Planning is under way for Freedom Fest JC, the Fourth of July celebration in Junction City. This celebration is being held along with Sundown Salute this year. City Commissioner Nate Butler provided an update this week saying they are working on entertainment. "Our Sunday night Christian concert is now scheduled." Organizers are in the process of getting contracts for that event. "We're working on Friday, Saturday and Monday now."
Butler noted that other different events during the day. The celebration is scheduled July 1-4.
Sundown Salute will also be held this year from June 30th through July 4th. There was a Kickoff Party fundraiser for that celebration last Saturday at the Milford Lake Conference Center at Acorns Resort.