SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Looking to enjoy fireworks and fun this Independence Day weekend? Several local communities are hosting fireworks and more.
See the list of celebrations below for more information:
Kimberling City is kicking off 4th of July celebrations with Table Rock Lake Chamber of Commerce’s annual firework display, “Fireburst.”
Shelia Thomas, president and CEO of the Table Rock Lake Chamber of Commerce, says that the community has been organizing the event for at least 34 years.
She urges attendants to arrive early to find parking for the firework show on July 2nd at 9 p.m. at the Kimberling City campground.
“…The fireworks are shot kind of from a point overlooking the lake and so they appear to be really high in the sky when you’re on the lake.” Thomas explains, “It’s a beautiful display, just beautiful.”
If you miss the show or just can’t get enough, the Branson Landing will be hosting their annual firework show, “The Landing Liberty Light Up,” on July 3rd starting at 9 p.m.
The Landing celebration will also include a free concert featuring the Dirty Saints and Miles Zero bands, as well as a beer garden. The concerts begin at 4:30 p.m.
Rockaway Beach Chamber of Commerce will host Rockin’ 4th of July with events beginning at noon and fireworks beginning around 9:30 p.m. on July 4th.
Monett will begin its Freedom and Fireworks celebration at 1 p.m. with fireworks beginning at 9:30 p.m. at South Park on July 4th.
Bolivar’s Rotary Club is hosting Celebration of Freedom at Southwest Baptist University on July 4th with fireworks set to start at 9:20 p.m.
Marshfield will hold its 142 annual Independence Day parade from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, July 3. The parade will be down the main business district of Marshfield.
Harrison, Ark. is celebrating with a cookoff and a parade at the downtown square beginning at 5 a.m. and fireworks and other activities at the Anstaff Soccer Complex beginning at 5 p.m. Fireworks will begin at 9:30 p.m.
Springfield is hosting Fireworks At Hammons Field on July 4th beginning at 6:30 p.m.
Mount Vernon is celebrating with a free pool party and laser tag beginning at 1 p.m. with fireworks starting at dark.