Independence Day

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June 25, 2019 - 4:00 am
Not your traditional Independence Day celebration! That's the way Greer's City Administrator describes Freedom Blast, the annual festival the city celebrates. The festival is marking its 11th year. This year, Freedom Blast, which happens on Saturday, June 29th at Greer City Park, will be sticking...
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Atlanta Rhythm Section
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June 22, 2019 - 10:00 am
The City of Simpsonville is celebrating Independence Day a little early this year, on Saturday, June 29. They are calling the festivities, Celebrate Simpsonville. The Atlanta Rhythm Section, a southern rock staple, will have a free show at the CCNB Amphitheatre at Heritage Park . The opening...
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American Flag & Fireworks
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Seth Stokes
July 03, 2018 - 8:45 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. - This July 4th many Americans and South Carolinians will continue the long tradition of lighting up the night with fireworks. While the displays are visually compelling, the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control is urging everyone to put safety first if they are...
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Seth Stokes
June 28, 2018 - 8:25 am
Greer CPW Commissioners approve free fishing days for Memorial and Independence Day. Fishermen and those eager to learn the sport can fish Lake Robinson and Lake Cunningham fee free Memorial Day and Independence Day. The decision was approved during the monthly meeting after commissioners learned...
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Seth Stokes
June 19, 2018 - 12:22 pm
SIMPSONVILLE, SC (June 19, 2018) The City of Simpsonville invites the public to attend “Celebrate Simpsonville 2018,” a free Independence Day event, on Saturday, June 30 at Heritage Park Amphitheatre, 861 SE Main Street. The patriotic event includes a charity parachute jump, military swearing-in...
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Seth Stokes
June 11, 2018 - 1:51 pm
GREER, S.C. – As the City of Greer prepares to celebrate the 10th anniversaty of its Freedom Blast festival, officials have one suggestion for guests: Keep an eye on the sky. The June 30 event to honor the military and veterans at Greer City Park will open at 6 p.m. with a flag ceremony featuring...
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