Are you ready for some red, white and blue? There are several celebrations and activities planned in and around Wichita. Browse through the list below and start marking your calendar for some holiday fun!
Celebrate America :: Old Cowtown Museum, June 27th
Come out and celebrate the 4th of July 1870s style! Catch a temperance march and watch the saloon girls battle it out with the good townspeople, see the blacksmith at work, visit the farm, take a stagecoach ride, get some cool sarsaparilla, and watch for gunfights in the street!
Regular admission rates apply. $9/adults $8/seniors (ages 62+) $7/youth (ages 12-17) $6/kids (ages 5-11) Kids 4 and under and Cowtown members, and members of the military and their families get in free!
Independence Day Celebration :: High Park, July 4th
Parade Route: Begins at Panther Stadium (just east of Madison Ave. and Woodlawn Blvd.), proceeds west on Madison to Georgie, south on Georgie to Market, east on Market back to the middle school.
View the parade route map
Party in the Park – TBA
July 4, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Madison Avenue Central Park, 512 E. Madison Ave.
This event will include food trucks, and kid’s activities provided by local businesses associated with the Panther Professionals, a Derby business collaborative. For more information, visit: Facebook.com/PantherProsPartyinthePark.
Fireworks in the Park
July 4 at 7 p.m. (Fireworks begin at approx. 9:30 p.m.)
Enjoy a fun, family-friendly evening at High Park with food trucks and fireworks.
Available off Madison Ave. (grass parking) and off James St. (paved parking lots).
5K Race :: Centennial Park, July 4th
Grab your running shoes and participate in the annual Headin for Home 5K. The 5K will start at 7:30 a.m.
Fireworks Extravaganza :: Kidron Bethel Village, July 4th
This free event will include live music, concessions, games and fireworks. Admission is free.
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