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Celebrate Independence Day in Derby
Celebrate Independence Day in Derby! There are a lot of fun, family activities to enjoy.

36th Annual Derby Firecracker Race

July 4
4-Mile at 7:30 a.m./1-Mile at 8:30 a.m.
High Park, 2801 E. James
Registration: RunSignUp.com

Independence Day Parade
July 4 at 10 a.m.
Sponsored by the Derby VFW Post 7253 and American Legion Post 408.
Enter a float in the parade by contacting Chelsea Lowery at 409-4209 or .

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 (entrance near tennis courts). Parade route map.

Derby Historical Museum Open
July 4, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
208 N. Westview (NW corner of Woodlawn Blvd & Market St.)

Party in the Park - a 4th of July Celebration
July 4, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Madison Avenue Central Park, 512 E. Madison Ave.
Enjoy food trucks, face painting, photo booth, airplanes, T-shirts, duck pond and more.
Sponsored by Panther Professionals

Derby Twins vs. Haysville Aviators
July 4 at 7 p.m.
Panther Field, Woodlawn Blvd & Market St.
Sponsored by the City of Derby

Independence Day Celebration & Fireworks

July 4 at 7 p.m.
Fireworks begin at approx. 9:30 p.m.

Bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy a fun evening at High Park. There will be a variety of food trucks and snack options to choose from at the event as well as fun games for families.

Food Trucks
Uno Mas, Hot-2-Trot Gourmet Hot Dogs, B.S. Sandwich Press, The Big Apple, SnoKo Shaved Ice, Black Sheep Kettle Korn, and LumpiaPalooza.

Parking: Due to construction, there will be no entry from Madison Ave. ADA parking available at the Darrell Zimmerman Family Shelter parking lot. Parking available in the paved lots until
full. The north entrance will close except for ADA vehicles. Four shuttles will run from the Derby High School parking lot (James St. entrance) from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m.

No personal fireworks allowed in the park.

July 4 map

City of Derby
City of Derby
611 Mulberry Road
Suite 300
Derby, KS 67037-3533
Ph: 316-788-1519