GREEN: The City of Greenís annual FreedomFest returns Sat., June 29 from noon until 11 p.m. at Boettler Park, 5300 Massillon Road.
Beginning at noon to 8 p.m., free family fun activities including inflatables, a mechanical bull, mobile gaming, old-fashioned games and contests. In addition, a variety of local businesses will be exhibiting throughout the afternoon.
Food will be available from Chick-Fil-A; Stoddardís Ice Cream; and The Pierogi Lady as well as a variety of vendors selling festival food such as french fries, ice cream, funnel cakes, burgers, sausage sandwiches, gyros, BBQ beef sandwiches and more.
On the Legends stage at 6 p.m., the Danny Milan Band will perform a Billy Joel Tribute concert; at 8:30 p.m. headlining act 7 Bridges, an Eagles Tribute Band, will perform. At 8:15 p.m., skydivers, an annual tradition, will descend into the park. The evening will end with the City of Greenís annual fireworks display to begin at approximately 10:15 p.m.
Event sponsors include presenting sponsors Summa Health System & Legends Sports Pub and Grille; supporting sponsor General RV.
Free parking for FreedomFest will be available at Boettler Park and at various parking lots along International Parkway. Handicap parking will be available at Boettler Park. Local businesses and not-for-profits interested in exhibiting at FreedomFest may contact the Parks and Recreation office at 330-896-6621.
In the event of inclement weather, fireworks will be rescheduled for Sunday, June 30.