July 4th, 2015
Graysville, TN — Freedomfest 2015 will be held at Kristopher’s Kingdom Park in Graysville on July 4th from 5 pm to 11 pm. The City of Graysville Volunteer Fire Department is sponsoring the event, which will help fund the Volunteer Fire Department in Graysville. The Volunteer Fire Department has about 25 firefighters on the roster. The Volunteer Fire Department has 2 tankers and 2 emergency response vehicles. The proceeds for this event will fund several needed items, including turnout gear.
Mike Miles, the Volunteer Fire Chief said, “This event has been held for over 10 years”.
This has been a very successful event, attended by many of the local people.”
“We have about 2 dozen volunteers that have and will be involved in presenting this event. Without these volunteers, this event would not be successful.”
There will be plenty of things to do at Freedomfest. Activities kick off at 5 pm and continue until 11 pm, with the Fireworks finale beginning at 10 pm. The auction will kick off the evening at 5 pm with a huge list of items available. The entire list is show below. There will be rides, entertainment packages, helicopter rides, theater tickets, and a Titan’s mini helmet, just to mention a few.
There will be Event T-shirts available for purchase for $15.00. From 5:30 to 6:30 pm there will be a Fly in by UT Lifestar. Come meet the crew and get pictures(event weather permitting).
A list of games available are below:
There will be Fire Department Carnival Games. Fun for the whole family! The Dalmatian Express Trolley going. Ride for 1 ticket. All games takes 1 ticket!!
Ticket prices is $1.00 each, 6 – $5.00, 15 – $10.00. WIN PRIZES!!
1. Quacking Rescue- match numbers on ducks.
2. Fire Gliders- get 2 gliders in either circle of the 3 ring bullseye.
3. Red Hot Pops- pick a sucker with a marked tip.
4. Hot Shots- get 2 balls in the baskets.
5. Flaming Rings- get 3 rings on posts.
6. Hoop the Hydrants- rings around both hydrants.
7. Guess the Candies- guessing number in a jar.
“Quarter Shot”- get a quarter in the shot glass in aquarium.
FACE PAINTING will be available!!
The list of auction items is below:
KNIVES, WORLD OF COCA-COLA, AMIGO’S OF DAYTON, AMIGO’S OF DAYTON, WATERWORKS CAR WASH, WENDYS, CRACKER BARREL, AYALA’S MEXICAN RESTURANT, SANTA’S LAND, DAYTON COFFEE SHOP,YOU-NIQUE CUEISINE, 3 STIHL HATS, PIZZA HUT OF DAYTON, EAGLE EXXON, DOLLYWOOD, ROCK CITY, BRISTOL MOTOR SPEEDWAY, CREATIVE DISCOVERY MUSEUM,TENNESSEE RAILROAD, CHATTANOOGA NATURE CENTER,SOUTHERN BELLE, TENNESSEE AQUARIUM, CHATTANOOGA ZOO, MELLOW MUSHROOM, INTERNATIONAL TOWING, O’CHARLY’S, RUBY FALLS, ROCK CITY, GOLDEN CORRAL, CHATTANOOGA THEATRE CENTER,THE LOST SEA,CUMBERLAND CO PLAYHOUSE, AMSE MUSEUM, MONTGOMERY ZOO,TN SMOKIES BASEBALL, GATLINBURG FUNFORT,LUMBERJACK FUED SHOW SMOKY MTN, KNIFEWORKS, FLYAWAY INDOOR SKYDIVING, HARDROCK CAFÉ,WILDERNESS@ THE SMOKIES, WILD ADVENTURES THEME PARK, HELICOPTER TOURS, WAHOO ZIPLINES,SMITH FAMILY THEATER, COUNTRY TONITE THEATER,SMOKY MTN WHEEL, TENNESSEE TITANS (AUTOGRAPHED MINI HELMET),MEL’S DINER DIXIE STAMPEDE, CHRIST IN THE SMOKIES, MEMPHIS ZOO, OBER GATLINBURG, MEMPHIS GRACELAND,SWEET FANNY ADAMS THEATER, MONKEY TOWN BREWERY,WILDWATER RAFTING,AUTOGRAPHED HOCKEY PUCK FROM RYAN ELLIS OF THE NASHVILE PREDATORS, TRAVIS TRITT T-SHIRTS, 2 KEYCHAINS, AUTOGRAPHED PICTURE, 2 KOOZIES.
Check the flyer below for more details about the event. You can get even more information about the event and about the Graysville Volunteer Fire Department at their facebook page. Click on highlighted link. Graysville Volunteer Fire Department.