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Camden Point Freedom Festival set for June 29

The 10th annual Camden Point Freedom Festival is scheduled for Saturday, June 29 at the intersection of Interurban and E Highway.

Interurban Road from E Highway north to Woodson Addition and 3rd Street from Interurban Road east to Scout Street will close at 1 p.m.

Vendor setup will begin at 2 p.m.; Little Missy/Master Registration will begin at 3 p.m.; Little Missy/Master judging will begin at 3:30 p.m.

These will be held in the community building by the ball park. Parade registration is from 3:45 p.m.
to 4:30 p.m. at the elementary school on Scout street. The Missy/Master
float will begin loading at 4:45 p.m. Parade begins at 5.

The parade and Missy/Master contest winners will be announced at 6 p.m. Music and entertainment begins at 6:30 p.m.

Irish singer, Bob Reeder, from O’Malley’s Pub in Weston will perform at 8:30 p.m. Fireworks will follow at 10 p.m. This year’s Grand Marshalls are Dayleen Welch and Brent and Holly Baxley who founded the event 10 years ago.

This is the 10th anniversary of the event.

There will be food and other vendor booths, petting zoo, as
well as carnival and games for kids.

The Missy/Master contest is sponsored by the Bank of Weston; parade is sponsored by Platte Valley Bank; and the carnival is sponsored by Farley State Bank.