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

Shannon Blum
June 20, 2018 - 12:12 pm
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CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- Independence Day is almost here and what better represents the holiday than fireworks?!

With the Fourth of July falling on a Wednesday 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 29

Cary - Lions Park, 1200 Silver Lake Rd., dusk

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

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

Saturday, June 30

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

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

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

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.

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

Northlake - Leyden Township Annual Firework Show, Behind West Leyden High School, 1000 N Wolf Rd., 9:30 p.m. 

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

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

Sunday, July 1

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

Berwyn - J. Sterling Morton High School West Stadium, 2400 S Home Ave., 8:30 p.m.

Cicero - Cicero AmericanFest Celebration, Cicero Community Park, South 53rd Avenue, 10 p.m.

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.

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

Monday, July 2

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

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

Morris - Grundy County Fair, Grundy County Fairgrounds, Illinois Rt 47, dusk

Tuesday, July 3

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

Bridgeview - Commissioner's Park, 81st and Oketo, 9 p.m.

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

Calumet City - T.F. North High School, 755 Pulaski Rd., 9:30 p.m.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Palos Heights - Lake Kaherine, 7402 Lake Katherine Dr, dusk

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

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

Plainfield - Plainfield Central High School, 24120 W. Fort Beggs Dr., dusk

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

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

Rosemont - Rockin' in the Park, Parkway Bank Park, 5501 Park Pl., 10 p.m.

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

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

Wheaton - Graf Park, 1701 Manchester Rd., dusk

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

Worth - Altman Park, 115th and Harlem, dusk 

Fourth of July

Aurora - RiverEdge Park, 360 N. Broadway Street, dusk - CANCELED, reschule date TBD

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

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

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

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.

Clarendon Hills - Prospect Park, 9:30 p.m.

Darien -75th Street and Lemont Road, 9:30 p.m.

Downers Grove - 75th Street and Lemont Road, 9:30 p.m.

Elk Grove -  Rotary Green, 164 Lions Drive, East of Lions Park, fireworks to follow 8 p.m. concert

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

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

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

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

Glen Ellyn - Lake Ellyn Park, 645 Lenox Rd., dusk

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

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

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

Joliet - Joliet Memorial Stadium, 3000 W. Jefferson Street, 9:20 p.m. - CANCELED, reschuled to Thursday, July 5 at 9:15 p.m.

Lake Forest - Lake Forest Festival and Fireworks, Deerpath Community Park, 400 Hastings Road, dusk

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

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

Mount Prospect - Melas Park, 1326 W. Central Rd., 9:45 p.m.

Naperville - Knock Park, 724 S.W. St., 9:30 p.m. - CANCELED, reschuled to Thursday, July 5 at 9:30 p.m. following performance by Pitbull

Northbrook - Velodrome, Maple Avenue, dusk

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

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

Oswego -Prairie Point Park, 313 E. Washington St., 9 p.m. CANCELED, reschuled to Thursday, July 5

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

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

Sleepy Hollow - Sabatino Park, Thorobred Lane, dusk

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

Streamwood - Dolphin Park, South Park Blvd., 9:30 p.m.

Tinley Park - McCarthy Park, 16801 W. 80th Ave., dusk - CANCELED, reschuled to Thursday, July 5

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

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

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

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

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

Yorkville - Yorkville High School, the corner of Route 47 and Countryside Parkway, dusk - CANCELED, reschuled to Saturday, July 14 as part of Yorkville River Fest

Thursday, July 5

Addison - Rock 'N Wheels, Village Green, 1 Friendship Plz., fireworks follow concert. 

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

Rosemont - Rockin' in the Park, Parkway Bank Park, 5501 Park Pl., 10 p.m.

Saturday, July 7

Cedar Lake, Ind. - Cedar Lake Summerfest, 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

Fox River Grove - Picnic Grove Park, [600-699] Birch Lane, dusk

Hoffman Estates - Northwest Fourth Fest, Sears Centre Arena, 5333 Prairie Stone Pkwy., dusk

Sunday, July 8

Mount Prospect - Melas Park, 1326 W. Central Rd., dusk