Welcome to Cadillac’s Freedom Festival!

Celebrated along our scenic lakeshore, July 1st through July 4th at the Cadillac Commons.

Full Schedule


Four Fun-Filled Days of Activities & Celebration

Plus THREE big nights of live music at the Cadillac Rotary Performing Arts Pavilion!

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Fire on Water Military Tribute

Honoring our active military, veterans and those we have lost. With the community on shore and bonfire pits floating on the water, the ceremony represents freedoms we celebrate on July 4th.

Thunder on the Lakeshore

The premiere independent motorcycle show in Michigan, held right on the shores of beautiful Lake Cadillac!

Help Us Make History!

  • We raised $12,000 in 2015, giving us Cadillac’s largest display in over 20 years!
  • To make this year the biggest in history, our goal in 2016 is $20,000!
  • We need a combination of 400 individuals and businesses to donate $50 each
  • The first 400 to donate $50 are entered into a drawing for a 40 inch Samsung TV
  • Special thanks to Peacock LTD of Baldwin and Pell’s Radio Center of Cadillac!

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