Goodman’s Independence Day activities begin on Friday evening, July 6 with the Firemen’s dance at the fire hall from 7 to 11 p.m. There will be music, food, refreshments, raffles, and a kid’s bouncy house.
On Saturday, July 7, Goodman American Legion will be selling food and refreshments at Lake Hilbert on County H from noon until 4 p.m. At 1 p.m. there will be a discarded flag-burning ceremony. Starting at 6 p.m. there will be a free dance for the public at the large pavilion with music provided by a D.J. Refreshments will be available for purchase. When the dance ends at 9 p.m., there will be raffle drawing for a wheelbarrow full of booze. Tickets are for sale by American Legion members, or call (715) 336-2495. You must be at least 21 years of age to purchase them.