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Marion K of C readies for July 4 celebration


 
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Posted on 6/28/2022, 6:31 PM

MARION -- The Marion Knights of Columbus will open its annual festival to celebrate America's Independence Day on Friday.

This year's celebration is set for July 1-4 on the K of C grounds and will feature a carnival, live music, food vendors, helicopter rides, and fireworks.

The entertainment lineup includes A1C on Friday, Chris Brown's Lone Howl and 90s Kidz on Saturday, Exeters Landing Trio and The VIBE on Sunday, and Danny & the Dreamers and Murphy 500 on Monday. Performances are scheduled to begin at 4:30 p.m. each night.

Fireworks will begin at dusk.

The K of C members will also be holding their fried chicken dinenr on July 1 from 4:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $13 for all-you-can-eat fried chicken, beans, potato salad, cole slaw, and rolls.