Let freedom ring with these local Fourth of July events and firework shows

As of Tuesday afternoon, several celebrations in the area were postponed to Wednesday due to weather concerns
Posted at 4:15 PM, Jul 02, 2023

UPDATE: July 4, 2023 5:50 PM

Weather is interfering with some of the planned celebrations in the metro area on Tuesday. Notably, the Omaha Symphony show on the Gene Leahy Mall has been postponed until Wednesday. Blair and Wahoo have also postponed celebrations.

We put together a list of local events and firework shows to help you celebrate Independence Day!

Independence Day at Werner Park
July 3
Werner Park
12356 Ballpark Way
Papillion, Nebraska
Featuring a firework display following the game.
For more information visit: facebook.com

Independence Days on the Granary Green in Ralston
*UPDATE: "Ralston will NOT cancel its Independence Day fireworks show, scheduled at the Liberty First Credit Union Arena,72nd and Q Street. Weather reports indicate that the expected storm will be over around 9 PM or earlier. The Ralston fireworks show will start closer to 10 PM rather than dusk to ensure the storm has passed."
July 3: 5:30 p.m. - July 4: 10:00 p.m.
Granary Green
7401 Main Street
Ralston, Nebraska
Featuring activities, food and fireworks.
For more information visit: facebook.com

Fourth of July in Seward
July 3 and July 4
Seward, Nebraska
Nebraska's Fourth of July City has a multitude of events to help you celebrate!
Check them out here: julyfourthseward.com

Performances by USAF Heartland of America Band
For more information visit the band's website

July 3, 6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.
Venues at The Granary
5500 Granary Plaza, Suite 101
Ralston, Nebraska

July 4, 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
SumTur Amphitheater
11691 South 108th Street
Papillion, Nebraska

July 4th Festivities in Wahoo
*July 4: 11:00 a.m.
Wahoo, Nebraska
Check out the schedule of events here: facebook.com
*The fireworks show at Lake Wanahoo, originally scheduled for the 4th, have been delayed until July 8 at 10 p.m. due to rain in the forecast.

Underwood Iowa 4th of July Celebration 2023
July 4: 7:00 a.m.
Underwood, Iowa
Featuring activities, a parade and food.
For more information visit: facebook.com

Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks
* Postponed to July 5: 8:30 p.m.
Gene Leahy Mall
1001 Douglas Street
Omaha, Nebraska
Featuring a performance by The Omaha Symphony followed by a firework show.
For more information visit: theriverfront.com

Lake Manawa Fireworks
*Officials say they are postponing the fireworks until Wednesday, July 5 at 9:45 p.m.
July 4: 10:00 p.m.
Lake Manawa
Council Bluffs, Iowa
For more information visit: lakemanawafireworks.com

Blair Fireworks
*Rescheduled to July 5 due to weather concerns

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