Are you looking for a full day of fun for the entire family this weekend? Then look no further than the 2019 East Moline Freedom Fest!

The 2019 East Moline Freedom Fest is happening this Saturday Aug 17 from 2 – 11 p.m. along 15th Avenue in Downtown East Moline. This FREE family-friendly event will provide entertainment for everyone!

Enjoy this street festival, which includes a vendor fair, car show, live music, food trucks, Pinup Girl contest and so much more!

New this year at the Freedom Fest is the East Mo Food Truck Fest. Food vendors will have the opportunity to enter an item for judging in the categories of; appetizer, main course and sweet treat. Judging will begin at 6 p.m.

The 2nd Annual Miss Freedom Fest Pinup Contest, with emcee Carmeleon. Contestants will show off their stuff on at the Bandshell around 6:45. This year’s Miss Freedom Fest will be crowned at 7:45 p.m.

12th Annual East Moline Main Street – Main Drag Car & Bike Show will take place from 2 – 6 p.m. 200 + cars and bikes will fill the streets between 7 – 13th along 15th Avenue.

Live music performances will be available from Back in the Day (2 – 4 p.m.), The 309 (4 – 7 p.m.) and Crooked Cactus (8 – 11 p.m.). Come on back for some more fun on Sunday Aug 17 for live music from Past Curfew at Runner’s Park, beginning at 4 p.m.

For more information on the 2019 East Moline Freedom Fest, please visit http://www.emmainstreet.com. Or follow them on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/EastMolineFreedomFest/.

Don’t miss this action-packed day in East Moline!

Tess Abney is a freelance writer who was born and raised in the Quad Cities. She spends most of her time attempting to successfully raise three boys. In her free time, writing is her passion. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.