4th of July Celebration

Note: This event has already passed.

Date: Jul 4 2019, 6 p.m.

Come out to Merritt Lake and celebrate with our annual Salute to the Union and fireworks display. The event kicks off at 6 p.m. with a DJ, bounce houses, refreshments and other kids activities. Bring your lawn blankets and feel free to bring your own food and beverages while you enjoy the music and fireworks! At 8:30 p.m., we recognize each state during the Salute to the Union ceremony, and we’ll bring the evening to a close with our fireworks display starting at approximately 9:30 p.m.


This event is open to the public. Please plan on delays to enter Fort Leavenworth. Fort Leavenworth is in compliance with the REAL ID Act of 2005. Non CAC card holders that are Missouri residents may need to provide supplemental documentation to enter post. Please view gate information online at the garrison website.