Byronfest returns this weekend, Pepsi offering free wristbands

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BYRON, Ill. (WIFR) -- A summer tradition returns to Byron this weekend.

Byronfest returns from July 12-14.The three-day festival consists of several activities, including a carnival, parade, bags tournament, vendor show, 5K run and quilt show.

The events are designed to promote tourism in the Byron area and showcase the Byron community to visitors.

The festivities are located in downtown Byron. You can find a list of activities​ and directions​ here.

You can win four packs of wristbands from Pepsi in the 815 by liking and tagging friends in the Facebook post below.

Wristbands otherwise cost $5 in advance of $10 at the gate. The wristbands allow for admission to the beer gardens, entertainment stages and the Taste of Byron.