LIST: 50 places to watch fireworks in Illinois 2019

July 2, 2019
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The only proper way to celebrate Independence Day aka 4th of July is by grabbing the whole family and taking in a fireworks show at your local park!

Since 4th of July falls on a Thursday this year, most of the shows are happening on July 4th, but there's a few suburbs doing them the 3rd. 

Check out the list and plan accordingly. Thakns to Fireworks in Illinois for putting this list together. 

Fireworks start at dusk (usually after 9pm), but be sure to get there early and snag a good spot!

 

Antioch
Date: July 4, 2019 at 9:15 p.m.
Where: Williams Park Pavillion
874 Main St
in Antioch, Illinois 60002

 

Aurora
Date:  July 4, 2019 at 9:00 p.m.
Where: RiverEdge Park
360 N Broadway St 
Aurora, Illinois 60505

 

Bartlett
Date:  July 4, 2019 at 9:30 p.m.
Where: South Stearns and South Bartlett Roads 
Bartlett, Illinois 60103

 

Batavia
Date:  July 4, 2019 at 9:30 p.m.
Where: Watch from Engstrom Park
326 Millview Drive 
Batavia, Illinois 60510

 

Beecher
Date:  July 4, 2019 at 9:30 p.m.
Where: Firemen’s Park
673 Penfield St 
Beecher, Illinois 60401

 

Bensenville
Date:  July 4, 2019 at 9:30 p.m.
Where: Redmond Recreational Complex
735 E. Jefferson 
Bensenville, Illinois 60106

 

Bolingbrook
Date:  July 4, 2019 at 9:25 p.m.
Where: Bolingbrook Golf Club
2001 Rodeo Drive 
Bolingbrook, Illinois 60490

 

Buffalo Grove
Date:  July 4, 2019 at 9:15 p.m.
Where: Ernie Karge Rotary Village Green
260 N. Buffalo Grove Road
Buffalo Grove, Illinois

 

Chicago
Dates: Every Wednesday (9:30pm) and Saturday (10:15pm) through September 1, 2019
Where: Navy Pier; best viewing from Dock Stage;
600 E Grand Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60611

 

Deerfield
Date:  July 3, 2019 at Dusk
Where: Brickyards Park
Fountain View Drive 
Deerfield, Illinois 60015

 

Downers Grove
Date:  July 4, 2019 at 9:30 p.m.
Where: 75th St. and Lemont Rd.
Downers Grove, IL

 

Evanston
Date:  July 4, 2019 at 9:30 p.m.
Where: Sheridan Rd & Church St 
Evanston, Illinois 60201

 

Evergreen Park
Date:  July 3, 2019 at Dusk
Where: Duffy Park
9101 S. Ridgeway 
Evergreen Park, Illinois 60805

 

Frankfort
Date:  July 4, 2019 at 9 p.m.
Where: Main Park on Nebraska Street
Frankfort, Illinois

 

Glen Ellyn
Date:  July 4, 2019 at Dusk
Where: Lake Ellyn Park
645 Lenox Road
Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137

 

Glencoe
Date:  July 4, 2019 at 9:00 p.m.
Where: Lakefront Park
55 Hazel Ave 
Glencoe, Illinois 60022

 

Glenview
Date:  July 4, 2019 at Dusk
Where: Gallery Park
Patriot & Navy Blvd 
Glenview, Illinois 60026

 

Hawthorn Woods
Date:  July 3, 2019 at 9:15 p.m.
Where: Community Park
42 Park View Lane 
Hawthorn Woods, Illinois 60047

 

Highland Park
Date:  July 4, 2019 at Dusk
Where: Wolters Field
1080 Park Ave West 
Highland Park, Illinois 60035

 

Itasca 
Date:  July 4, 2019 at 9:45 p.m.
Where: Hamilton Lakes
Park Blvd 
Itasca, Illinois 60143

 

Joliet
Date:  July 4, 2019 at 9:20 p.m.
Where: Memorial Stadium Park
3000 W Jefferson St 
Joliet, Illinois 60435

 

Lake Zurich
Date:  July 4, 2019 at 9:15pm
Where: Paulus Park
200 S. Rand Road
Lake Zurich, Illinois 60047

 

Lemont
Date: July 3, 2019 at 9:30 p.m.
Where: Centennial Park
16028 127th St 
Lemont, Illinois 60439

 

Libertyville
Date: July 4, 2019 at 9:30 p.m.
Where: Butler Lake Park
500 Lake Street
Libertyville, IL 60048

 

McHenry
Date: Saturday, July 7, 2019 at dusk
Where: Petersen Park
4300 Petersen Park Road
McHenry, Illinois

 

Morton Grove
Date:  July 4, 2019 at Dusk
Where: Harrar Park
6250 Dempster 
Morton Grove, Illinois 60053

 

Mount Prospect
Date: July 4, 2019 at 9:30 p.m.
Where: Melas Park
1500 W. Central Road 
Mount Prospect, Illinois 60056

 

Naperville
Date: July 4, 2019 at 9:30 p.m.
Where: Naperville Rib Fest
West Street Garden Plot parking lot
700 S West Street
Naperville, IL 60540

 

Oak Brook
Date:  July 3, 2019 at Dusk
Where: Polo Grounds
Off of 31st Street between Spring & York Roads
31st Street 
Oak Brook, Illinois 60523

 

Oak Park
Date: July 4, 2019 at Dusk
Where: Oak Park and River Forest High School
Near East Avenue and Lake Street
Oak Park, Illinois

 

Orland Park
Date: July 4, 2019 at 9:15 p.m.
Where: Centennial Park
15600 West Avenue
Orland Park, Illinois

 

Oswego
Date: July 4, 2019 at 9:30 pm
Rain date: July 5, 2019 at 9:30 pm
Where: Prairie Point Community Park
Prairie Point Elementary School grounds between Plainfield & Grove Roads
Oswego, Illinois

 

Palatine
Date:  July 3, 2019 at Dusk
Where: Community Park 
250 E. Wood St.
Palatine, Illinois 60067

 

Palos Heights
Date:  July 3, 2019 at Dusk
Where: Memorial Park | Fireworks over Lake Katherine
7607 west College Drive 
Palos Heights, Illinois 60466

 

Park Ridge
Date:  July 3, 2019 at Dusk
Where: Maine East High School
2601 West Dempster St 
Park Ridge, Illinois 60068

 

Pingree Grove
Date: July 5, 2019
Where: Baseball Complex
1125 Wester Blvd.
Pingree Grove, IL 60140

 

Plainfield
Date:  July 3, 2019 at Dusk
Where: Plainfield Central High School
24120 W. Fort Beggs Dr. 
Plainfield, Illinois 60544

 

Romeoville
Date:  July 3, 2019 at 9:30 p.m.
Where: Deer Crossing Park
Romeoville, Illinois 60446

 

Roselle
Date:  July 3, 2019 at 9:30 p.m.
Where: Lake Park High School West
500 West Bryn Mawr Ave 
Roselle, Illinois 60172

 

Rosemont
Date: Every Thursday through August 29, 2019 plus July 4!
Where: MB Financial Park
5501 Park Place 
in Rosemont, Illinois 60018

 

Skokie
Date:  July 4, 2019 at Dusk
Where: Niles West High School
5701 Oakton St. 
Skokie, Illinois 60076

 

South Holland
Date: July 4, 2019 at 9:10 p.m.
Where: Veterans Memorial Park
South Holland, Illinois

 

Streamwood
Date: July 4, 2019 at  9:30 p.m.
Where: Dolphin Park on Park Blvd.
Streamwood, Illinois

 

Streator
Date:  July 3, 2019 at 9:15 p.m.
Where: Streator Township High School football field
202 West Lincoln Ave 
Streator, Illinois 61364

 

Tinley Park
Date:  July 4, 2019 at 9:15 p.m.
Where: McCarthy Park
16801 W 80th Ave 
Tinley Park, Illinois 60477

 

Vernon Hills
Date:  July 4, 2019 at 9:30pm at Dusk
Where: Century Park
1001 Lakeview Pkwy 
Vernon Hills, Illinois 60061

 

Wauconda
Date:  July 3, 2019 at Dusk
Where: Cook Park
700 N Main St 
Wauconda, Illinois 60084

 

Wilmette
Date:  July 3, 2019 at 9:30 p.m.
Where: Gillson Park
Sheridan Road and Michigan Avenue 
Wilmette, Illinois 60091

 

Winnetka
Date:  July 4, 2019 at 9:20pm
Where: Duke Childs Field
1321 Willow Road 
Winnetka, Illinois 60093

 

Woodridge
Date: July 4, 2019 at 9:30 p.m.
Where: 75th Street and Lemont Road
Woodridge, IL 60517

 

Woodstock
Date:  July 4, 2019 at Dusk
Where: Emricson Park
900 W. South St 
Woodstock, Illinois 60098