Fourth of July fireworks and events are planned throughout Michiana over the holiday week, and we've put together a list of times and locations.
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Elkhart – Wednesday, July 3 – Dusk - Central Park downtown
Come view Elkhart's fireworks display from Central Park in downtown Elkhart. The Incredible Johnsons will perform at 7:30 with fireworks at dusk. Food vendors will also be available. Rain date will be July 4.
Goshen – Saturday, July 6 - Goshen Municipal Airport
America’s Freedom Fest is an airshow fireworks event that you won’t find anywhere else. In addition to the region’s largest fireworks display, you’ll find F-22 military jets, warbirds, Shockwave jet trucks, great food and more. Come out for this event that combines the excitement of the Freedom Fest Airshow and celebrate with fireworks. Gates open at 1 p.m. Show starts at 6 p.m. Tickets are $15 for adults, $5 for kids.
Indiana Dunes State Park - Monday, July 1 - 9:15 p.m. CT - State park beach.
Bring lawn chairs for the show, which is hosted by the Duneland Chamber of Commerce. Food vendors and other vendors will begin selling at 6 p.m. CT.
Knox – Saturday, July 6 – Dusk - Wythogan Park
We are pleased to announce that the 2019 City of Knox Fireworks Show will once again be held at our very own Wythogan Park on Saturday, July 6, 2019! In addition, a fun-filled day of family activities, music and food begins following our July 4th parade (also to be held on Saturday, July 6). The parade will begin at 1 p.m. The park gates will open at 2 p.m., and the fireworks will begin at approximately 9:30 p.m.
Lakeville – Thursday, July 4 – 8-11 p.m. - Newton Park
4th of July Fireworks & Concert
La Porte – Wednesday, July 3 – Dusk - LaPorte County Fairgrounds
$5 carload or $1 per person walk-in
La Porte – Thursday, July 4 – 10 a.m. - Lincolnway (Hwy 2)
The parade will be held on Thursday, July 4, 2019, and will travel down Lincolnway (Hwy 2). The parade will begin at 10 a.m. and will last approximately 2-3 hours
Mishawaka – Saturday, June 29 – Dark - Central Park
Mishawaka – Thursday, July 4 – Dark - Central Park
Beginning at 6:30 p.m., there will be inflatables, food vendors, live music, a beer garden and fireworks.
Nappanee – Thursday, July 4 - 10:15 p.m. - Stauffer Park
Celebrate the 4th of July at Stauffer Park in Nappanee. This fun-filled day includes a parade, the Junior Olympics, face painting, fireworks, tailgate toss tournament, Nappanee’s Got Talent and much more. The fun starts at 8 a.m.; fireworks begin at dusk. Call 574.773.2112 for more details.
North Liberty – Thursday, July 4 - Dusk
The parade will begin at 2 p.m. with the theme: “ROCKIN in the USA." Activities kicking off at 5 p.m.: a DJ, Face Painting, Bounce House, and Food Booths located at North Liberty Elementary School! Fireworks will begin at dusk!
North Webster – Saturday, July 6 - North Webster Town Park Boat Launch
2019 Dixie Boat Fireworks Cruise - Starts at 7:30 p.m.
South Bend – Saturday, June 29 – Dusk - St. Joseph County Fairgrounds
South Bend – Tuesday, July 2 – Post-game - Four Winds Field
South Bend – Wednesday, July 3 – Post-game - Four Winds Field
South Bend – Friday, July 5 - 10 p.m. - Meet Me on the Island at the Century Center
South Bend – Saturday, July 6 – Dusk - St. Joseph County Fairgrounds
Syracuse – Saturday, July 6 - 9-10 p.m. - The Sandbar (Lake Wawasee)
Topeka – Thursday, July 4 – Dusk - East Park Pavilion
Road race, food, parade, puppet show, kids games, softball tourney, draft horse pull and big fireworks. Parade at 5 p.m.; fireworks at dark. 509 East Lake. Call 260.593.2252 for more details.
Walkerton – Wednesday, July 3 - Dusk/10 p.m. - John Glenn High School
Fireworks Festival with outdoor concert
Baroda – Wednesday, July 3 – Dusk - Baroda American Legion Field in downtown Baroda
Berrien Springs – Thursday, July 4 – Dusk - Berrien Springs Middle School
Parade at 4 p.m., and there are rumors that this year you’ll have an Ice Cream Social in the afternoon as well! Fireworks at dusk. Bring your bug spray.
Buchanan – Thursday, July 4 - 10:30 p.m. - Nimby Pond
A viewer reported that this fireworks show has been moved to Three Oaks.
Cassopolis – Saturday, July 6 - 10:30 p.m. - Diamond Lake
The annual fireworks display will be held on Saturday, July 6, at 10:30 p.m. (ET). The wind/rain delay date will be Sunday, July 7.
Any cancelation will be posted on the DLA website at approximately 9:30 p.m., and an email will be sent to all DLA Members.
Constantine – Thursday, July 4 – 9 p.m. - Downtown
Parade, fireworks, vendors, arts and crafts, kids games. The Fourth of July is always celebrated on July 4th in Constantine
Decatur – Thursday, July 4 – 10 p.m. - NE side of Lake of the Woods
Rain Date of July 5
Dowagiac – Friday, June 28 – Dusk – Airport
Eau Claire – Thursday, July 4 – 10 p.m.
Eau Claire Cherry Festival / Activities all day
Edwardsburg – Wednesday, July 3 – Dusk - Eagle Lake
Edwardsburg – Wednesday, July 3 – Dusk - Juno Lake
Edwardsburg – Saturday, July 6 – Dusk - Garver Lake
Hartford – Friday, July 5 – Dusk - Hartford Motor Speedway
New Buffalo – Wednesday, July 3 – Dusk - Over Lake Michigan
Concert by La Porte Symphony Orchestra at Lions Park
Niles – Wednesday, July 3 – Dusk - Apple Festival Grounds (17th St)
RedBud Motocross (Buchanan) - Saturday, July 6 – 10:30 p.m.
Sister Lakes – Saturday, June 29 – Dusk - Lions Park
St Joseph – Wednesday, July 3 – Dusk
Concert at Shadowland Pavilion at Silver Beach Park
Gate opens 5:30, music begins at 6 p.m.
Sturgis – Saturday, June 29 – Dusk - Sturgis Kirsch Airport
South Haven – Wednesday, July 3 – Dusk - South Pier over Lake Michigan
Three Oaks - Thursday, July 4 – Dusk - American Legion field
Watervilet – Saturday, June 29 – Dusk - Hays Park
White Pigeon – Saturday, June 29 - 10:30 p.m. - White Pigeon High School
White Pigeon Days Festival