Skip to main content

Freedom Fest returns to Nottingham Park

06/11/2014 11:20AM, Published by ACL, Categories: In Print


The Chester County Commissioners, Chester County Facilities & Parks and Herr Foods, Inc., will present the 23rd Annual Freedom Fest at Nottingham County Park on July 5 from 6 to 11 p.m. The event features festival foods, activities, live music and a fireworks display. 

There is no admission fee, but there is a $10 per car parking fee at Nottingham County Park and Herr’s Corporate Center. The gates open at 6 p.m. 

There will be carnival rides, snacks from Herr's, 10 food concessions and other vendors. Visitors can also bring their own picnics. At 7:15 p.m., the band On the Rise (formerly Wildfire) will perform. Between band sets, local youth will perform a patriotic presentation.

Fireworks begin at approximately 9:30 p.m. The 30-minute show has surprises and ground displays set to music. The grand finale incorporates the raising of the American flag.

Field seating is available for both the stage performances and the fireworks show. Early arrival is encouraged, and blankets and lawn chairs are recommended. Pets and canopies are not permitted in the viewing field. Pets, canopies and strollers are not permitted on the shuttle buses. Alcohol is strictly prohibited. Coolers and similar items are subject to checks.

All roads to the event location will close by 9 p.m. The rain date is July 6. For more information, call 610-932-2589 or visit www.chesco.org/ccparks.



nottingham county park freedom fest chester county commissioners herr foods chester county facilities and parks fireworks


You might also like

Friends, food, fun, and fireworks

Freedom Fest took place on July 5, with the thousands of attendees enjoying the family-friendly attractions, live music, and food at Nottingham County Park.

  • Zoo Yoga: OM’ing Otters

    10/25/2014
    09:15am — 10:15am

    (Ages 4-7 years old) Weekly Saturdays or Sundays, September-November (Classes held in the Educati...


  • Flying Colors Fine Artists Show and Sale

    10/25/2014
    10:00am — 05:00pm

    Flying Colors will host its Annual Art Show and Sale from October 24 to October 26, 2014 at The M...


  • Saturday Zoo Tales

    10/25/2014
    10:30am — 11:00am

    Join us for a fun, animal or nature themed story and a visit from one of our fun program animals!...


  • ChesLen Chase for Open Space

    10/25/2014
    11:00am

    Get ready to run for nature at Natural Lands Trust’s epic ChesLen Chase for Open Space, with 10K,...


  • Flying Colors Fine Artists Show and Sale

    10/26/2014
    10:00am — 05:00pm

    Flying Colors will host its Annual Art Show and Sale from October 24 to October 26, 2014 at The M...


  • Taste Kennett Food Tours

    10/26/2014
    01:00pm — 04:00pm

    Taste Kennett Food Tours, creators of memorable, unique and fun food experiences, offer three-hou...


  • NEWARK SYMPHONY CONCERT

    10/26/2014
    03:00pm — 05:00pm

    THE NEWARK SYMPHONY PRESENTS “Fall in Italy” Simeone Tartaglione, Music Director Sunday, Octobe...


It looks like we don't have any events for this date. You can always add an event.

  • Boo at the Zoo 2013 (All Ages)

    10/31/2014
    05:00pm — 07:30pm

    Trick-or-Treat at the Brandywine Zoo! Celebrate Halloween Brandywine Zoo-style with this merry, n...


Chester County High School Sports