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This week, we look at this year's Lawton-Fort Sill Freedom Festival. Keith Jackson, Lawton City Councilman and chair of the Freedom Festival Committee, joins us to talk about the event.

Freedom Festival 2018

Jun 26, 2018
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The 2018 Lawton Freedom Fesitval is Saturday, June 3o from 10am until 10pm at Elmer Thomas Park in Lawton. The fesitval has free admission, free parking and activites for all ages.

The festival also has one of the largest fireworks displays in Oklahoma!

The festival also features the Sweet Temptationz Car Show and a Motorcycle show.

Freedom Festival amenities include: spray park, childrens playground with shade covers, food, drinks, sales and activity vendors.

This week, Amanda Richey and Shaun Calix from the cast of "Next to Normal" join us to talk about the production at the Lawton Community Theatre, the play's subject matter, and the panel discussions being held after some performances to help educate the audience about mental illness.

This week, Frantzie Couch of the Lawton Chautauqua committee joins us to share details about the upcoming 2018 Lawton Chautauqua event, including information about the figures being portrayed and the performers who will be involved.

This week, we're joined by local historian and author Bill Neeley and his colleague Bob Saul, here to talk about their work recording the life and legacy of Quanah Parker and Neeley's new book on the life of Juan Seguin.

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