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(559)791-7695
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Celebrated each year on the Saturday before the Independence holiday, the Freedom Fest has grown into an event that is both anticipated and appreciated by the entire community.  The festival showcases musical entertainment, a patriotic aerial performance, an array of local food vendors, a beer garden and more.  The finale to the evening is the spectacular display of fireworks! Print Flyer

Details

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  • July 1, 2017
  • Porterville Sports Complex, 2701 W Scranton Ave.
  • Starts at 5:00 PM
  • Gates open at 4:00 PM
  • Fireworks start at 9:00 PM

Featuring

  • Live Music- The BlueJackets Band
  • Special Performance (7:00 PM)- E&M's Reptile Family
  • Flying Demonstration- All Red Star Formation Flying Team
  • Food & Craft Vendors
  • Beer Garden
  • Spectacular fireworks show

Parking Pass

Advance Pass Day of Pass

Preferred Pass

$10 $15 $20

 

 

Entry fees for the Freedom Fest are per carload.  There is no individual cost.  A limited amount of preferred parking passes are available. Preferred parking is located in the paved lot just west of the entrance gates.

Purchase parking passes at the following locations:

  • Heritage Center, 256 E. Orange Ave.
  • City Hall (Parks & Leisure), 291 N. Main St.

Parking Coupon

Can't make it to one of our sites to purchase the pass?  No problem- our online coupon will allow you to secure the advance sale ticket prices without ever leaving your home.  Get Coupon >>

Closes Friday, June 30 @ 2:00 pm 

Free Transportation

Free transportation out to the event is available by catching the bus from the Porterville Transit Center located at 61 W. Oak Avenue. First bus departs at 5:10pm.  Call Porterville Transit for more details: (559) 791-7800.

Vendors

Check out the list of vendors that will be out at the Freedom Fest.  More Details >>

 

2017 Partners:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Frequently Asked Questions

Will there be transportation?
Free transportation out to the event is available by catching the bus from the Porterville Transit Center located at 61 W. Oak Avenue. Call Porterville Transit for more details: (559) 791-7800.

What should I bring?

  • Friends and family
  • Lawn chairs and blankets
  • Patience when driving to and from the event

What should I leave at home?

  • Fireworks
  • Pets
  • Drugs and alcohol

For more information, call (559) 791-7695.

Discharge of all fireworks prohibited during this event. 
No gang attire.


 

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