Edmond boarders Oklahoma city to the north and was previously voted the #1 suburb on CNBC’s “10 Perfect Suburbs” list. The town is most famed for its annual 10-day Liberty Festival, which kicks off at the end of June and culminates on the 5th of July. This celebration of all things American includes a carnival, rodeo, parade and more. Edmond offers more than summer fun; Arcadia Lake has a variety of hiking, camping and water activities, with a covered year-round fishing pier that’s heated in colder months. Stop in the purchase some cannabis at a dispensary in Edmond and feel liberated.