Annual Independence Day Festivities
Great American Fourth of July
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
Thursday, July 4, 2019


Location: Arena Park, 410 Kiwanis Drive, Cape Girardeau, MO

Date: Thursday, July 4, 2019

Description: The City of Cape Girardeau hosts its annual “Great American Fourth of July” on July 4 in Arena Park. and its veterans. Bring your lawn chair to the Arena Park Grandstands and enjoy a tribute to our country. Festivities begin at 8:30 pm in front of the Grandstand with patriotic music from the Cape Girardeau Municipal Band. The fireworks display over Arena Park takes place over the grandstand area approximately 9:15 pm.

Event schedule:

6 pm: Arena Park Grandstands open for spectators
8:30 pm: Patriotic music by the Cape Girardeau Municipal Band
9:15 pm: Fireworks over the park

The program will be broadcast live on 960 KZIM and 1400 KSIM and at 9 pm, all River Radio stations will play patriotic music as the fireworks commence.

No personal fireworks will be allowed onsite at the event.

Event parking will be available throughout the park. Handicapped parking will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis in Arena Park and vehicles must have appropriate tags and licenses.


For information call 573-339-6340

Directions and Map:

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