Tag Archives: America’s Freedom Festival

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By Julia Thompson
Jul 04, 2018

Patriotic Service with President Owen at the Freedom Festival in Provo

The Freedom Festival is an event that happens in Provo each July. People from all over Utah gather to celebrate our freedoms. Some of the events at this multi-day celebration include Balloon Fest, Freedom Run, Patriotic Service, and Cries of Freedom the Musical. The Colonial Heritage Festival portion of the gathering is an old fashion […]

By Colonel Dave Gunn
Nov 14, 2013

Eagle Scout, Colonel James R. Mathis, Spotlighted at Timpview Veterans Tribute

Colonel James Reid Mathis was an Eagle Scout and a former Troop Committee Chairman and was actively involved with Scouting as a bishop for The Church of Jesus of Christ of Latter-day Saints. He was spotlighted by his friend, Colonel Dave Gunn, at the 2013 America’s Freedom Festival and Timpview High School tribute to veterans. […]