June 18 - July 4, 2015
Cedar Rapids
BUTTONS ARE $5 AND CAN BE PURCHASED AT OUR ENTRANCE GATES ON THE 4TH OF JULY. AGES 8 AND UNDER DO NOT REQUIRE A BUTTON.

Balloon Glow

Date: 06/23/2015
Time: 5:30pm - 10:00pm
Brucemore
2160 Linden Dr SE
Cedar Rapids , IA
Hyvee
Linn Area Credit Union
United Fire Group

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The Cedar Rapids Freedom Festival is proud to continue the tradition of this iconic event! Watch the sun go down on Brucemore's historic lawn, listening to the tunes of 8 seconds, enjoying food, balloon art, facepaint, PlayZone sponsored by Macaroni Kid and MUCH MORE!!! 

NEW THIS YEAR: Cedar Ridge Winery will offer bottles of Iowa wine for sale on site during this event! 

FREE with a Freedom Festival button

(SOFT SIDED COOLERS ALLOWED. FOR SAFETY REASONS - NO PETS PLEASE!) 

The gates will open at 5:30 p.m. Shuttles will run from 5:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m.

A) Parking at Washington High School
B) Shuttle drop-off and pick-up at the Linden Ave gate
C) Shuttle drop-off and pick-up at the 1st Ave gate
D) Parking at Washington High School

Featured Events

Upcoming Events

Freedom Festival Edition: Music at the Museum

Date: 07/03/2015
Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Location: National Czech & Slovak Museum and Library - Amphitheater 1400 Inspiration Place SE Cedar Rapids , IA

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Pancake Breakfast

Date: 07/04/2015
Time: 8:00am - 11:00am
Location: Veterans Memorial Building (Armory) 50 2nd Avenue Bridge Cedar Rapids , IA

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Freedom Festival Car & Bike Show

Date: 07/04/2015
Time: 8:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Downtown Cedar Rapids 3rd Avenue Bridge Cedar Rapids , IA

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