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Judges’ Grand Prize
1963 Ford Falcon Convertible
Owned and driven by Tom Varney, accompanied by Diane Sylva or Freedom
Strumming Cousins Float
Featuring the Battles, Eldridge, and Fenderson Families, who serenaded us with songs sung by the kids that celebrate Freedom. The float was hauled by Josh Battles in a dig and doze truck with a flatbed trailer.
Best Band or Musical Group
William Diamond, Jr. Fife and Drum Corps Band
A traditional fife and drum corps, founded in 2001, based in Lexington, Massachusetts.
Best Family/Group/Neighborhood Float
Brooks Family Float
Celebrating 4 generations of the descendants of Ralph and Hattie Brooks, the Brooks family has lived in Freedom since 1800, when it was part of Effingham.
Best Community Group/Club/Business
NH Bektash Shriners Mini-Kar Patrol
Hailing from Concord, NH, these 4-wheel, 5 horse-power go-karts with a 1954 red Corvette body perform precision drills that their drivers practice throughout the year.
Since 1928, Camp Huckins has provided enriching summer experiences for girls under the motto “Constant and True.” Its programs focus on training in citizenship, service to others, and self-reliance, along with singing, laughter, friendships – simple memories that last a lifetime.
Best Antique Car
1964 Ford F100
Owned and driven by Bill Thompson.
Best Classic Car
1983 Mercedes Benz 380SL Convertible
Owned and driven by Ed Barosky of Freedom, accompanied by Melissa Florio of Freedom.
Best Old Muscle Car
1973 Ford Mustang Convertible
Owned by Gerard Costantino of Freedom, driven by Don Harris of Freedom, accompanied by Dave Fessenden of Portsmouth.
First Place: Vicki Meserve
Second Place: Stephanie McDonald
Third Place: Maureen Elliott
First Place: Steve Dibble
Second Place: Melissa Florio
Third Place: Dick Knight
5K Road Race
Go to the 5K Road Race page.