Music, food, fireworks at August 19 Lynwood Fest!
Lynwood Fest, the Village's annual summer get-together, takes place Saturday, August 19.
The community festival will be held from 4 p.m. to midnight at Liberty Memorial Park on Glenwood-Dyer Road.
Live entertainment will be provided from 6 to 11 p.m. by the Darkhorse band performing a variety of music, including classic rock and R&B. Danny O'Bannon, Darkhorse guitarist, said the band plays venues in Illinois and Indiana, including lounges, casinos and festivals.
Lynwood Fest also will feature food vendors, a beer and wine tent and activities for children.
A fireworks display presented by Mad Bomber Fireworks Productions will start at dusk. Fireworks rain date, if necessary, will be Sunday, August 20.
The first Lynwood Fest was held in 1999 to celebrate the Village’s 40th anniversary of incorporation in 1959.