4-DAY EVENT: 2016
Friday, July 1st - 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Saturday, July 2nd - 12 Noon to 11 p.m.
Sunday, July 3rd - 12 Noon to 11 p.m.
Monday, July 4th - 10 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Lions Legend Park
July 4th Parade: Children’s Parade at 10:30 a.m.; Main Parade at 11 a.m. If interested in entering a group to participate in the Main parade, please request a registration packet now by calling Jeanine Olson at 414-425-7789 or via email at email@example.com. All local area scout troops, churches, youth groups, booster clubs, and civic organizations are encouraged to participate. Deadline for entry is June 15th. No registration is required for the 10:30 a.m. Children’s parade.
Fireworks: There will be 2 days of spectacular fireworks displays that will begin promptly at 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 2nd, to celebrate Franklin's 60th Anniversary, and 9:30 p.m. on Monday, July 4th!
Entertainment: Bands/Entertainers to perform will include The Toys, Pat McCurdy, Bella Cain Band, Doo-Wop Daddies, The Whiskey Belles, Alter-Ego Band, and Eddie Butts Band.
Local Artists: The Franklin Civic Celebration is also an opportunity for local artists to display and sell their creations. To learn more, contact Ann Adamski at 414-690-7340 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Volunteers: If interested in volunteering at the Civic Celebration, please fill out the attached Volunteer Sign-Up Form and mail it to the address on the form or scan and email it to email@example.com, or contact Pete Kosovich at 414-761-7664 after April 1st. Volunteers must be at least 21 years old. Sign up early to get your time slots reserved.
Donations: Any business or individual interested in giving a donation or sponsoring a specific event or entertainer related to the festival, please contact Mike Reichl at 414-425-9653 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or David Miller at 414-758-5814 or via email at email@example.com.
See complete Event Schedule here!