Saturday, June 25th – Monday, July 4th
LibertyFest has 10 Festival Events to excite, entertain and dazzle our Festival audience. On the 4th of July, Fireworks will start at 9:30pm.
LibertyFest in Edmond, Oklahoma was selected as one of the top 10 places to be in America on July 4th by CNN & USA Today. It is a week long celebration of the birthday of this great nation & the heritage of our fine state.
LibertyFest entertains an attendance of over 125,000 annually and is organized and produced by a group of over 500 volunteers. It hosts Oklahoma’s largest hometown 4th of July parade with over 100 entries. The grand finale of LibertyFest will be the Fireworks and entertainment the evening of July 4th. The Fireworks display is the largest in the Oklahoma City metro area. Please join us in thanking our wonderful volunteers, they have been working hard to provide the ‘best and safest’family friendly, 4th of July events for Edmond citizens and our guests. Remember to keep your belongings close to you and consider placing a tag on your backpack, diaper bag and other items that includes your name and phone number.
THINGS YOU WANT TO KNOW about LibertyFest 2016:
♦ The Concert in the Park at UCO will be near Buddy’s Cafeteria, watch for signs on campus.
♦ 4th of July parade – there is NO parking on Broadway from 2nd street north to Ayers. The cross streets are no parking back to the alley’s for Broadway. The Edmond Police Department will be doing security sweeps of the parade route before the parade. Any vehicle parked in the above mentioned area after 7:45a.m. will be impounded.
♦ Please note that the “Fireworks Staging Area” has moved to south of the UCO Liberal Arts Building, so the areas around here in all directions will be closed to walking, driving and parking.
♦ Be kind to your pets, no animals permitted at the Parade, ParkFest and Fireworks.
LibertyFest Mission Statement
Edmond’s July 4th Festival is a non-profit 501 (c) 3 operation made up of individual volunteers from the Edmond area. Its purpose is to produce a series of family oriented events around the 4th of July to celebrate the Birthday of this great nation and the Heritage of this fine State. As host city of LibertyFest, Edmond is showcased in a series of events that help enhance the quality of life in Edmond, show pride in the community, support for the non-profit and civic organizations and provides educational opportunities.
LibertyFest brings together the resources of the City of Edmond, the University of Central Oklahoma, area businesses, civic organizations, families and individuals to sponsor and support the Festival events.