
(Fireworks Rain date is July 8th)

Friday, July 6, 2018

4:00pm-9:00pm…..Bouncy Houses…..Campus
4:00pm-8:00pm…..Jonas Levi Fultz Memorial Car Show & Cruise…..Kable News Parking Lot
4:00pm-7:00pm…..Pork Producers…..Campus
4:00pm-7:00pm…..Retro Fry Food…..Campus
5:00pm-9:00pm…..Silent Auction…..Community Gym
5:00pm-9:00pm…..Craft Show…..Campus
7:00pm…..ShiNDIG….. Band Shell
8:00pm-11:30pm…..Back Country Roads…..Maggie’s Idle Hour Beer Garden

Saturday, July 7, 2018

11:00am-7:00pm…..Craft Show…..Campus
11:00am-7:00pm…..Silent Auction…..Community Gym
11:00am-7:00pm…..Bouncy Houses…..Campus
12:00pm-7:00pm…..Knockerballs…..Campus

4:00pm-7:00pm…..Beef Producers…..Campus
4:00pm-7:00pm…..Retro Fry Food…..Campus

TBA…..Bed Races…..TBA

Sunday, July 8, 2018 (Kids Day)

8:30am…..Registration for Bikin’ for LFR…..Band Shell
9:00am…..Bikin’ for LFR (6 mile bike ride also a shorter family route, register early for a shirt)
11:00am-2:00pm…..Silent Auction…..Community Gym (Winners called after 2pm)
11:00am-12:00pm…..Living Hope Church Service…..TBA
11:00am-5:00pm…..Bouncy Houses…..Campus
12:00pm-5:00pm…..Knockerballs…..Campus
12:00pm-3:00pm…..4H Petting Zoo (Blackhawk Crossing 4H)….TBA
12:00pm-12:30pm…..John Bednarczyk Kiddie Parade Registration…..Main St. at Wesley Ave.
12:30pm-1:00pm…..John Bednarczyk Kiddie Parade…..Main St.
1:00pm-2:00pm…..Aierloom Music Studio presents: THE CHRIS KOLLING SHOW with special guest Cigar Box Skinny
1:00pm-1:30pm…..Kiddie Water Fights Registration…..Main St. at Wesley Ave.
1:30pm-2:30pm…..Kiddie Water Fights by MM Firefigher’s Association…..Main Street at Wesley Ave.
3:00pm-4:00pm…..Evangelical Free Church Family Fun Event…..Band Shell
5:00pm…..50/50 Raffle Winners Accounced (need not be present to win)

All Events are tentative and are subject to change.


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