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In Collegedale, The Freedom Festival At The Commons

Freedom Festival banner.
Credit: Friends of the Festival

Collegedale will celebrate Independence Day on the eve of July 4th.

The Freedom Festival is Monday, starting at 4 PM and ending with a fireworks display at 9:30 PM, at The Commons at 4950 Swinyar Drive.

Mickey McCamish is executive director of Friends of the Festival.

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