(Freedom Fest 2013 is Thursday)…It will be the 23rd Annual Freedom Fest 4th of July celebration.
Once again, FM 107.5 is presenting Freedom Fest on behalf of the Imperial Chamber of Commerce. As is tradition, Freedom Fest will be on the campus of Imperial Valley College. Featured entertainment this year is Latin Fuse, winner of this year’s Hot Rods and Beer Battle of the Bar Bands. Latin Fuse will take the stage at 8:00 pm Thursday. The event includes several static displays. New this year will be the Sloppy Joes Custom Bicycle Club. They will have over 35 custom painted and hand fabricated bicycles on display. It will be the second year for Justin Lofton, who turned out to be a crowd favorite, Lofton, an Imperial Valley native, races in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series and is currently driving in the Speed Energy Super Stadium Truck series. Lofton will return to Freedom Fest, this year with one of the SST Trucks on display. He will also be selling tee shirts, signing autographs and handing out free samples of Speed Energy Drink. Following Freedom Fest, Lofton will be off to Toronto, Canada for the next Speed Energy Super Stadium Truck race. Concessions and static displays open at 6:00 pm July 4th, with the free fireworks show, synchronized to music on FM 107.5, starting at 9:30 pm