A community Fourth of July celebration will take place at 4 p.m. Thursday at Merritt Lake beginning with children's inflatables and games and food and beverage concession. A Salute to the Union is scheduled for 8 p.m. A fireworks show will begin at dusk.
The public is invited.
For more information please call DFMWR Special Events at 913-684-1674.
To enter Fort Leavenworth, all passengers older than 16 need to have a valid government identification card, such as a driver's license, passport or military identification. All vehicles must have valid and current tags and insurance.
Grant gate will be the only entrance open to the post. However, after the event all three gates (Sherman, Grant and Hancock) will available for exiting.