Celebrate Independence Day along the riverfront with Riverfest, a full evening of family-friendly entertainment, including live music, great food, and, of course, an exhilarating fireworks show.
Head just 20 minutes south of Downtown KC to be wowed at the Overland Park Star Spangled Spectacular, an annual tradition that attracts thousands thanks to its incredible fireworks show, live music, food trucks, activities for kids and more.
Have a blast at Worlds of Fun during the park’s Fourth of July Celebration, featuring delicious barbecue from the newly opened Cotton Blossom BBQ restaurant and a fireworks show rivaling anywhere else in town, plus thrilling rides, splashy slides and other fantastic family fun.
Free admission for active and retired military members—and $1 off for their families—is just the beginning of Red, White & Zoo at the Kansas City Zoo, which includes a full day of enrichment activities for animals at this favorite attraction.
Kick off the holiday weekend celebrating in Independence, where the annual Independence Day Celebration on July 3 features fireworks and live music, all for free and ideal for kiddos of any age.