Freedom Celebration and Fireworks this Saturday

The Town of Williamston will host their annual Freedom Celebration and Fireworks event on Saturday, June 29. There will be food vendors, live music, a cruise-in and car show with fireworks around 9:30 p.m.
Food will be available in Mineral Spring Park beginning at 12 noon on Saturday with four vendors offering barbecue, hotdogs, funnel cakes and old fashioned ice cream.
Food vendors include Hey Bo Sassy Sow BBQ, Grandmas Ice Cream, Danny’s Dawg House and Tony’s Peanut Factory.
The Bobbers on Big Creek bobber race will be held in Mineral Spring Park with registration beginning at 3 p.m. and race at 4 p.m. Be sure to get bobber stickers at 21 participating businesses (see separate story) through June 29 and bring to the registration table at the bridge over Big Creek to be a part of the race. Fun and cash prizes to first three bobbers to get to the finish line!
The Williamston Fire Department will sponsor a cruise-in at the Town Square Center parking lot which begins at 5 p.m. Cruise-in participants who purchase a $1 ticket will have the opportunity to win $50 at each of three drawings at 7 p.m., 8 p.m. and 9 p.m.
Live music on the park amphitheater stage will feature Jukebox 45 beginning at 7 p.m.
The Town of Williamston is sponsoring the fireworks show which will begin around 9:30 p.m. at the ballfield area behind the Municipal Center