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Celebrate Independence Day in Derby
City Fireworks Celebration

Firecracker Walk/Run

Friday, July 4
4-Mile at 7:30 a.m./1-Mile at 8:30 a.m.
High Park north shelter, 2801 E. James
Age group awards will be in 5 year increments to 70+.

Register at the Derby Recreation Center, 801 E. Market, or www.active.com.

Questions? Contact Race Director Leon Mattocks at .

Independence Day Parade
Friday, July 4 at 10 a.m.
Sponsored by the Derby VFW Post 7253 and American Legion Post 408.
Questions? Contact Jess Hammond, Parade Committee Chairman, at 316-616-4620.

Parade Route: Begins at Panther Stadium, proceeds west on Madison to Georgie, south on Georgie to Market, east on Market back to the middle school (entrance near tennis courts). View the parade route map.

Derby Historical Museum Open
July 4 after the parade (approx. 11 a.m.) to 2 p.m.
Woodlawn and Market
Admission is free, donations are welcome.

Derby Twins Baseball vs. Haysville Aviators
July 4 at 7:15 p.m.
Panther Field, Woodlawn & Market
Games sponsored by a City of Derby's ACE Grant.

Independence Day Celebration & Fireworks

July 4 at 7 p.m. (Fireworks will begin at 9:30 p.m.)
High Park, 2801 E. James
High Park Map (parking/fireworks)

Bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy a relaxing and family-friendly evening. The mainstage features the Derby Community Choir and Senior Center Readers Theater with patriotic songs and readings.

The Derby Optimist Club’s bounce house and children’s activities will be on site as well as free ice cream from Hiland Dairy. Food will be available for purchase from B.S. Sandwich Press. Arrive early to avoid parking delays.

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