Events & Festivals

Freedom Days

Thursday Jun 29 2017

11:00am - 9:45pm

The Fourth of July is celebrated with a variety of special events throughout Farmington!

Event Information

505-326-7602 or 800-448-1240

The Four Corners region celebrates the Fourth of July over several days with a variety of events throughout Farmington!

2017 Freedom Days Schedule of Events

Thursday, June 29

8pm Outdoor Summer Theater
“Shrek the Musical” at Lions Wilderness Park by Sandstone Productions 


Friday, June 30

10am - 6pm Gem & Mineral Show
McGee Park Coliseum and sponsored bySan Juan County Gem and Mineral Society

11am – 1pm TGIF Music & Lunch 
Held at Orchard Park and sponsored by Farmington Downtown Association

8pm Outdoor Summer Theater
“Shrek the Musical” at Lions Wilderness Park by Sandstone Productions       


Saturday, July 1

8am - Dusk Freedom Fours Co-ed Volleyball Tournament
Held at Brookside Park and sponsored by Piedra Vista High School Volleyball Team

10am - 6pm Gem & Mineral Show 
Held at the McGee Park Coliseum sponsored by San Juan County Gem and Mineral Society

8pm Outdoor Summer Theater
“Shrek the Musical” at Lions Wilderness Park by Sandstone Productions     


Sunday, July 2

10am - 5pm: Gem & Mineral Show 
Held at the McGee Park Coliseum sponsored by San Juan County Gem and Mineral Society         


Monday, July 3

5:30pm – 8:30pm Family Freedomfest
Held at the Farmington Museum & Visitor Center and brought to you by Kysar Millennium Leavitt Insurance. Great food available for purchase from fantastic food vendors.  Stay after and enjoy the fireworks and musical simulcast!

     5:30pm - 13th Yo Down Show Down Yo-Yo Contest
     5:30pm - Performance by San Juan College’s Company
     7:15pm - Kissmah Brass Band, Kysar, Millennium/Leavitt Insurance - sponsor

9:25pm Fireworks Display 
Fireworks set from Sullivan Hill and sponsored by Citizens Bank, PESCO & Northern Edge Casino. Simulcast on KWYK 94.9fm


Tuesday, July 4

11am - 5:30pm Party in the Park
Held at Brookside Park and sponsored by KWYK 94.9fm & Independence Capital Property Management. Food, entertainment, fun vendors, petting zoo, live music by After Midnight and Company, games and activities for the entire family!

     11am - Skateboard Competition Registration at Brookside Skate Park and sponsored by Sycamore Park Community Center
     12pm - Skateboard Competition begins
     3pm - Papa John’s Pizza Eating Contest - egistration open 11am to 2pm, proceeds benefit San Juan County Special Olympics

9pm - Farmington Rotary Electric Light Parade
Held in Historic Downtown Farmington on Main Street and sponsored by The Bridge Assisted Living


Vendor Information and Applications 

Party in the Park Vendor Information


Friends of Freedom Days 2017

Farmington Municipal Schools, San Juan County, SJC Commissioner Margaret McDaniel, SJC Commissioner Jack Fortner, SJC Commissioner John Beckstead, SJC Commissioner Jim Crowley, San Juan College

Special thanks to the City of Farmington’s Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs, Police, Fire, Traffic and Street Departments

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