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In Springfield

June 23 – Marina Fireworks at Lake Springfield

July 1 – Capital City Celebration –  fireworks, great music, and entertainment for all ages at Capital and 4th Street in downtown Springfield from 11am through midnight. Fireworks at Dusk, sponsored by Springfield Jaycees. See more on their Facebook page.

July 4- A SpMoms Favorite! The Knight’s Action Park Fireworks show will begin at 9:30pm. There will be a picnic at the pavilion from 7-9pm. AYCE brats, burgers, dogs, beans, slaw and soda for $9.95 for season pass holders. Waterpark admission and the picnic are available for $30.95 to general public.  $24.95 for kids under 48″ tall.  Come for the day, stay for the picnic and enjoy the free Park your car and enjoy this wonderful show! The fireworks show is free and open to the public.

July 4 – North End Lake Clubs’ Fireworks at Lake Springfield. Rain date is Saturday, July 8. 17 Water’s Edge, Springfield.


Around the Area

June 24 -At the Sportsman’s Club in Divernon fireworks at dusk (from Springfield, take exit 80 off I-55 south) 

June 25 – in Williamsville’s Samuel H. Jones Park – fireworks at dusk. Rain date: July 2

July 1 – Riverton Fire Crackin Festival – fireworks at dark

July 1 – Loami – fireworks at dusk

July 1 – Raymond – fireworks at 10 pm

July 1 – Arthur Freedom Celebration, the largest fireworks display in central Illinois!

July 2 – Rochester Sparks in the Park 

July 2 – Lincoln at dusk, in the Lincoln Park District, 1400 Primm Road.

July 2 – in Atlanta at dusk. At the Ballpark, W North St and 6th street

July 3 – Pawnee fireworks

July 3 – in Mt. Zion’s Fletcher Park at dusk

July 4 in Chatham Community Park at dusk

July 4 – at Pleasant Plains High School at dusk

July 4 – in Jacksonville’s Nichols Park, 319 Holken Brink Drive, Jacksonville

July 4 – Litchfield’s Lake Lou Yaeger Marina at 9:30 pm. Free. VisitLitchfield.com

And MORE….Festivals, Parades, Crafts and recipes

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