In Fort Scott, Kansas, the city officially opened the newly revitalized Ellis park tonight with its "Independence Day" celebration.
Everything from a five-k run this morning to inflatables for the kids.
There also was live music all day Friday, not to mention a softball tournament, sand volleyball tournament, and a watermelon feed.
City officials say the independence day event was a great way to welcome ellis park back into the community.
Funds raised during the event will go towards creating a "kids play safe zone" in the park.