La Vista's annual celebration, the Salute to Summer Festival, is scheduled for Memorial Day weekend, May 24-27.
The festival is a reflection of the City's efforts to honor active-duty military and veterans as well as the fact that Salute to Summer kicks off summer for the metro area.
The weekend of fun includes:
Thursday, May 24
Hometown Heroes Event, 6 p.m., City Hall Blue Star Memorial
Hot Wheels Races, 6 p.m., Community Center Gym
Friday, May 25
Community Cookout and Car Show, 5:30 p.m., City Hall Campus and La Vista Keno
Fireworks over Civic Center Park, Dusk
Saturday, May 26
Parade, 1 p.m., Park View Boulevard from 87th to 75th streets
Sunday, May 27
Family Pool Party, 1-4 p.m.
Of course all weekend long Central Park will be filled with vendor booths and the carnival as well!