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July 11, 2014

Airmen, families celebrate at Freedom Fest

freedom-fest7U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Timothy Young
Kapaka (red) knocks down his brother Ma’ila while participating in padded sumo wrestling during Freedom Fest July 3 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. This was one of the many events offered for children during the 99th Force Support Squadron’s sponsored festival. The event was held to celebrate the upcoming Independence Day.

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U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Timothy Young
Jenna-Lynn slides down an inflatable slide, while her sister Cara-Leigh watches and waits, during Freedom Fest July 3 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Freedom Fest, hosted by the 99th Force Support Squadron, provided Airmen and their families a chance to wind down before the four-day weekend.

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Thomas Spangler
Airmen and their families gather for fun and food during Freedom Fest, hosted by the 99th Force Support Squadron, at the Warrior Fitness Center, July 3 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The festival featured various games and activities for young children, such as inflatable slides, music for all participants to enjoy and traditional 4th of July food including grilled hotdogs and hamburgers.

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U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Timothy Young
Kelly rolls across the Warrior Fitness Center’s basketball court in an inflatable sphere during Freedom Fest July 3 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. The Freedom Fest, hosted by the 99th Force Support Squadron, included face painting, hula lessons, inflatable play areas and food.

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U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Rachel Loftis
Peyton makes his way through an inflatable jungle gym during Freedom Fest July 3 at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Freedom Fest was hosted by the 99th Force Support Squadron and provided families the opportunity to mingle and celebrate before the four day weekend.




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