Spencer Tracy, one of Hollywood’s most cherished actors, comes home to Freeport where his parents lived and where he enjoyed many happy times as a child. Three prized films will be presented on the historic Lindo Theatre’s big screen. There will be a brief introduction and discussion afterward for each film conducted by Dr. Ed Finch and Alan Wenzel. A special addition to this year’s festival is a Dessert Reception on Saturday at which members of Spencer Tracy’s family will be in attendance including great grandson, Shane Tracy and granddaughter-in-law, Cyndi Tracy. The reception will be held at 9 East Coffee, 9 East Stephenson Street, Freeport on Saturday from 3:30 until 5:30 pm and will include sweets, coffee and tea. The reception will include a silent auction of Tracy memorabilia donated by the Tracy family. Dessert Reception Tickets (Advance Purchase Required): $20 (may be purchased at the Freeport/Stephenson County Visitors Center, 4596 US Highway 20 East, Freeport or at the Stephenson County Historical Museum, 1440 S. Carroll Avenue, Freeport, or at 9 East Coffee, 9 East Stephenson Street, Freeport); Movie Ticket Per Movie: $6.