City Independence Day Celebration to Kick Off at 1p.m.
"Uncle Sam Jam 2014,” the City’s official Independence Day celebration, begins at 1 p.m., Thursday, July 3 at Oak Lake Park. It's located north of Haymarket Park in the area of Charleston Street and Sun Valley Blvd. Family activities and kids’ games begin at 1 p.m.. It features a performance by the Wheezetones from 6:15 to 9:30 p.m.. The celebration ends with the Fireworks display at 10 p.m.. Full information, with a list of all the activities, can be found on the City website at lincoln.ne.gov with the keyword: "uncle sam."