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Independence Day 2014: Parades, Fireworks & Events

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Need to know when and where to celebrate this Independence day? Look no further…we've compiled an extensive list of local fireworks, parades, and events to help ensure you can celebrate this 4th of July…stress free.

Fireworks and celebrations go together, especially during the Fourth of July or New Year’s festivities. This year we ask that you be especially safe by checking out our brief guide to fireworks safety.


Thursday, July 3rd

City Event Time
Neenah Parade of Lights 9:15 pm
Sheboygan Venetian Boat Parade Dusk

Friday, July 4th

City Event Time
Antigo Antigo 4th of July Parade 7:30 pm
Bailey's Harbor "Hats Off To Our Heroes" & 120th 4th of July Parade 10:00 am
Bonduel The Village of Bonduel 101st Annual 4th of July Parade 11:00 am
Cedarburg Hometown Celebrations 4th of July Parade 10:00 am
Crivitz Crivitz 4th of July Parade 11:00 am
Eagle River Eagle River 4th of July Parade 11:00 am
Egg Harbor Egg Harbor Independence Day Parade 1:30 pm
Green Lake Boat Parade 2:00 pm
Hilbert Hilbert 4th of July Fireman's Parade 11:00 am
Minocqua Minocqua 4th of July Parade 4:00 pm
Mosinee Mosinee 4th of July Parade 6:00 pm
Omro Omro 4th of July Parade 12:00 pm
Oshkosh Sawdust Days Parade 9:00 am
Rhinelander Rhinelander 4th of July Parade 11:00 am
Sheboygan Sheboygan 4th of July Parad 9:00 am
Stevens Point Stevens Point 4th of July Parade Noon
Three Lakes Three Lakes 4th of July Parade 9:00 am
Waupaca Hometown Day Parade 10:00 am
Wauwatosa North Avenue Parade 9:00 am


  • Saturday, June 28th

    City Location Time
    Dale Daufen Park Dusk
    Janesville Freedom Fest 9:30pm
    Portage Pauquette Park Dusk
    Neillsville Highgrounds Veterans Memorial Park Dusk
    Princeton City Park Dusk
  • Sunday, June 29th

    City Location Time
    Freemont Over the Wolf River Dusk
  • Thursday, July 3rd

    City Location Time
    Appleton Memorial Park 9:20 pm
    Clintonville W.A. Olen Athletic Field Dusk
    Egg Harbor Harbor View Park Dusk
    Iola Taylor Field Dusk
    Kewaskum Riverhill Park Dusk
    Madison Lake Monona 9:30pm
    Mayville City Park 9:30pm
    Milwaukee Veteran's Park 9:00pm
    Shawano Shawano Airport Dusk
    Wausau Marathon Park Dusk
    Weyauwega Waupaca County Fairgrounds Dusk
  • Friday, July 4th

    City Location Time
    Antigo Antigo High School 9:20pm
    Bailey's Harbor Downtown Dusk
    Berlin River Side Park Dusk
    Bonduel Village Park Dusk
    Cedarburg Cedar Creek Park 9:30pm
    Crivitz Lake Noquebay County Park Dusk
    Eagle River Hi-Pines Campground Dusk
    Elcho Otter Lake Dusk
    Elkhart Lake Fireman's Park Dusk
    Fond Du Lac Lakeside Park Dusk
    Gills Rock Over the Bay Dusk
    Green Bay Downtown 9:45pm
    Green Lake Over Dartford Bay Dusk
    Janesville Traxler Park Dusk
    Kewaunee Downtown Dusk
    Kohler Ravine Park Dusk
    Lake Tomahawk Snow Shoe Park Dusk
    Manitowoc South Pier 9:45pm
    Maplewood Robert Baumann Memorial Ball Park 9:45pm
    Menasha Jefferson Park Dusk
    Menomonie GMAYP Freedom Fest Dusk
    Minocqua Over the Lake Dusk
    Mosinee River Park Dusk
    Neenah Riverside Park Dusk
    New Berlin Malone Park 10:00pm
    New London Hatten Park Dusk
    Oconto Holtwood Park 9:30pm
    Omro Scott Park 9:30pm
    Oshkosh Miller's Bay Menomonee Park 9:45pm
    Park Falls 5th Street Athletic Field Dusk
    Ripon Murray Park Dusk
    Sheboygan Riverfront Park 9:30pm
    Shiocton Main Street Dusk
    Sturgeon Bay Sunset Park Dusk
    Three Lakes Don Burnside Park Dusk
    Tomahawk Sara Park Dusk
    Two Rivers Walsh Field Dusk
    Washington Island Main Street Dusk
    Waupaca South Park Dusk
    Waupun Tanner Park 9:45pm
    Wausau Marathon Park Dusk
    Wautoma Waushara County Fairgrounds Dusk
    Wauwatosa Hart Park 9:15 pm
    West Bend Riverside Park Dusk
    Winneconne Main Street 9:00pm
  • Saturday, July 5th

    City Location Time
    Fish Creek Clark Park Dusk
    Rosholt Rosholt Fair Park Dusk
    Stevens Point Mead Park Dusk
    White Lake White Lake Dusk