WHAT: Independence Day Celebration & Fireworks Show
WHEN: July 1st, 2023 5 to 9 PM (fireworks start at approx. 9:30 PM)
WHERE: South Hutchinson Community Center and Park Complex
This year the City of South Hutchinson will host its 2nd Annual Independence Day celebration and fireworks show. The fireworks show is slated to last for twenty minutes and will be launched from the empty field west of the park complex (see diagram below).
Free hamburgers, chips, and drinks will be provided by ONEOK to the first 750 people in attendance. Food Trucks scheduled to attend will be Smashed Food Truck, Burger Depot and Salt City Chiller. Attendees are welcome to bring in their own food and drinks and picnic on the lawn.
There will be five inflatables this year! They include a Palm Tree bounce house with slide and bastketball hoop, Castle bounce house, Sunshine slide and bounce house, 45 ft Tropical Obstacle Course and the Meltdown game. The obstacle course and meltdown game will accomodate adults.
South Hutchinson Fire Department is planning to have a "touch a truck" and the rescue obstacle course for kids.
Nate Peters is organizing a Softball Tourney that begins at 9:00 a.m. at Lionette Fields. If you are interested in signing up a team please contact him at (620) 664-1611.
Additionally, we will have mud volleyball courts available for anyone interested in using them.
HotRod Resurrections is also hosting a car show with live music and food trucks at their location of 123 South Main beginning at 4:00 p.m. So come early for the fun and end with a great fireworks show!
Parking & Viewing Areas
The map below will provide you with additional information about parking and viewing areas. Parking is allowed in the blue areas and viewing is permitted in the green shaded or outlined areas.
Avenue C and Avenue D will be closed to vehicles (red shaded areas).
Washington Ave will be one-way traffic north from Avenue D to Blanchard. Avenue B will be also be one way traffic east from Washington to Main Street. You are allowed to park on both sides of the road as long as the area is not designated as a "no parking" zone. Attendees are welcome to park on the residential side streets surrounding the park complex.
South Hutchinson Community Center
101 W Avenue C
South Hutchinson, KS 67505