Friday, July 4, 2008

July 4th Activities in Your Community

Several of you may be heading out later this afternoon and evening to the many events going on across East Texas.

Here are some of the activities going on in your neighborhood.

Lufkin: From 1 to 4pm, the Annual Independence Day Celebration will be taking place at the Ellen Trout Zoo. There is no cost to get in and the fireworks extravaganza will get underway at 9:15 tonight.
Nacogdoches: Starting at 5pm this afternoon, Nacogdoches' Freedom Festival will get underway. It will include live musical entertainment, food, children's activities, and a whole lot more. The Freedom Festival will take place in downtown Nacogdoches at the Festival Plaza and run until 9:30 tonight.
Palestine: Music and fireworks will be held at Steven Bennett Park by Story Elementary starting at 7:30 this evening. This event will be hosted by the city of Palestine and the Community Chorus and Orchestra.
San Augustine: Festivities will be ongoing both today and tomorrow (July5th) at the downtown Museum just before 6 o'clock.
Crockett: Running all day long, Downtown Crockett will have plenty of daytime activities that include a parade. Festivities end with their fireworks show later on tonight.
Livingston: Starting at 1pm, a Kid Fest will get underway at Anniversary Park. Stay close by as later that night, things will conclude with a fireworks show.