Sheppard Freedom Fest '17

Sheppard Air Force Base will open it's gates to the community July 4, 2017, for live music, fireworks and fun at the Freedom Fest celebration. This year's musical guests are Roxy Roca, Erick Willis and Def Leggend, a renown Def Leppard tribtue band. (U.S. Air Force graphic by 82nd Force Support Squadron)

Sheppard Air Force Base will open it's gates to the community July 4, 2017, for live music, fireworks and fun at the Freedom Fest celebration. This year's musical guests are Roxy Roca, Erick Willis and Def Leggend, a renown Def Leppard tribtue band. (U.S. Air Force graphic by 82nd Force Support Squadron)

SHEPPARD AIR FORCE BASE, Texas --

Freedom Fest is back this Fourth of July at Sheppard Air Force Base!

Come out and enjoy a variety of food and drink vendors, live music, and Wichita Falls’ best firework display to cap off the night. 

This year’s musical guests include Roxy Roca, Erick Willis and renowned Def Leppard tribute band, Def Leggend. 

The event will include a Kid's Area with bounce houses and more. Admission to this area will be $5 per child.

All general public must use the Missle Road Gate entrance to the base. All active duty and DoD personnel with proper identification are authorized to use the Main Gate.

All individuals and vehicles entering the base are subject to search. Air Force and local law enforcement will be in place to ensure a safe experience for all guests. 

You may not bring large bags, coolers, drugs, alcohol, drones, knives, guns or weapons of any kind.

Don't forget to share your Freedom Fest fun online by using the hashtag #FF17.

So grab your friends and family for Freedom Fest, the best Fourth of July celebration in town! 

Tentative Schedule of Events: 

3:30 p.m. - Gates open to general public
4:00 p.m. - Roxy Roca musical performance
6:00 p.m. - Erick Willis musical performance
7:45 p.m. - Sheppard leadership welcome
8:00 p.m. - Armed Forces pass & review
8:25 p.m. - Def Leggend musical performance
10:02 p.m. - Fireworks

For more information please visit the Freedom Fest website.

For questions, send us a message on Facebook.

3:30pm • Gates Open to General Public

 

4:00pm • Roxy Roca

 

6:00pm • Erick Willis

 

7:45pm • Sheppard Leadership Welcome

 

8:00pm • Armed Forces Pass & Review

 

8:25pm • Def Leggend

 

10:02pm • Fireworks

3:30pm • Gates Open to General Public

 

4:00pm • Roxy Roca

 

6:00pm • Erick Willis

 

7:45pm • Sheppard Leadership Welcome

 

8:00pm • Armed Forces Pass & Review

 

8:25pm • Def Leggend

 

10:02pm • Fireworks