Guests can stroll the Esplanade and shop for beautiful botanic-themed art and art made from plant materials. More than 90 juried artists will display their work including photography, paintings, ceramics, cement, metal, fiber, wood, jewelry and much more. Artist talks and family activities will be featured.
Enjoy carnival rides, a petting zoo and pony rides, picnic games, live music and food at Highland Park's Fourth Fest. Fireworks will be held at dusk at Wolter's Field.
Glen Ellyn's 4th of July parade will begin at Hawthorne St and Lenox Rd heading north on Lenox Rd, turning west onto Linden St. and southbound on Main St ending at Crescent. Visit GlenEllyn4thofJuly.com for more information.
Bring your blanket for a traditional fireworks display. Visit GlenEllyn4thofJuly.com for information on special "Boomer Booster Seats" on the Lake Ellyn boathouse dock.
Event features food, a beer garden, live music, activities for kids and fireworks display.
Fest features live music, lots of ribs, arts & crafts and kids' area (on Saturday and Sunday afternoons).
Enjoy live music, food vendors, a carnival, bingo, Fourth of July fireworks and a car show at Oak Fest.
Frontier Days features family friendly activities, live music, a carnival, a Fourth of July parade and a craft market.
Hike, do activities and roast marshmallows before going on a silent tram ride through the woods after dark.
A family evening with activities including games, crafts, kid-friendly campfire stories and a night hike. Marshmallows are available for roasting. Bring bug spray.