addition to food, games and local entertainers, this year’s Patriot Festival
will be highlighted by a concert by Grammy-award winners, Diamond Rio.
first release in 1991, Diamond Rio has sold more than 10 million albums, been
named Vocal Group of the Year by both the Country Music Association and the
Academy of Country Music. Departure, a Journey tribute band, will open for
Independence Day fun begins at noon in Patriot Park, and onstage entertainment
begins at 1:30 p.m. At approximately 9:30 p.m., following the onstage
entertainment, a spectacular fireworks display will bring the festivities to a
Festival event parking is free and a trolley shuttle service will run from the
Municipal Parking Lot on Teaster Lane right into Patriot Park. Bring lawn
chairs and blankets for seating. Umbrellas and coolers will not be allowed.
Festival activities are free. Come join the fun as we celebrate America’s