Annual Willis Independence Day Celebration

Annual Willis Independence Day Celebration

The City of Willis will be having an old-fashion Independence Day Celebration on Saturday, June 30 at the Barton Yates Stadium in Willis. The 2nd annual free festival will have free food including hot dogs, snow cones, popcorn, cotton candy, moonwalks, face painting, and vendors. The Charlie Lucas Band will start playing at 4:30 and continue throughout the evening until the lazer/fireworks show at 9:00pm. A patriotic program begins at 6:00pm with the posting of the colors by the Willis American Legion, the National Anthem, and the arrival of Dave Lillico by parachute landing on the 50 yard line! The Freedom Flight of Lone Star Executive Airport will participate in flyovers and formations around the stadium.

Schedule of Events for the 2nd Annual Willis Independence Day Celebration
4:00 pm- vendors, moonwalk, face painting, beach ball toss
4:30 pm- welcome from bandstand
6:00 pm- Patriotic Program
Posting of the colors and 21 gun salute (Willis American Legion Honor Guard-Post #618)
National Anthem - Latrelle Lindon
Arrival of Dave Lillico by Parachute
Greg Smith (Flying around stadium and Dave 'Birddog' Airplane-WWII Surveillance Plane w/ smoke)
Brian Fincher (WHS class of '10- WHS Band Alum) playing patriotic music on trumpet
Independence Day Address
Freedom Flight
Patriotic music
7:15pm- Charlie Lucas Band
8:45pm- Football Stadium
9:00pm- Laser Show
9:20pm- Fireworks


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