Freedom Fest draws thousands downtown

By SUSAN AMUNDSON,

By all accounts Freedom Fest 2019 was a steaming hot success.

Downtown Saturday an assortment of vendors featuring all kinds of food, crafts, entertainment and much more, along with an estimated 5,000 to 7,000 people, endured mid to upper 90 degrees of bright and sunny weather to bring a great time to Columbia.

 
 
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