Celebrate freedom with live entertainment and fireworks from 2 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the 14th annual Freedom Festival at Lenny Brewster Sports Center.
Festivities include children’s games, the Apple Valley Fire Protection District’s Jr. Combat Challenge, bounce houses, food, beer garden and vendors. There will be a water spectacular at 4:15 p.m., the national anthem at 6 p.m., live music from Lynyrd Skynyrd tribute band Southbound at 6:30 p.m. and a flag retirement at dusk.
Admission is free. Bring canopies and chairs, but no alcohol, pets or barbecues will be allowed.