Family friendly July 4th events in Kansas City 2017
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Family will be the central theme at many of Kansas City's 2017 4th of July events. The Missouri city will offer numerous family-friendly events with activities ranging from rides to parades to live music. Check out five of the best family-friendly 4th of July events in the KC area below. 

Fireworks at World’s of Fun
July 3 -5 @ 10 pm
Worlds of Fun -- 4545 NE Worlds of Fun Dr, Kansas City, MO 64161
(816) 454-4545

There's nothing like roller coasters and fireworks to make a high-adrenaline experience, and Worlds of Fun will offer both. This theme park on KC’s northwest side has been a family haven for decades, and for the July 4th Weekend, will pull out all the stops to ensure each and every family has an unforgettable experience.

Kansas City Riverfest
July 4 @ 4 pm
Berkley Riverfront Park -- River Front Rd, Kansas City, MO 64120
(816) 559-3750

One of the biggest 4th of July events in the region is also one of the area’s most family-friendly. The Kansas City Riverfest will offer activities, food and entertainment to provide endless fun for the entire family.

Liberty 4th Fest
July 3 @ 5:30 pm
Fountain Bluff Sports Complex -- 2200 E Old State Route 210, Liberty, MO 64068
(816) 439-4390

The town of Liberty is going to party on Uncle Sam’s birthday. Liberty 4th Fest is one of the larger 4th of July celebrations in the KC area, offering a whole day of entertainment for the entire family, including a magnificent fireworks display.

Booms & Blooms Festival
July 1 @ 2 pm
Powell Gardens -- 1609 NW US Hwy 50, Kingsville, MO 64061
(816) 697-2600

One of the KC area’s best parks, Powell Gardens will be a great place for families to celebrate Uncle Sam’s birthday. The Booms & Blooms Festival will feature activities, music and more, equating to nothing but fun for the entire family.