Freedom Festival

Friday, May 24th, 2019


Saturday, May 25th, 2019


Freedom Festival Logo


Harold Rankin Park, 715 N. Main Street

Festival Pricing:

Admission to the festival is FREE! 

Ride Ticket Pricing:

Sheet of 30 Tickets: $20

Sheet of 14 Tickets: $12

Single Tickets: $1 each


Ride Specials for Sneak Peek Friday:

ONLINE PRESALE - All You Can Ride on Friday Armband $16

Sale Dates: Tuesday, March 5 - Thursday, May 23 at 6:00pm on

ONE DAY IN-PERSON PRESALE - All You Can Ride on Friday Armband $15 (cash only)

Sale Date: Monday, May 20 from 12:00pm-7:00pm at the Lowell Community Center (501 West First Street) 

DAY OF/AT THE WINDOW - All You Can Ride on Friday Armband $20 

Sale Date: Friday, May 24 from 6:00pm-9:45pm at Freedom Festival Ticket Window

Freedom Festival Paratrooper

FREE Entertainment:

Friday, May 24th

6:30pm and 8:30pm

Dakota and Friends Stage

Dinosaur Shows - fun for all ages!

Saturday, May 25th

1:30pm, 3:30pm, 5:30pm, 7:30pm, and 9:30pm

Dakota and Friends Stage 

Dinosaur Shows - fun for all ages!

Dinosaur Show

Saturday, May 25th


Main Stage

Caleb Davis


Caleb Davis

Saturday, May 25th 

6:00pm - 10:00pm

XCITE Mobile Gaming Truck

● Up to 28 players at the same time on the Game Truck
● 7 Widescreen HD TVs with all of the latest gaming systems and popular games
● Climate Controlled all year round
● Newest games and systems

XCite Mobile Gaming Truck

Saturday, May 25th


Main Stage

The Night Move Band


Night Move Band


Funnel cakes, ice cream, snow cones, slushies, cotton candy, candy apples, food trucks, and more!



Vendor Community Showcase on Saturday 1:00pm-10:00pm featuring arts & crafts vendors and local small businesses.


Freedom Festival is presented to you by the City of Lowell and the Lowell Parks and Recreation Department. Thank you to our 2019 sponsors!

Liberty Sponsors:

The Gaston Gazette

Gaston Gazette

Saluting Sponsors:

McKenney Chevrolet


Weichert, Realtors®-PMI Group

WR-PMI Group

Providence Management


Colonial Sponsor:

Zero Waste Recycling LLC.

Zero Waste

Renewal by Andersen of Greater Charlotte

Renewal by Andersen

Friend of Lowell Sponsor:


Numbers Etc.

Numbers Etc.

Sponsorship Opportunities: 

Sponsorship opportunities are still available! Please contact Cristy Cummings at (704) 824-0099 or

Food Vendor or Community Showcase Vendor Information:

We are still accepting vendors for Freedom Festival! Please contact Cristy Cummings at (704) 824-0099 or



Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

ID is not required to enter the event. There is no minimum age requirement to enter the event. 


What are my parking options for this event?

Free onsite parking will be available on Rogosin Boulevard, which is the street to the right of Harold Rankin Park. Additional parking is only a 5 minute walk in both directions at both Woodlawn Baptist Church and in Downtown Lowell (Second Street, North Main Street, West First Street, and at City Hall.)


Will alcohol and tobacco products be allowed?

No outside alcoholic beverages. Harold Rankin Park is a tobacco free and smoke-free facility. 


How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email or call the Parks and Recreation Department at (704) 824-0099.


What's the refund policy?

There are no refunds. 


Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Please be prepared to show either your digital ticket, your printed ticket, or your ID. 

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

If you do not have your digital or printed ticket, you must show ID to redeem your ticket and that ID must match the name of the person that ordered the tickets. If you have your digital or emailed tickets, the name of the person attending does not have to match the person that ordered the tickets.