Sunday is July 4th! That means the 4th of July Celebrations Around Cape County are happening this weekend!
Last year, we missed out on many celebrations. Let’s make the most of this opportunity to celebrate the independence of our country this year. We have several ways and places to celebrate…
4th of July Celebrations Around Cape County
Avenue of Flags
First, we will note that the Avenue of Flags will be on display at Cape County Park North from Saturday, July 3 through Monday, July 5. If you have been following our website for any length of time, you know how we feel about this beautiful display we are blessed to enjoy. Take a little time to drive by, or better yet, stop by to look at the flag display and the memorials at Cape County Park North.
Great American 4th of July Celebration
The City of Cape Girardeau is planning an afternoon and evening of events at Arena Park on July 4th. It all begins with food trucks at 3:00 pm. Enjoy mural displays, visits from state dignitaries, award presentations, and patriotic music. The grand finale begins at 9:00 pm with a fireworks display. For more information and a schedule of times, click here.
4th of July in Jackson
In Jackson, the celebration begins on July 4 at 7:00 am with a walk/run followed by mud volleyball, helicopter rides, car show, food stands, music and so much more. Drop by the Jackson City Park to catch up with friends and family all day long and stick around for the fireworks show at 9:30 pm. Click here for more information.
Oran Knights of Columbus #4311 July 4th Picnic
The annual July 4th Picnic in Oran begins at 11:00 am on the Knights of Columbus #4311 grounds. Enjoy the buffet-style meal and then walk through the antique tractor display or watch the horseshoe and cornhole tournaments if you aren’t throwing yourself. Music will fill the air and the fireworks begin at 10:00 pm. For more information, click here.
Marble Hill Independence Day Celebration
Join in the fun at Magnolia Park in Marble Hill on July 3 beginning at 4:00 pm. Food and craft vendors, yard games, music, and a BBQ Cook-Off will be featured. The Red White & Blue Parade begins at 7:00 followed by fireworks at 9:00 pm. Find more information here.
Sikeston 4th of July Fireworks Show
Get ready to enjoy the fireworks show on July 4 beginning at 8:00 pm (dusk) at the Sikeston Recreation Complex. Bring your lawn chairs or a picnic blanket and get ready for the show!
Bicentennial 4th of July Fireworks Display
Perryville’s annual fireworks display is planned for July 4 at 8:00 pm (dusk). It all takes place at the Perryville City Park. Join in this bicentennial celebration!
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