The Burnsville Lions Club is again sponsoring the Annual Patriotic Celebration on the Burnsville Town Square Saturday July 5th. Craft vendors will be set up at around 9:00am. The Lions Club will be cooking up delicious hamburgers and hot dogs along with good cold beverages with the first burger to come off the grill at around 11:30am. The music stage will kick off an afternoon of entertainment with the Star Spangled Banner at noon. Enjoy music and crafts all afternoon until around 6:00pm. All money raised will go to the Lions Club Donation Account to help Yancey County folks with eye exams and glasses. Artists, non-profits and musicians wishing to be a part of the Patriotic Celebration may apply or find out more by calling Jim Parlier at 682-7015. After enjoying the festival, stick around for the Yancey County fireworks display at dark.