The city of Gardner is hosting the July 4th fireworks display will take place at Celebration Park from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., July 4th.  Families will be able to enjoy the large playground, picnic shelters and trails while they wait for the big show.  Additionally there will be a DJ playing your favorite songs along with inflatables for the children to enjoy.  The Color Guard will be present as well as the local orchestra to join in on the ceremonies.  Tailgating in the parking lot is welcomed.  Celebration Park is located at 32701 W. 159th, Gardner, KS.  For further information, call (913)856-0936 or visit
The city of Edgerton will host their 3rd of July Community Picnic and Fireworks Celebration at Martin Creek Park.   Picnic will begin at 7 p.m. with free hotdogs, chips and water.  Fireworks will begin between 9:45 p.m. and 10 p.m., weather permitting.