The Fourth of July brings a smorgasbord of patriotic events to choose from.
Freedom Fest at Rancho de la Roca
Gates open at 5:30 p.m. today at Rancho de la Roca, 2459 Blackjack Road.
$10 for ages 11 and up, $5 for ages 3 to 10. Concessions available for purchase. Free activities include inflatables, hayrides, pedal boats, canoes and fishing (bring your own gear). Crafts cost $1 per child. A $5 wristband covers mechanical bull, climbing wall and bungee trampoline. Music by the McNeills. Fireworks start at 9:30 p.m. Presented by Peace of the Rock Ministries.
Patrons should bring blankets, lawn chairs and bug spray. No grills, pets, alcohol or fireworks. For more information, visit .
Liberty Run 5K/1-Mile Fun Run