Spectators line the south bank of the Kansas River to watch the annual fireworks display Thursday, July 4, 2013.
Spectators line the south bank of the Kansas River to watch the annual fireworks display Thursday night.
Brogan Hagen, 4, flying his flag cape around his neck, rushes to the start of a parade in his northwest Lawrence neighborhood on the July 4th holiday.
Jessica Clossen, left, gives a thumbs up as bicycle riders prepare to kick-off a July 4th parade in their northwest Lawrence neighborhood at the intersection of Tumbleweed Dr. and Sharon Dr.
Chris Golden, Lawrence, snaps a photograph of children participating in the a July 4th parade in a northwest Lawrence, Thursday.
Bystanders watch a passing July 4th neighborhood parade along Tumbleweed Dr. Thursday.
Two young girls pedal their way along Sharon Dr. in northwest Lawrence during a July 4th neighborhood parade.
Jim and Robin Liston, Lawrence, enjoy the live music in Watson Park that is part of the Lawrence Originals Festival Thursday evening.
Three-year-old Iana Movra gets a little help from her father, Ricardo, both of Lawrence, as they use a water gun to blast rubber ducks across a pool of water during the Lawrence Originals Festival Thursday evening in Watson Park.
Five-year-old Zeven Lewien, of Topeka, shows off his dance moves in front of the crowd gathered in Watson Park for the Lawrence Originals Festival Thursday evening.