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Catch a View of the Chicago July 4th Fireworks!

Catch a View of the Chicago July 4th Fireworks!

Next on our list is none other than the windy city of Chicago! Check out these events and locations and find out where to view the Chicago July 4th fireworks this year!

Best Places to View the Chicago July 4th Fireworks

4th Annual Freedom Fest — Navy Pier’s Rooftop

The Annual Freedom Fest at the Navy Pier’s Rooftop has been bringing together the people of Chicago year after year for a celebration like no other. This family friendly event will treat you to views of Lake Michigan and Chicago as you party to the sounds of a live DJ. DJ Metro, the official DJ of the Chicago Bulls, will be keeping you and the family dancing all night long. Enjoy your favorite BBQ foods available for purchase and a full cash bar to keep the drinks going all night. Of course, the hightlight of this event is the view of the Chicago July 4th fireworks that you’ll enjoy right from the rooftop. Book your tickets today because this July 4th celebration will definitely sell out!

Fourth of July in Glen Ellyn

Glen Ellyn has a day full of July 4th fun and festivities. Start off the day with the Freedom Four Four-Mile Run at 8 a.m. then make sure you get a good spot for the Glen Ellyn Fourth of July parade. Music, floats, and marchers will fill the streets as you celebrate your July 4th this year. Continue the fun in Lake Ellyn Park with fun activities just for the kids. Inflatable obstacle courses, penny carnival games, live music, face painting, and even concessions will be available for purchase! Wrap up your day with a view of the Chicago July 4th fireworks right from Glen Ellyn!

Northwest Fourth-Fest

Head out to the Northwest Fourth-Fest and celebrate the day with family. A carnival, craft fair, and concerts are all yours to enjoy for the day. Over 40 different ticketed rides will be available for the kids to enjoy. Admission to the festival and live entertainment is free with food, beverages, and carnival rides being an additional cost. Your day will be full of pie eating contests, a climbing wall, and even an animal exhibit! Finish your July 4th celebration with a free view of the Chicago July 4th fireworks all from the Northwest Fourth-Fest.


Looking to enjoy one of the biggest Chicago July 4th fireworks show? Head to Itasca who has reported that they spent over $250,000 on its show just one year! Enjoy live music and vendors selling food and drinks throughout the day then get ready to enjoy this July 4th spectacle. Watch as the fireworks fill the sky and treat you to a Chicago July 4th fireworks show that you’ve never witnessed! If you’re looking to enjoy a huge fireworks show this year, then Itasca is where you need to be.

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Navy Pier July 4th Freedom Fest

4th Annual Freedom Fest 2017

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