America's Freedom Festival - Cries of Freedom and the American Heritage Museum
Inspirational And Educational 4th of July Celebration!!!
We are proudly a part of The Freedom Festival Events at SCERA. You will find a whole array of 4th of July events at SCERA Park and SCERA Center for the Arts: the Colonial Heritage Festival, Freedom Vehicles Military Outpost, Cries of Freedom, the American Heritage Museum, food trucks, pavilions, plenty of grass, and hands-on historical experiences guided by experts in their craft. Make Orem a big part of your 4th of July Celebration! July 2, 3 and 5!
Cries of Freedom - 1:00, 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. Showhouse 2
Come in OUT OF THE HEAT and get INSPIRED! See our newly revised show that has been thrilling audiences since 2008. In 63 minutes you will be reminded of our grand and glorious heritage and learn about people from other countries who have had their own CRIES OF FREEDOM! Let our cast of charged up young people deliver a memorable performance that brings the message right up to our day with an ending that will leave you speechless! You owe it to yourself to see this truly exhilarating show. Everything is FREE and kid-friendly.
American Heritage Museum - 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Room 101
The Brent and Charlene Ashworth Collection
Brent Ashworth has amassed a prodigious collection of relics from our nation’s past: Colonial artifacts, Civil War antiquities, rare sports memorabilia, Mormon relics and much more! Nowhere will you see so many rare and invaluable documents and memorabilia. Come and see these national treasures and learn from the master of historical artifacts himself.
Live Swearing In Ceremony! - 2:30 p.m. Showhouse 2
Back by popular demand, the Department of Homeland Security will be conducting a swearing in ceremony of citizen candidates. This 30-minute program is packed with patriotic music, speeches and new citizen testimonials.