Russell's Freedom Fest is July 4
Celebrate our nation's independence on Monday, July 4 in Russell with Freedom Fest.
This year's events include the Mural E. Fisk Memorial Patriotic House and Business Decorating Contest, a patriotic parade and kid's bike, wagon and scooter decorating contest at 10 AM, a community barbecue at the VFW from 11 AM to 1 PM, a patriotic program at the VFW from Noon to 1 PM, free swimming at the Russell Municipal Pool from 1 to 6 PM, community bingo at the VFW at 2 PM and a cake walk at the VFW at 4 PM.
Freedom Fest wraps up with the Annual Ernest "Ernie" L. Carter Memorial Fireworks Display at around 10 PM. Don't forget your radio. KRSL 95.9 FM will air a special arrangement of patriotic music during the fireworks display.