A fourth of July fireworks celebration will be taking place in Mexico at the Mexico Optimist Fields at 625 East Summit Street this year as scheduled.
One of the event sponsors is the Mexico Noon Lions Club.
Treasurer Susan Paden says the fireworks start at dusk on Saturday, July 4th and they will look at social distancing during the celebration.
Paden says the fireworks display should last anywhere from 20 to 30 minutes and costs around thirty five hundred dollars.
Other sponsors include the Mexico Optimist Club, Missouri Veterans’ Home Assistance League and several other businesses, individuals and civic organizations.