July 4th is a great time to get out and take advantage of the many family-friendly events in the St. Louis area. Celebrate freedom with live music, great food and amazing fireworks displays in South St. Louis county with either of the fun events below.
Jefferson Barracks Park will again be the site of the annual July 4th JB Blast. Live music begins at 7 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Amphitheater. Call 314-615-4386 for more information.
Hillsboro will celebrate the 4th of July with a fireworks display at Jefferson County Fairgrounds. Brats, hot dogs, soda and chips will be available for purchase or visitors can bring their own coolers. Visitors should also bring a lawn chair.
The Jefferson Country Fairgrounds are at the intersection of Highway 21 and Highway A in Hillsboro. For more information, call 636-797-3900.