The resources and efforts left over from bypassed Fourth of July fireworks this summer were applied to fireworks scheduled for Eureka Days.
For everyone still pining for the large Fourth of July fireworks that couldn't be conducted this summer in Eureka due to unusually dry and fire-prone environmental conditions, there's good news coming Saturday evening...unless it ironically rains too much, given the current forecast! At approximately 9:30 p.m. Saturday, a large and extensive fireworks display will be hosted to punctuate Eureka Days. Fireworks are being handled by Lantis Fireworks and Lasers. Eureka Mayor Kevin Coffey said the company really worked on providing an extremely long and enjoyable finale, which should last up to 3 minutes.
Patch editors round up 15-plus St. Louis-area celebrations for July 4. Where will you head for the Fourth of July festivities?
Still working out your Independence Day plans? With a vast array of fireworks displays, parades, live music, fairs and festivals, there's no shortage of activities in the St. Louis area. Here are Independence Day events west of the Mississippi, especially special opportunities in Eureka and Pacific. Eureka Fourth of July Celebration When: 7 p.m. July 4 Where: Lions Park, 400 Bald Hill Rd. Entertainment: Hollywood 5 band at 7:30 p.m. Fireworks: 9:30 p.m. Activities: Children's activities, 1860s vintage baseball exhibition, car show, concessions Six Flags St. Louis Fireworks When: July 1 and July 4 Where: 4900 Six Flags Rd. Fireworks: 9 p.m. Activities: Regular amusement park rides and Hurricane Harbor offerings, plus third annual Salute to…