There will be an explosion of Independence Day celebrations held this week in Grady County.
Blanchard will begin festivities early on Tuesday, July 2. The Blanchard Independence Day Celebration will take place from 6 to 10 p.m. and feature live music and a carnival.
Chickasha's Independence Day Celebration will be held on Thursday, July 4 in Shannon Springs Park. Fireworks will begin at dusk.
In Pocasset, SaltCreek Casino will hold their annual Fireworks Spectacular from 5 to 10 p.m. There will be bounce houses, food trucks and face painting. Patrons 18 and older can enter to win $10,000 in cash at SaltCreek Casino as part of the Red, White & Cash drawing from 6 p.m. to midnight, according to a release from Chickasaw Country.
The City of Tuttle invites the community to join together for a fireworks show at 9:25 p.m. in Schrock Park on July 4.