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Freedom Festival & Steam Engine Show

September 20, 2019 - September 22, 2019

The 13th Annual Freedom Festival & Steam Engine Show will be held September 20th through the 22nd.  10138 Tompkins Rd.  Tompkins Township, Rives Junction, 49277 half a mile North off of M-50, Between Jackson and Eaton Rapids.

The Kick- off will be a Friday night Sept. 20th street dance at the Town Hall, 9999 Tompkins Rd. at 7pm , with music by Karen Kidder-Barrett and the band “Alibi“.  Bring your lawn chairs and your dancing shoes.

Saturday, Sept. 21st, 9am to 5pm.  At 9:30am there will be a flag raising ceremony to officially open the Festival.  Attractions will include; Flea Market, Antique Steam Engines, Gas hit & Miss Engines, Saw Mill, Shingle Mill, Tractor Pulls, Kid’s Tractor Pulls, Indian Camps and a Car Show(Sat. only)from 10am to 2pm.  Stop and take a tour of our 1800”s Frontier Log Cabin, Museum tours & a 1900’s Schoolhouse. Also don’t forget to check out our Silent Auction and Bake Sale in the Red Barn.   Country Breakfast at the Town Hall Saturday Morning 7AM to 10AM, Sponsored by Pope Church, Donations accepted.  Food Wagons throughout the event.  At dusk is a Sparks Show and so much more to see and do throughout the 2 day event..

Sunday, Sept. 18th. 9am to 3pm.  There will be an outdoor Church Service at 9:30 am.  Indian camps.  Flea Market, the Society will offer logo t-shirts, history and cook books.  Silent auction till 12:00pm(noon) Bake sale, Plus “Live” Musical entertainment throughout the weekend.

FREE Admission & Parking… Donations are appreciated, NO pets, or alcohol allowed on property.   Not responsible for accidents.

For further information contact

President, Pat Tuttle



September 20, 2019
September 22, 2019
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Tompkins Township
10138 Tompkins Rd., Rives Junction, mi United States