Conner Cliett, son of retired U.S. Marine Corps William Byrd, tosses a mullet during the mullet toss competition during the Pops in the Park event at Marina Park July 1, 2017, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The event also included a kids’ fishing rodeo, fireworks display and music performances.
The annual Pops in the Park Independence Day fireworks show, open to ID card holders, is scheduled for July 1 from 3 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Marina Park here.The event is a celebration where friends and family can relax, participate in outdoor activities and watch a firework display at the end of
Keesler families watch a fireworks display during the Celebration of Our Nation event at Marina Park July 2, 2016, on Keesler Air Force Base, Miss. The event also included a golf scramble, mullet toss and music performances. (U.S. Air Force photo by Marie Floyd/Released)