FREEPORT, Maine, May 27, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via PRWEB - Internationally known outdoor retailer L.L.Bean, best known for its Bean Boot and 100% satisfaction guarantee is pleased to announce its 2014 Summer in the Park schedule. This year's lineup includes well-known bands like Toad the Wet Sprocket and The Mowgli's, as well as a circus company, an event just for dogs and their owners and a farmer's market every Friday afternoon from mid-June through September. L.L.Bean's 4th of July Celebration begins on Friday with a 10K road race and fun run, followed by a 4th of July parade. Later that evening beginning at 7:30 p.m., there will be a concert with Toad the Wet Sprocket, followed by the Town of Freeport's remarkable fireworks display. On Saturday, July 5th, the festivities continue with a performance later that evening at 7:30 p.m. with FAQ Circus, a unique, interesting new circus troupe.
All events are free and open to the public. The full Summer in the Park schedule is as follows.
"We're really happy with how popular our Summer in the Park event has become, year after year. Folks from all over really look forward to the lively mix of events and performers, music, food, animals and more. There's truly something for everyone," said Suzanne Deschenes, retail marketing manager for L.L.Bean. "It's a fun, festive way to spend an evening with family and friends, enjoying exceptional talent outdoors in our park and best of all, it's free."
For more information, visit http://www.llbean.com/summer.
About L.L.Bean, Inc.
L.L.Bean, Inc. is a leading multichannel merchant of quality outdoor gear and apparel. Founded in 1912 by Leon Leonwood Bean, the company began as a one-room operation selling a single product, the Maine Hunting Shoe. Still family owned, Shawn Gorman, great grandson of Leon Leonwood Bean, was named Chairman of the Board of Directors in 2013. While its business has grown over the years, L.L.Bean continues to uphold the values of its founder, including his dedication to quality, customer service and a love of the outdoors. L.L.Bean products are rigorously tested, guaranteed to last and always shipped free. In the past five years, L.L.Bean has donated over $6 million toward conservation and land stewardship. The 220,000 sq. ft. L.L.Bean retail store campus in Freeport, ME, is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and welcomes more than 3 million visitors every year. L.L.Bean can be found worldwide at http://www.llbean.com, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, Google+ and Instagram.
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