Independence Day Celebration

July 7, 2018

LG Flea Market & Sale Barn

Join us for our 2nd annual Independence Day Celebration, which will include the Ms Liberty pageant, chili cook-off, horseshoe tournament, music, entertainment and much more. Check back as details become available.

Ms Liberty: Entry Form 

Ms Liberty: Rules & Information


A Big Thank You

to Jerry Koelsch for letting the Chamber hold our 1st Independence Day Celebration at the LG Sale Barn/Flea Market. It was a perfect venue, and the weather was great!

THANK YOU, to the Vendors who set up at our event!

THANK YOU, to everyone who came out and enjoyed the event.

THANK YOU, to these people and businesses who donated items for the prize drawing and sponsored this event in other ways.

  • Quantie Auto Supply
  • Locust Grove Flowers
  • K&D Vapor Supply
  • Cooper-Looney Fireworks
  • Builder’s Wholesale & Hardware Supply
  • Country Critters Grooming
  • Hometown Shirt Shack
  • DJ’s Diner
  • Sister Sweets
  • Ray’s Auto Service
  • Georgeann Quantie
  • LG 4-H Club
  • Jess & Sharon Forest
  • Wayne Cole & the Outlaw Cruisers
  • Anderson Tire
  • Rural Oklahoma Museum of Poetry
  • Sandy Burford
  • Jerry’s Automotive
  • Junk Justified
  • Wonder City Coffee
  • Locust Grove Arts Alliance
  • ROMP Rummage Store
  • Gibson Bait & Tackle


Schedule of Events:

9:30 a.m.: National Anthem, sung by First Baptist Church music minister Justin Scuggins

9:45-3:00 p.m.: Independence Day Poem-Making with the Rural Oklahoma Museum of Poetry

10:00-Noon: Music by Ed Pot-Belly Biggs

10:00-Noon: Face-Painting art by Hysteria Artistry (Claudia Biendl)

11:00: Horseshoe Tournament

11:00-3:00: Patriotic Rock Painting with Tina Carlile (all supplies provided)

Noon–Until supplies run out:  Chili-Cook-Off: Frito Pies & Chili Dogs

Noon: Crowning of Miss and Ms Liberty

12:15: Ticket-drawing for prizes from Miss Liberty sales

1:00-3:00 p.m.: Music by Tristan Cook

1:30 p.m.: Watermelon-Eating and Spitting Contests

The First Baptist Church will have free popsicles.