Bellville Liberty Festival July 4 planned

BELLVILLE — Village officials are getting ready for the July 4 Liberty Festival.

Entry forms are available so people can sign up for the type of entry they will have. The festival allows floats, marching band organizations, clubs, majorette groups, color guards and animals.

Other types are allowed but the form asks people to specify what type they will have.

The deadline for entries is June 27.

Anyone applying after that date will be placed at the end of the parade.

For information people may call Craig Smith at 419-631-3743, or Bellville village hall at 419-886-2245, ext. 1

Also, people can send email entries to

The Liberty Festival will have people line up at 10 am., with step off at 11 a.m.

Organizers said they welcome participation of elected officials, who may walk or ride in the parade.