The Wichita Parks Foundation will host the 5th Annual Red, White & BOOM! on Thursday, July 4th from 5:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. downtown on the KAKEland Lawn (in front of the Hyatt Regency), the Lewis Street Bridge, and Water Street. The event is being funded by the volunteer-led, non-profit Wichita Parks Foundation and our generous sponsors. We are extraordinarily grateful that, once again, Freddy's Frozen Custard and Steakburgers returns as our Presenting Sponsor.
This event will feature:
Food trucks will line Water Street in the Westar Energy Food Court, starting at 5:00.
A beer garden will be open all evening on the KAKEland Lawn, in front of the Hyatt Regency.
Local band, Groove 42, will perform a FREE concert on the Johnson Controls Stage, starting at 7:30.
Capping a great evening will be the Red, White & BOOM! Fireworks over the Arkansas River, starting at 9:50 PM. Music accompanying the show can be heard throughout the festival area, as well as via simulcast on 103.7 KEYN and the last half can be seen on KAKE TV.