Fourth Fest July 3

Patriot’s Park, west of Greenville, will be the site of the Bond County Fourth Fest.

The event will be held Sunday, July 3 starting at 5 p.m. and ending with a big fireworks display.

Scott Crothers, chairman of the Fourth Fest Committee, said the schedule of events includes something for everyone. The event opens with inflatables, the Law Dogs paintball shooting gallery, and food vendors at 5 p.m. and continues with the Muny Band at 6 p.m., the Chapman Brothers at 7 p.m. and fireworks at 9:20 p.m.

Bond County Transit will provide shuttle services to and from the Fourth Fest starting at 5:30 p.m. with stops at the Thrift Shop, Greenville High School, and Dairy Queen.

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Crothers said a lot of planning goes into making the event a reality.

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Crothers said the City of Greenville provides support through tourism funds and the Kingsbury Park District, owner and operator of Patriot’s Park, makes sure the park grounds are ready for the big crowd.