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Flags 4 Freedom
Merriam Marketplace
5740 Merriam Dr
Merriam, KS 66203

Downtown Merriam and surrounding area will transform into perfect rows of patriotic pride as Flags4Freedom organizers place more than 1,600 United States flags at the Merriam Marketplace, Irene B. French Community Center, and along Merriam and Johnson Drive. Everyone is invited to stop by during the week of July 2 - July 9 to view an astonishing display that honors our nation. 

Yellow ribbons are available for dedication for a suggested donation of $15.00 each.  For more information regarding flag dedications click here.


Visitors also won't want to miss the schedule of events:
Saturday, July 2         Flag display set-up by volunteers (6 a.m.)
Merriam Farmers' Market (7 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Entertainment Homemade Jam (10 a.m.)

Monday, July 4 FREE PATRIOTIC CONCERT featuring 35th Infantry Band
                                Merriam Marketplace at 1 p.m.  Bring a lawn chair.

Tuesday, July 5 Food Truck Tuesday 
Merriam Marketplace 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
a portion of the vendor sales benefit Flags 4 Freedom

Wednesday, July 6 Farmers' and Food Trucks
Grab dinner and shop the Farmers' Market
Merriam Marketplace 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Entertainment by Timberfall 5:30 p.m.

Saturday, July 9 Flag Display Ends (10 a.m.)
Merriam Farmers' Market (7 a.m. 1 p.m.) Entertainment Chef Mark Demo (10 a.m.)

Contact information:    Chris Evans Hands