Independence Celebration, Franklin, WI

Independence Celebration, Franklin, WI
Event Location: 
Legend Park
9229 W Loomis Rd
Franklin, WI 53132
Friday, June 30, 2023 - Sunday, July 2, 2023

FRIDAY, JUNE 30, 2023
Food Court, 5 pm - 11 pm
Carnival, 5 pm - 11 pm
Main Tent Bar, 5 pm - 11 pm
Bella Cain, 7:30 pm - 11 pm

Food Court, 3 pm - 11 pm
Carnival, Noon - 11 pm
Wristband, $25, Noon - 4 pm
Cornhole Tournament, tennis court, 3 pm
Main Tent Bar, 2 pm - 11 pm
Doo-Wop Jukebox, 3 pm – 6:30 pm
Brew City Wrestling, 7 pm
Mt. Olive, 7:30 pm - 11 pm

SUNDAY, JULY 2, 2023
Food Court, Noon - 11 pm
Kids are People Too! Show, Police Dept., 11:45 am
Children’s Parade, Police Dept., 12:30 pm
Community Social with complimentary Ice Cream on the West Lawn, after the parade (limited quantity)
Complimentary Real Clowns Face Painting, North Lawn, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Next Step Dance Studio, Main Tent, after parade
Carnival, 2 pm - 11 pm
Kids are People Too! Show, North Lawn, 2:30 pm
Main Tent Bar, 2 pm - 11 pm
The Jimmys, 3 pm – 6:30 pm
Almighty Vinyl, 7:30 pm - 11 pm

The Franklin Historical Society will host an event in the Historical Area on Tuesday, July 4th from Noon to 3 pm. See

Vendors do not take tickets. Vendors accept cash or credit, and offer a variety of foods and non-alcoholic beverages, north to south on Legend Drive:
Dippin Dots
Funnel Cakes
3B Concessions: Fresh Squeezed Lemonade, Nachos, & Corn Dogs
State Fair Mini Donuts
Snowie Snow Cones
Billy Sims BBQ
Dionigi’s: Mozzarella Sticks, Ravioli, & Garlic Parmesan Shrimp
Nothin But Bundt: a variety of flavors
Badger Roasted Corn
Franklin Noon Lions: Brats, Hot Dogs & Fresh Fruit
Wisconsin Fried Cheese: Cheese Curds & Grilled Cheese
Uncle Fred’s An Assortment of Amazing Burgers and Fries, Cheesesteak, & Onion Rings
*Vendors are subject to change without notice.

This event is facilitated by volunteers and almost entirely self-funded. Our benefactor’s unwavering commitment allows success to come to its fruition. Please support our 2023 sponsors and keep them in mind when asked for referrals. Payne & Dolan Inc ☆ On The Border ☆ Irish Cottage ☆ Franklin Noon Lions Club ☆ Saputo USA ☆ Hiller Ford ☆ Bear Development ☆ Foth Engineering ☆ Sorce Services ☆ Victory Creek Accounting ☆ State Farm Vicki Kipfmueller Agency ☆ Pen and Inc of Milwaukee ☆ Big Bang ☆ Holz Motors ☆ Indian Village Restaurant on Forest Home in Greenfield ☆ Wegner's St Martins Inn ☆ Franklin Overhead Doors ☆ Dawn's Tailor Shop ☆ Spellman Trailers ☆ Bartz's Floor Covering ☆ Ken's Custom Auto ☆ Karweik Plumbing ☆ Matus Eyecare ☆ American Legion Post 192 ☆ Hales Corners-Franklin VFW Post 10394, Gary Wetzel MOH Post ☆ Foresthill Highlands Senior Apartments ☆ Nisenbaum Homes & Realty ☆ Franklin Self Storage ☆ Henry Wengelewski Jr DDS ☆ Polonia Sport Club! “We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives.”—John F. Kennedy

Those that wish to be benefactors of this year's great anniversary festival are encouraged to submit the volunteer or donor form hosted on the website.


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