Rent the Chicken is a unique backyard chicken service providing a 6-month rental to get started with backyard hens. They also have a Hatch the Chicken program.
2022 marks the 28th year for the Freeport International Baseball Invitational, an annual week-long baseball tournament that takes place at James E. Swartz Memorial Field in Freeport and other fields around Armstrong County. The event ends with an all-star game and fireworks on Saturday.
The Hook Up is an online and on-call bait and tackle shop delivering to Freeport’s public boat dock, boat launch, and private dock spaces. They also offer kayak and paddleboard rentals. Rental fees vary and include the boat, PFD, and paddle. Inexperienced paddlers or those unfamiliar with the area can also reserve time with a guide/instructor for paddling lessons.
Just a Girl with a Mobile Deli is a full-service mobile deli with fully customizable options prepared in their innovated commercial kitchen trailer. They also offer catering and fundraising opportunities. Daily soups, desserts, specials, and locations will be posted on Facebook.
The Freeport Renaissance Association (FRA) was officially formed in May 2005 as a 501(c)(3) by a handful of residents that saw a need to enhance and market the Freeport community. FRA’s primary focus areas are the downtown business district and Riverside Park, but volunteers have also engaged in regional revitalization efforts. They’re also responsible for hosting a few events throughout the year, including September by the River, a summer concert series, and a holiday light-up night.