Niles West High School
Skokie, IL 60077
Skokie's Fourth of July parade features marching bands, tumblers, live animals, drill teams, clowns, vintage automobiles and more. The parade is held in downtown Skokie. In the evening, the fun moves to Niles West High School for a celebration featuring food, drinks and live bands until dusk. Finally, catch the spectacular 3-D Fireworks Festival, with the first 10,000 patrons receiving a free pair of 3-D glasses. (The fireworks rain date is July 5.) For more event information call (847) 674-1500.
Event Cost: Free, fees for food.
Event Times: Noon, parade; 5 p.m., celebration at Niles West High School; approx. 9:30 p.m., fireworks.