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JULY 4th
  • 5:00PM

    Front Row Seat

    Main Street

    The Fourth of July parade doesn’t kick off until 6:00 PM, but make your way to Main Street early to save your seat. It fills up fast! (5:00 PM to 6:00 PM)

    Insider tip: Try and grab a seat on the West side of the street so you’re in the shade.

    The Parade Food Court will be open 4-9 pm in the Bittman Mercantile parking lot on the East side of Lincoln Ave. in the 500 block.

  • 6:00PM

    Fourth of July Parade

    Main Street

    If you’re coming to the Wamego Fourth of July celebration, you can’t miss their parade! This year marks 145 years of classic cars, area floats and incredible live music. Plus, who doesn’t like a little free candy? (6:00 PM to 7:00 PM)


    The Parade Food Court will be open 4-9 pm in the Bittman Mercantile parking lot on the East side of Lincoln Ave. in the 500 block.

  • 7:30PM

    Grab Your Spot

    Rec Complex

    Make your way to the fireworks viewing area to grab a seat and enjoy the pre-show concert. Concessions are still open, so grab a funnel cake or slushie on your way to enjoy while you listen! (8:00 PM to 9:30 PM)

  • 8:00PM

    Pre-Show Concert

    Recreation Complex

    Country/Classic Rock Band Pott. County Posse will entertain both before AND after the best fireworks show in the world! We can’t wait to groove to great music while we Celebrate Freedom in Wamego.

  • 10:00PM

    Fireworks Show

    Rec Complex

    Check out the #1 ranked fireworks show in Kansas! Learn all of the details about this one-of-a-kind experience, and also make sure you listen to the live broadcast during the show on B104.7. (10:00 PM to 10:35 PM)

  • 10:30PM

    More Tunes

    Rec Complex

    Avoid the traffic. Check out the post-show entertainment provided by the classic rock band Pott County Posse (10:30 PM to 11:00 PM). 

    Insider tip: Allow the traffic to thin out a little bit before you leave for a safe ride home.

Is the fireworks show free?

Yes! The #1 ranked fireworks show in Kansas is funded 100% by donors and volunteers so that you can enjoy the show for FREE!

Where is the best place to park?

Free Public Parking is available in marked lots adjacent to the Wamego Recreation Complex and along Balderson Blvd. Side street parking is permitted unless otherwise marked. No parking allowed along shoulders of Highway 24. Remote shuttle parking is located at:

-          Wamego High School Football Field Shuttle Parking-RED SHUTTLE parking (Corner of Highway 24 and Columbian Road)

-          Wamego Middle School Shuttle Parking-GREEN SHUTTLE parking (Physical Address: 1701 Kaw Valley Road, Wamego, KS, 66547)

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Though not prohibited, it is strongly recommended not to bring pets.

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