Where to Watch the Fireworks

Chicagoland has a plethora of firework displays this holiday weekend

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    NEWSLETTERS

    Fireworks and the 4th of July go hand in hand and for nearly five years Fallbrook's annual “Grand Tradition July 4th” fundraiser has brought its audience a great show. The tickets cost $25 and that even includes dinner to go along with the view.

    Nothing says the Fourth of July like a good round of fireworks, and there will be plenty of shows to catch in the Chicagoland area this weekend.

    Firework shows, by city, include:

    Crystal Lake -- July 5 at dusk on the lake. $4 admission to festival.

    Vernon Hills -- July 4, 9:30 p.m. at Big and Little Bear Lakes.

    Evanston -- July 4, 9:15 p.m., Clark Street Beach.

    Wilmette -- July 3, 9:30 p.m. Gillson Park.

    Oak Park -- July 4 at dusk, Oak Park and River Forest High School football stadium.

    Aurora -- July 2 from 6-10 p.m. at the Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy.

    Bolingbrook -- July 4, 9:15 p.m. at Bolingbrook Golf Club

    Downers Grove -- July 4, 9:30 p.m. at 75th Street and Lemont Road.

    Glen Ellyn -- July 4 at dusk, Lake Ellyn Park

    Joliet -- July 3, 9 p.m. in downtown Joliet and July 4, 9 p.m. at Memorial Stadium.

    Lisle -- July 2-4, 9:45 p.m. at Lisle Community Park

    Naperville -- July 4, 9:30 p.m. in Knoch Park (Ribfest)

    Wheaton -- July 3, 9:15 p.m. at DuPage County Fairgrounds

    Break out the red, white and blue and celebrate America’s independence with a bang.