KC • June 27, 2023

Fireworks in Kansas City: Celebrating the Fourth of July

Are you ready to add some sparkle and excitement to your Independence Day celebration? Look no further! We’ve got you covered with a list of fantastic fireworks shows happening this upcoming Fourth of July. Grab your family and friends, pack a picnic, and get ready for an evening filled with dazzling lights and booming explosions. Here are the top five displays of fireworks in Kansas City:

  • Star Spangled Spectacular – 🎆 Location: Corporate Woods, Overland Park Time: 5-10:30pm, July 4th

If you’re looking for a grand display of patriotism, the Star Spangled Spectacular at Corporate Woods is the place to be. Set against the backdrop of lush greenery, this fireworks show promises to be a breathtaking experience. Find a cozy spot on the grass, bring your favorite snacks, and enjoy a fantastic evening with your loved ones. Enjoy a free evening of fireworks, concerts, and food at Corporate Woods Founders’ Park on July 4, 2023 from 5-10:30 p.m.

  • Parkville 4th of July Celebration – 🎇 Location: Downtown Parkville, [Insert City Name] Time: 10am-9:30pm, July 4th

Head to Downtown Parkville for an unforgettable Fourth of July celebration. With a wide array of activities, delicious food vendors, and live music, this event is perfect for families. Parkville’s traditional salute to Independence Day includes a pancake breakfast, a community parade, food, fun, shopping, kids activities, a skydiving exhibition, and a Fireworks Finale at 9:30 p.m.

  • 4th of July Celebration – 🎆 Location: Worlds of Fun, Kansas City  |   Time: 11am-10pm, July 4th

Combine the thrill of amusement park rides with the magic of fireworks at Worlds of Fun’s 4th of July Celebration. Celebrate America with the biggest and best 4th of July fireworks in Kansas City! Cap off this iconic summertime holiday with a spectacular fireworks show as part of our 50 Nights of Fire celebration. Begin the day at Oceans of Fun and then revel in this star-spangled bash as we light up the sky.

  • Platte City 4th of July – 🎇 Location: Main St, Platte City  |   Time: 10am-2pm, July 4th

Join the vibrant community of Platte City as they commemorate Independence Day with a spectacular fireworks display. Set against the charming small-town backdrop, this event captures the essence of hometown pride. Gather with friends and neighbors and celebrate the holiday with a bang!

  • Legacy Blast Fireworks Celebration – 🎆 Location: Legacy Park Drive, Lee’s Summit  |   Time: 6-9:30pm, July 3rd

The Lee’s Summit Parks and Recreation and the City of Lee’s Summit invite you to a free fireworks display on Monday, July 3rd! The fireworks show will be choreographed to music and simulcast on 94.9 KCMO. Concessions, food truck vendors, face-painting, balloon artists, and inflatables for kids 12 and under will be at the baseball, soccer, softball, and football venues before the fireworks. In the event of rain, Legacy Blast has a scheduled rain-out date of July 5.

Remember to arrive early to secure the best viewing spots and to adhere to any safety guidelines set by the organizers. Whether you prefer a vibrant cityscape or a peaceful lakeside, these fireworks displays offer something for everyone. Get ready to “ooh and aah” on these remarkable celebrations of freedom and unity. Join in the excitement, make unforgettable memories, and celebrate Independence Day in style with fireworks in Kansas City!

Note: Due to the dynamic nature of events, we recommend checking the official websites or local listings for the most up-to-date information regarding timing and any potential changes or cancellations.