I did a little research to find out where some of the action will be on the upcoming July 4th holiday.  Hope this helps you plan a fantastic holiday weekend!


Parkville 4th Of July Celebration

What: Parade, Fireworks and Festivities

Where: Downtown Parkville

When: July 4, 2019 / 7:00 a.m. Fireworks begin at 9:45 p.m.

Fuel up at the American Legion’s Pancake Breakfast before heading to 63rd Street at 10:00 a.m. for the Community 4th of July Parade. Then spend the day at the Fun Times Show Carnival and wrap the evening up with fireworks at Grigsby Field at 9:45 p.m.

KC Riverfest

What: Independence Day Celebration

July 3rd Fireworks Displays

Fairway, Westwood, Roeland Park, Mission Woods & Westwood Hills Fireworks Display
Where: Bishop Miege High School (5041 Reinhardt in Roeland Park, KS)
When: July 3rd at 9:30 pm
Edgerton Fireworks & Community Picnic
Where: Martin Creek Park
When: Free picnic starts at 7:00 pm. Fireworks start at 9:45 pm.

July 4th Fireworks Displays

City of Olathe Fireworks Show
Where: College Boulevard Activity Complex (11031 S Valley Parkway)

When: 9:30 pm


Lenexa Community Days Parade
Where: Old Town Lenexa (Santa Fe Trail Drive & Pflumm Rd)

When: July 4th at 10:00 am


Corporate Woods Star Spangled Spectacular

Where: Corporate Woods (Interstate 435 & College Boulevard – 109th & Mastin)

When: Activities starts at 4:00 pm, Fireworks starts at 9:30 pm


Leawood City 4th of July Celebration

Where: Leawood City Park (10601 Lee Boulevard)

When: Activities start at 5:00 pm. Fireworks start at 9:45 pm



Activies throughout the morning

Where: 77th & Missionb Rd

When: 7:30 am to 1:00 pm


Gardner July 4th Celebration

Where: Celebration Park 32501 W 159th Street)

When: Activities start at 3:00 pm. Fireworks start at 10:00 pm


Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead Independence Day 

Where: Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead (13800 Switzer Rd)

When: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm


Independence Day at the Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop & Farm

Where: Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop & Farm (1200 E Kansas City Rd in Olathe)
When: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm


Flags 4 Freedom

Where: Merriam Marketplace (5740 Merriam Drive in Merriam, KS)
When: 35th Infantry Division Band – Army National Guard at 1:00 pm


Four on the Fourth

What: 4 Mile Run/Walk

Where: Ward Parkway Pavilion

When: July 4, 2019 / Race starts at 7:30 a.m.

Celebrate Independence Day by running (or walking!) four miles along Ward Parkway, before enjoying a photo backdrop, snacks and giveaways.

Red, White & Zoo

What: Free Zoo Admission for Veterans

Where: Kansas City Zoo

When: June 29- June 30, 2019/ 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and July 4, 2019 / 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

In celebration of the 4th, the Kansas City Zoo is offering free admission to active and retired military individuals on Saturday, June 29, Sunday, June 30, and Thursday, July 4. Family members of these individuals will receive $1 off regular admission.