Events

July 11, 2014

Freedom Fest Celebration

Photos by Senior Airman Devante Williams

The sky was bright with fireworks July 4 over Luke Air Force Base at the annual Freedom Fest, which drew more than 2,000 spectators. The show, set to music, was the finale of the base’s Independence Day celebration at Fowler Park.

 
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Attendees enjoy a line dance July 4 at Fowler Park as part of Freedom Fest, the Independence Day celebration at Luke Air Force Base. The event leading up to the fireworks display included a disc jockey, water slides, face painting and more.

 
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A child climbs the rock wall at Fowler Park. Rock climbing was one of many activities available to those who attended Freedom Fest.

 
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Col. Jeremy Sloane, 56th Fighter Wing vice commander, counts down to the beginning of the fireworks display July 4 while a child volunteer waits to “start” the show by pressing the explosives handle at Fowler Park.

 
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A child enters an inflatable water tunnel at Fowler Park. Thousands filled the park to enjoy the food, music and activities before the fireworks display.




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