"I Love America" Celebration - Update
The following is an update to release 062410-01 for the timeline of events at the Noon Lions Club's 50th Annual Fourth of July "I Love America" Celebration July 4 at the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum.
|7 a.m.||Fourth of July 4K Fun Run at Veterans Park and Athletic Complex, free|
Led by Texas A&M President Dr. R. Bowen Loftin and his wife Dr. Karin Loftin, and the Association of Former Students President and CEO Porter Garner III
|Noon||George Bush Presidential Library and Museum opens, free admission all day|
|4:30 p.m.||Barbara Bush Drive closes; free parking at Reed Arena and West Campus Parking Garage, free shuttles to the museum|
|5 p.m.||Games, inflatables, and concessions open in front of the library. Costume characters; Brazos Valley Bombers mascot KaBoom. KAMU-FM begins live broadcast from library.|
|5:30 p.m.||Live performance by Ben Morris and the Great American Boxcar Chorus|
|6:10 p.m.||Presentation of Colors, Pledge of Allegiance, national anthem|
|6:15 p.m.||F-16 flyover|
|6:20 p.m.||Live performance by Ben Morris and the Great American Boxcar Chorus|
|7:15 p.m.||Live performance by the Josh Langston Band|
|8 p.m.||Hot air balloon glow|
|8:30 p.m.||George Bush Presidential Library and Museum closes;|
Elvis impersonator performs on stage
|8:45 p.m.||Invocation, national anthem|
|8:50 p.m.||Performance by the Brazos Valley Symphony Orchestra|
|9:50 p.m.||Fireworks begin, simulcast on 104.7 The Mix|
For more information about the College Station Noon Lions Club's 50th Annual Fourth of July "I Love America" Celebration contact Don Dickenson at (979) 696-4483 ext. 118, or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about events at the George Bush Library, contact Tracy Paine at (979) 691-4014, or by e-mail at email@example.com.
Media requests for information or coverage should be sent to the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum public relations department using the contact information at the top of the release.