When And Where To Watch 2019 4th Of July Fireworks In And Around Chicago

Shannon Blum
June 26, 2019 - 1:12 pm

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- Independence Day is almost here and what better represents the holiday than fireworks?!

With the Fourth of July falling on a Thursday and different areas hosting fireworks shows on different days and times, you could almost watch fireworks every day that week.

Here's a list of all the places and times you can watch fireworks in and around Chicago:

Friday, June 28

Farmer City - Farmer City Raceway, 850 North Grove St., dusk

Johnston City - Arrowhead Lake Amphitheater, 1600 Peterson Ave., 9:15 p.m.

Midlothian - Memorial Park, 14500 S Sawyer, 9:30 p.m.

Saturday, June 29

Altona - at the baseball diamond, Route 34 and Main Street, dusk

Arthur - Jurgens Park; behind (South) of the High School, 301 East Columbia, 9:30 p.m. 

Burbank - Burbank Park Independence Day Celebration, Michael Looney Park, 77th and Narragansett East, 9:30 p.m.

Carlyle - Carlyle Lake Dam Jam & Fireworks Spectacular, Dam West Carlyle Lake, dusk

Carpentersville - Dundee Township Free Concert & Fireworks, Meadowdale Park, Besinger & Maple Ave, 9:30 p.m.

Caseyville - Caseyville Annual Fireman’s Picnic & Fireworks, Caseyville Park, 40 W Reynolds, dusk

Chicago - Navy Pier, 600 E Grand Ave., 10:15 p.m.

Dundee - Meadowdale Park, Besinger & Maple Ave., 9 p.m. 

Fox Lake - Lakefront Park - Northwest End of Nippersink Lake, 71 Nippersink Blvd., dusk

Gifford - Emord Park, Main Street, dusk

Godley - Godley Park District K-Mine Park, 500 S. Kankakee St., dusk  

Grayslake - Central Park, 100 Library Ln., dusk

Godley - Godley All American County Fair, Godley Park District K-Mine Park, 500 S Kankakee St., dusk

Hinckley - Hinckley-Big Rock High School, 700 E Lincoln Hwy, 9 p.m.

Irvington - Irvington Homecoming, The Park, Huron St., dusk

Marengo - Marengo Summerfest, 101 Franks Rd., 9:20 p.m.

Maroa - Maroa Liberty Festival, Maroa High School, dusk 

Marquette Heights - Marquette Heights Men’s Club Fireworks Extravaganza, 615 LaSalle Blvd., dusk

Mendota 4th of July Celebration, Lake Mendota, Tom Merwin Drive, dusk

Orland Hills - Orland Hills Party In The Park, Kelly Park,16670 S. Haven Ave., 9:30 p.m.

Plainfield - Lakewood Falls Firework Show, Bruce Ponti Park, 13909 S Budler Rd., dusk

Round Lake Beach - Round Lake Beach Fest Fireworks, Cultural Center Outdoor Stage, 2007 N Civic Center Way, dusk

Springfield - Springfield Motor Boat Club Fireworks, Springfield Motor Boat Club, 17 West Club Area, dusk

Toledo - Toledo American Legion Post 764, 206 S New Jersey St., dusk 

Wheeling - Chicago Executive Airport, 1020 Plant Rd., 9:15 p.m.

Sunday, June 30

Arcola - Moore Park, Rt. 133, dusk

Belvidere - Belvidere Heritage Day, Boone County Fair Grounds, 8791 Illinois 76, dusk

Decatur - Life Foursquare Church Independence Day, Life Foursquare Church, 2954 W Ash Ave., dusk

Williamsville -Williamsville Fourth of July Celebration, Samuel H. Jones Park, Main Street, dusk

Monday, July 1

Chesterton, Ind. - Indiana Dunes State Park, 1600 North 25 East, dusk 

Elizabethtown - Elizabeth Freedom Fest - Terrapin Park, 350 West Street, dusk

Tuesday, July 2

Towanda - Towanda Township Building, 1900 North Road, dusk

Wednesday, July 3

Albers - Albers Blast Off Parade and Fireworks, Jaycee Park Pavilion, Park Avenue, dusk

Alton - Alton Fireworks Spectacular, 1 Riverfront Drive, 9 p.m. 

Bloomingdale - Bloomingdale Golf Club, 181 Glen Ellyn Rd., dusk

Burr Ridge - Walker Park, 7425 S. Wolf Road, dusk

Carlinville - Macoupin County Fairground, 9:15 p.m.

Carterville - Walkers Bluff Red White & Brews, Walkers Bluff, 326 Vermont Road, dusk

Cary - Lions Park, 1200 Silver Lake Road, dusk

Cedar Lake, Ind. - Cedar Lake Town Complex, 7408 Constitution Ave., 9:30 p.m.

Chicago Heights - Bloom High School's North Field, 101 West 10th St., 9:15 p.m.

Chicago - Navy Pier, 600 E Grand Ave., 9:30 p.m.

Crestwood - Crestwood Sparks in the Park, Standard Bank Stadium, 14011 S. Kenton, dusk

Dawson - Dawson Park, Old Route 36, dusk

Deerfield - Deerfield Family Days, Brickyards Park, Fountain View Drive, 9:15 p.m.

East Chicago, Ind. - on the boardwalk at the East Chicago Marina, 3301 Aldis St., dusk 

East Moline - East Moline Riverfront at the Quarter, 101 Beacon Harbor Parkway, dusk 

Effingham - Lake Sara Beach Fireworks, Over Lake Sara, Moccasin Road, dusk

Emington - Downtown Emington, Main Street and North 3000 E Road, 10 p.m.

Evergreen Park - Duffy Park, 9101 S. Ridgeway, dusk

Godfrey - Alton Fireworks Spectacular, 1 Riverfront Drive, 9 p.m.

Gurnee - Six Flags Great America, 1 Great America Parkway, dusk

Hanover - VFW Club, Fillmore Street, dusk

Hawthorn Woods - Community Park, 42 Park View Lane, 9:15 p.m.

Joliet - Bicentennial Park, 201 W. Jefferson St. at Bluff Street, 9:30 p.m.

LaPorte, Ind. - La Porte County Fairgrounds, 2581 State Road 2, 9:30 p.m. 

Lemont - Centennial Park, 16028 127th St., 9:30 p.m.

Merrillville, Ind. - Hidden Lake Park, 6355 Broadway, 9 p.m.

Munster, Ind. - Centennial Park, 900 North Centennial Drive, 9 p.m.  

North Aurora - Riverfront Park, E State Street, 9:30 p.m.

Orion - Charger Field, 1100 13th St., dusk  

Oak Brook - Taste of Oak Brook, Polo Grounds off of 31st Street between Spring and York Roads, dusk - CANCELLED

Palos Heights - Lake Kaherine, 7402 Lake Katherine Dr, 9:15 p.m.

Park Ridge - Maine East High School, 2601 W. Dempster St., dusk

Peoria - Glen Oak Park Fireworks Spectacular, Glen Oak Park, 2218 North Prospect Road, dusk

Plainfield - Lakewood Falls Fireworks Show, Bruce Ponti Park, 13909 S Budler Road, dusk

Rantoul - Aquatic Center, 320 W Flessner, dusk

Roanoke - Main St., dusk

Rock Island - Rock Island Red White & Boom, Schwiebert Riverfront Park over the Mississippi River, 100 17th Street, 9:30 p.m. 

Roselle - Lake Park High School West, 500 West Bryn Mawr Ave., dusk

Schererville, Ind. - Rohrman Park, 6750 Rohrman Rd., dusk 

Streator - Streator Township High School football field, 202 West Lincoln Ave., 9:15 p.m.

Summit - Summit Park, 5700 S Archer Road, 9:15 p.m.  

Wauconda - Cook Park, 700 N Main St., dusk

Wheaton - Graf Park, 1701 Manchester Rd., dusk

Whitting, Ind. - Whiting Park, 10 p.m.

Wilmette - Gillson Park, Sheridan Road and Michigan Avenue, 9:30 p.m.

Worth - Altman Park, 115th and Harlem, dusk 

Fourth of July

Aledo - Mercer County Fairgrounds, SW 12th Ave and Illinois 17, dusk

Alhambra - Alhambra Township Park, 610 West Main, dusk

Antioch - Williams Park, 874 Main St., dusk

Aurora - RiverEdge Park, 360 N. Broadway Street, 9:30 p.m.

Barrington - Barrington High School, 616 West Main, dusk

Batavia - Engstrom Park, 326 Millview Drive, 9:30 p.m.

Beardstown - Roy Roberts Park, dusk  

Beecher - Firemen's Park, 673 Penfield St., 9:30 p.m.

Bement - City Park - dusk

Bensenville - Bensenville Libertyfest, Redmond Recreational Complex, 735 E. Jefferson, 9:30 p.m.

Bloomington - Miller Park, 1020 S. Morris Ave., 9:15 p.m.

Bolingbrook - Bolingbrook Golf Club, 2001 Rodeo Dr., 9:45 p.m.

Buffalo Grove - Village Hall Campus, 50 Raupp Blvd, dusk 

Carol Stream - Carol Stream Town Center, 960 N. Gary Ave., 9:20 p.m.

Channahon - Community Park, 23200 W McClintock Rd., 9:15 p.m.

Chicago - Navy Pier, 600 E Grand Ave., 9:30 p.m.

Country Club Hills - 4200 West 183rd Street, dusk

Crown Point, Ind. - Lake County Fairgrounds, 889 S Court St., dusk

Downers Grove/Woodridge/Darien - Zigfield Troy Golf, 75th Street and Lemont Road, 9:30 p.m.

Dwight - Dwight Grade School, 801 S Columbia St., 9 p.m.

East Peoria - Downtown Peoria; along the Riverfront, Water Street, dusk

Effingham - Effingham High School Football Field, 1301 W Grove Ave., dusk 

Elk Grove -  Rotary Green, 164 Lions Drive, East of Lions Park, 9:15 p.m.

Elmwood Park - Elmwood Park High School, 8201 W Fullerton Ave., 9:30 p.m.

Evanston - Sheridan Rd & Church St., 9:15 p.m.

Fairfield - Southwest Park - dusk

Fairview - at the Ball Park, I-97, 9:50 p.m.

Frankfort - Main Park, 400 W. Nebraska St., dusk 

Forest Park - Park District of Forest Park,7501 Harrison St., 8 p.m.

Galena - Main St, dusk

Glen Ellyn - Lake Ellyn, 645 Lenox Road, dusk

Glencoe - Lakefront Park, 55 Hazel Ave., 9 p.m.

Glenview - Gallery Park, Patriot & Navy Blvd., dusk

Godfrey - Glazebrook Park, 1401 Stamper Lane, 9 p.m.

Gurnee - Six Flags Great America, 1 Great America Parkway, dusk

Hazel Crest - Comminssioner's Park, 2600 W. 171st St., dusk

Highland Park - Wolters Field, 1080 Park Ave West, dusk

Hobart, Ind. - Festival Park, 111 E. Old Ridge Rd., dusk

Huntley - Diecke Park, 9:30 p.m.

Itasca - Hamilton Lakes, Park Blvd, 9:45 p.m.

Joliet - Joliet Memorial Stadium, 3000 W. Jefferson Street, 9:20 p.m.

Kankakee - Kankakee Community College, 100 College Drive, dusk 

Lake Forest - Paulus Park, 200 South Rand Road, 9:15 p.m.

Lake Station, Ind. - Riverview Park, State Road 51, dusk  

Lake Zurich - Paulus Park, 200 South Rand Road, 9:15 p.m.

Lansing - Lan-Oak Park, 180th and Oakley St., 9:30 p.m. 

Libertyville - Butler Lake Park, 500 Lake St., 9:15 p.m.

Lincolnshire - Spring Lake Park, 49 Oxford Dr., 9:30 p.m.  

Lisle - Lisle Eyes to the Skies Lisle, Community Park, 1825 Short St., 9:45 p.m.

Lombard - Madison Meadow Park, 600 East Madison St., 9:30 p.m.

Michigan City, Ind. - Washington Park Marina, Washington Park, dusk 

Morton Grove - Morton Grove Days, Harrar Park, 6250 Dempster, dusk

Mount Prospect - Melas Park, 1326 W. Central Rd., 9:30 p.m.

Mundelein - Kracklauer Park, 100 N. Seymour Ave., dusk

Naperville - Knock Park, 724 S.W. St., 9:30 p.m.

Noblesville, Ind. - Forest Park, 701 Cicero Road, 10 p.m.

Northbrook - Velodrome, Maple Avenue, dusk

Oakbrook Terrace - Terrace View Park, 1 Parkview Plz., 9:30 p.m.

Oak Forest - 159th and Central, dusk

Oak Lawn - Richards High School, 10601 Central Ave., dusk

Oak Park - River Forest High School Football Stadium, 201 North Scoville Ave., dusk

Orland Park - Centennial Park, 15600 West Ave., 9:15 p.m. 

Oswego -Prairie Point Park, 313 E. Washington St., dusk

Ottawa - Ottawa Township High School, 100 E. Main Street, dusk

Park Forest - Central Park, 410 Lakewood, 9:15 p.m.

Peoria -  Glen Oak Park, 2218 North Prospect Road, dusk 

Portage, Ind. - Founders Square Park, 6300 Founders Square, dusk

Porter, Ind. - Hawthorne Park, 500 Ackerman Drive, dusk 

Rolling Meadows - Community Center Park, 3705 Pheasant Dr., 9:15 p.m.

Romeoville - Village Park, 900 W. Romeo Rd., 9:30 p.m.

Rosemont - MB Financial Park, 5501 Park Pl., 10 p.m.

Skokie - Niles West High School, 5701 Oakton St., dusk

South Holland - Veterans Memorial Park, 160th Place and South Park Avenue, 9:10 p.m. 

Spring Grove - Horse Fair Park, 8105 Blivin, dusk

St. Charles - Pottawatomie Park, 8 North Ave., dusk

Streamwood - Dolphin Park, South Park Blvd., 9:15 p.m.

Thornton - Hubbard Park, 100 Hubbard, dusk

Tinley Park - McCarthy Park, 16801 W. 80th Ave., dusk 

Valparasio - Urschel field, Valparaiso Street and Vale Park Road, Valparaiso St. & Cumberland Dr., dusk 

Vernon Hills - Century Park, 1001 Lakeview Pkwy, 9:30 p.m.

Warrenville - Cerny Park, 4S150 River Rd., 9:15 p.m.

Waukegan - Waukegan Harbor, 199 N Harbor Place, 9:30 p.m.

Westmont - Ty Warner Park, 700 Blackhawk Dr., 10 p.m.

Winnetka - Duke Childs Field, 1321 Willow Rd., 9:20 p.m.

Woodridge - Zigfield Troy Golf, 75th Street and Lemont Road, 9:30 p.m.

Woodstock - Emricson Park, 900 W. South St., 9:15 p.m.

Zion - Shiloh Park, 2400 Dowie Memorial Dr., 9:30 p.m.

Friday, July 5

Arlington Heights - Arlington Park July 4th Fireworks, Arlington Park Race Track, 2200 Euclid Ave., dusk

Gurnee - Six Flags Great America, 1 Great America Parkway, dusk

Lisle - Lisle Eyes to the Skies Lisle, Community Park, 1825 Short St., 9:45 p.m.

Palatine - Palatine Jaycees Hometown Fest, Community Park, 250 E Wood St. dusk

Sauk Village - Village Hall, Sauk Trail, dusk 

Saturday, July 6

Cedar Lake, Ind. - Cedar Lake Town Complex, 7408 Constitution Ave., 9:30 p.m.

Chicago - Navy Pier, 600 E Grand Ave., 10:15 p.m.

Elburn - Elburn Lions Club Fireworks Show, Elburn Lions Park, 500 Fillmore St., dusk

Gurnee - Six Flags Great America, 1 Great America Parkway, dusk

Johnsburg - Oak Park Lounge (Fireworks over the bay), 801 W. Oak Grove Road, dusk 

Lisle - Lisle Eyes to the Skies Lisle, Community Park, 1825 Short St., 9:45 p.m.

McHenry - Petersen Park, 4300 Petersen Park, dusk

Pingree Grove - Baseball Fields / Community Center, 1125 Wester Blvd, 9:30 p.m.

Sandwich - Sandwich Fairgrounds, 1401 Suydam Road, dusk

Wonder Lake - Wonder Lake, E Lakeshore Drive, dusk

Sunday, July 7

Mount Prospect - Melas Park, 1326 W. Central Rd., 9:30 p.m.