Celebrate July 4th In Independence
Make plans now to be at the annual Independence Day Celebration for an evening of music and fireworks. The fireworks display and patriotic music by the Spirit of Independence Band will be at the Mormon Visitors Center, 937 W. Walnut.
The Spirit of Independence Band will play throughout the evening and during the fireworks display, which begins at dark.
The schedule for the evening is as follows:
8 p.m. Gates Open
8:30 p.m. Spirit of Independence Band
9:30 p.m. Fireworks Display
There is limited parking. People are encouraged to bring blankets or lawn chairs for the lawn viewing area. Families may bring food and beverages for the lawn viewing area. Alcohol, open flames and personal fireworks are prohibited. Portable toilets and trash bins are available.
The annual Independence Day Celebration is sponsored by the City, the Mormon Visitors Center and Truman Presidential Library and Museum.
In the event of inclement weather, a rain date will be announced.
For more information: Parks & Recreation (816) 325-7210