Fourth of July fireworks

Where to Watch 2021 Fourth of July Fireworks in Chicago Suburbs

Where to watch Fourth of July fireworks near you in Chicago's suburbs.

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Many of Chicago's suburbs are celebrating the state's reopening with the return of July 4 fireworks displays and Fourth of July celebration. Find where to watch Fourth of July fireworks near you in the list below.

This list will continue to be updated. 

Cook County:

Arlington Heights: 

Bridgeview:

Bartlett: 

  • The Bartlett fireworks are scheduled to start at 9:30 p.m. on July 2. They will be located at the Community Park as part of the Fourth of July festival. 
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Des Plaines: 

  • The Des Plaines firework show will be displayed at Oakton Community College at 9:30 p.m. on July 2. 
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Evanston:

Glencoe:

  • In lieu of a July 4 fireworks show, Glencoe welcomes everyone to the “Summer’s Last Blast” event on Friday, Sept. 3 featuring live music by The Empty Pockets and a fireworks show at Lakefront Park. 
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Lyons:

  • The Fourth of July fireworks display will be launched at Veterans Park at dusk after the Party in the Park. The Party in the Park will begin at 6 p.m.
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Schaumburg: 

Wilmette:

  • Wilmette's firework show will begin at 9:30 p.m. on July 3 at Gillson Park.
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Lake County: 

Lake Zurich:

  • After its family day celebration, visitors can watch the fireworks in Lake Zurich over the lake around 9:15 p.m. at Paulus Park.
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Zion:

  • The fireworks show has been canceled due to current COVID-19 guidelines and event planning necessities. However, they hope to have a fireworks show later this summer that would give the community an opportunity to come together safely. 
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Lake Forest:

Waukegan:

Round Lake: 

Mchenry County: 

Crystal Lake:

  • As a part of the Lakeside Festival, Crystal Lake fireworks will be displayed at the Dole Mansion and Lakeside Arts Park on July 4. 
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Huntley:

  • Huntley fireworks will be displayed at Deicke Park at 9:30 p.m. on July 4. 
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Lake in the Hills: 

  • Fireworks will be displayed early on June 26. They will begin at 9:30 p.m. at Meadowdale Park/Shopping Center.
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Woodstock: 

  • Fireworks will begin at dusk at Emricson Park.
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Kane County:

Aurora: 

Batavia:  

  • July 4th Sky Concert Fireworks will be at Engstrom Park. 
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Elgin: 

Dekalb County: 

Dekalb:

DuPage County: 

Elk Grove:

Naperville:

  • Fireworks will light up the sky on July 4 at Frontier Park in south Naperville.  
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Downers Grove: 

  • Downers Grove will host a July 4 firework display at 75th Street and Lemont Road at 9:30 p.m. 
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Glen Ellyn:

Wheaton 

  • Wheaton will display their firework show at Graf Park on July 3. 
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LaSalle County:

Ottawa: 

  • The fireworks show will return to Ottawa Township High School on July 4. They can also be seen along the Illinois and Fox rivers. The fireworks will begin at 9 p.m. On July 3, Skydive Chicago will offer their firework show beginning at dusk.
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Kendall County:

Oswego: 

  • On July 4, the firework display can be watched from Prairie Point Park at 9 p.m. 
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Yorkville:

  • Fireworks begin at dusk and will be shot off near the corner of Rt 47 and Countryside Pkwy on July 3. 
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Grundy County:

Morris:

  • The Grundy County Fair will host its firework show on July 3. 
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Will County: 

New Lenox: 

  • The firework display will begin at 9:30 p.m. at the Village Commons. 
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Lockport: 

  • Independence Day fireworks will be launched around 8:30 p.m. on July 3 at Dellwood Park. 
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Romeoville:

  • There will be three simultaneous shows at 9:30 p.m. on July 3. They will be located at Lukancic, Volunteer Park and Discovery Park.
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Mokena:

  • The 4th of July fireworks begin at dusk on July 4. The display will be seen from the Ozinga Bros. property, just north of the Hickory Creek Metra lot.  
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Joliet:

  • Joliet will have its 4th of July fireworks show at Joliet Junior College's main campus off Houbolt Road. The show begins at dusk. 
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Bolingbrook:

  • The 4th of July fireworks will be displayed at the Bolingbrook Golf Club. Parking will begin at 6 p.m. with remote parking and viewing encouraged.
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Kankakee County: 

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