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4th of July Fireworks

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It's an American tradition, fireworks on the 4th of July!
Don't have plans yet? Check out our full list of every firework show in McHenry County this Independence Day!

Most shows begin at dusk.


Friday, July 1

Cary Summer Celebration

Lions Park | 1200 Silver Lake Rd., Cary

Free admission
Music, food and fireworks!

Saturday, July 2

Red White & Blue Food Truck FEASTival

Milky Way Park | 300 Lawrence Rd., Harvard
Food trucks, concessions, live music, cornhole tournament 

Sunday, July 3

Crystal Lake Independence Day Fireworks

Main Beach | 300 Lake Shore Dr, Crystal Lake

Gates open at 9 AM
Regular beach admission fees apply from 9 AM - 2:30 PM
Lakeside Festival at the Lakeside Legacy Arts Park running June 30 - July 3


Wonder Lake 4th of July Celebration

Wonder Lake | E. Lakeshore Dr., Wonder Lake

Admission is free
Wonder Lake Water Ski Show Team performance at 4:30 PM followed by fireworks

Monday, July 4

Woodstock July 4th Fireworks

Emricson Park | 900 W. South St, Woodstock

Admission is free, but donations are welcome!

Huntley 4th of July Fireworks

Diecke Park | 11419 IL-47, Huntley

Admission is free

Spring Grove 4th of July Celebration

Thelen Park | 8516 Winn Rd, Spring Grove
DJ, live entertaiment, parade at noon

Saturday, July 9

Fox River Grove Fireworks

Picnic Grove Park | 598 Birch Ln, Fox River Grove

Admission is free
Live music, beer, food, kids activities p

Pistakee Bay Fireworks

Oak Park Lounge | 801 W. Oak Grove Rd, Johnsburg

Admission is free
Live music
Fireworks over Pistakee Bay

Sunday, July 10

Fiesta Days McHenry 

Petersen Park | 4300 Peterson Park, McHenry

Admission is free
Limited parking

Sunday, July 31

Algonquin Founders Days

Ted Spella Community Park | 2610 Harnish Dr., Algonquin

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