The city has announced its Adventure Reef Water Park is opening later this month and the Charles I. Lathrem Senior Adult Center will do so on Monday. Both have been closed for more than a year due to the coronavirus.
Go 4th is a family friendly event that attracts thousands and has included entertainment, live music, food vendors and food trucks.
The city will monitor state guidelines as July 4 approaches, following any capacity restrictions, and adjusting seating and amenities as necessary, Kettering Community Information Manager Mary Azbill said in an email.
“We, of course, are hoping for a traditional celebration; but, we are prepared to make appropriate changes and accommodations to keep everyone safe and healthy,” she added.
The city of Dayton has said it plans to bring back its Independence Day celebration with fireworks. That event is being planned for July 3.