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The Lakeside Legacy Foundation hosts the 32nd Annual Lakeside Fest June 30 - July 4 (from 12 p.m. to 10 p.m. today, July 4) at , 401 Country Club Road. Enjoy carnival rides, food from local restaurants, live entertainment, a bike parade, fireworks, a Baggo tournament and more. For admission prices or schedule of tournaments and entertainment,visit
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