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15 E. Thurman Ave. Suite A
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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291 N Main St
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Celebrated each year on the Saturday before the Independence holiday, the Freedom Fest has grown into an event that is both anticipated and appreciated by the entire community.  The festival showcases musical entertainment, a patriotic aerial performance, an array of local food vendors, and more.  The finale to the evening is the spectacular display of fireworks!


photo courtesy of @dorado_imaging
  • June 27, 2020
  • Porterville Sports Complex, 2701 W Scranton Ave.
  • Starts at 5:00 PM
  • Gates open at 4:00 PM
  • Fireworks start at 9:00 PM


  • Live Music
  • Spray Zone
  • Performances
  • Food, Craft & Info Booths
  • Spectacular fireworks show!
  • And more!

Parking Pass

photo courtesy of M. Santoyo Visuals
Advance Day of


$10 $15 $20



Entry fees for the Freedom Fest are per carload.  There is no individual cost.  A limited amount of preferred parking passes are available. Preferred parking is located in the paved lot just west of the entrance gates. 

Purchase parking passes at:

City Hall (Parks & Leisure Services)- 291 N. Main St.

Free Transportation

Free transportation out to the event is available by catching the bus from the Porterville Transit Center located at 61 W. Oak Avenue. First bus departs at 5:10pm.  Call Porterville Transit for more details: (559) 791-7800.

2019 Sponsors

For more information, call (559) 791-7695.

Discharge of all fireworks prohibited during this event. 
No gang attire.


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