entertainment

Bring your lawn chair and get ready for a full evening of entertainment.
 
TEAM FASTRAX skydiving show

6:15pm  City Park

Team Fastrax™ made Freedom Blast's 10th anniversary an event to remember. The team returns for 2019 with a special Flag Show to honor veterans. The skydive team consists of many Armed Forces veterans and has performed over the Pentagon in Washington and Independence Hall in Philadelphia. It remains the only civilian parachute demonstration team to have performed over

Ground Zero in New York City.

Military Tribute

6:30pm  Main Stage

The City of Greer takes a few minutes during Freedom Blast to remind everyone why "Freedom" is in the name of the event. This is our way of honoring our Armed Forces and Veterans. 

Come thank our heroes

for their service.

Texas roadhouse rib eating contest

7:15pm  Main Stage

 

There may be no better way to spend Freedom Blast than chowing down on Texas Roadhouse ribs. Gaining fame as the Rib Eating Contest champion is just another perk.

Who will be crowned as the

Freedom Blast champion this year?

 

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gal friday
7:30pm Main Stage
9:00pm Main Stage

 

Three sisters grew up singing together at special events and in church and have taken the essence of southern gospel, rock, bluegrass and country on the road. Their synergistic sibling harmonies and bluegrass soul peppered with notes of southern rock has resulted in a style that is fresh, strong and undeniably unique.  Based in Matthews, N.C., Gal Friday has earned a solid fan following in the southeast, performing at clubs, festivals and special events.

The band has opened for such acts as Keith Urban, The Band Perry, Jason Aldean, Darius Rucker, Travis Tritt, Wynonna Judd and Kellie Pickler. 

Learn more at https://www.galfridayband.com

mark webb jr
6:30pm Poinsett St.
8:35pm   Main Stage

Greenville native Mark Webb Jr. will be performing on

the E. Poinsett St. and the Main Stage during the evening.

The singer-songwriter with two albums to his credit

carries a tender voice and unique timbre that embodies

real Americana. Taking inspiration from life experiences, overheard conversations and current events, Webb writes and curates songs that echo the cuts, bruises and blossoms of life.

He is signed to Gold Ship Records.

Learn more at https://markwebbjr.com

7:30 p.m. Main Stage
9:00 p.m. Main Stage

 

Ashland Craft's goal is to put the grit back into country music and she's off to a strong start. The Piedmont, S.C. native finished in the Top 10 of NBC's "The Voice" and moved to Nashville in 2019 to pursue her singer/songwriter dreams.

city of greer fireworks display

10:00pm  City Park

 

As Freedom Blast draws to a close, it's time for one last hurrah. The City of Greer does not disappoint, hosting one of the largest fireworks displays in South Carolina. Get ready for a pyrotechnics display worthy of our Armed Forces and veterans!

 

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