The City of Mount Dora’s annual Independence celebration, Freedom on the Waterfront, returns on Sunday, July 3rd. The small town festivities are a slice of Americana and start at 5 p.m. at Elizabeth Evans Park at the end of Donnelly Street in downtown Mount Dora. Live music performances on the park’s stage will feature artist Bailey Callahan, plus the Red Mint Band. The patriotic evening on the waterfront will end with a spectacular fireworks show over Lake Dora at 9:15 p.m.
The free family-friendly event will also feature a Kids Zone with lots of fun activities and food in Gilbert Park from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Elizabeth Evans park is located at 100 South Donnelly Street. Shuttles will be available at the First Baptist Church Mount Dora at 1000 East 1st Avenue. Handicap parking will be located in the lower level of the parking garage on Donnelly Street.