Whether you’re looking for a parade, live music and delicious food or a spot to set down your blanket and watch the fireworks, Lake County has lots of ways to enjoy Independence Day.
The following are details on celebrations near you.
Barrington: Enjoy an array of festivities that includes the Brat Tent, which runs June 30 to July 4 as well as more festivities on July 4 including the family fitness run, Barrington’s White House Open House, the Fourth of July parade and fireworks.
Hawthorn Woods: Join the fireworks display and concert starting at dusk July 3 at Community Park. The night will feature classic rock music, featuring Second Time Around. And celebrate America by watching the Fourth of July parade, which will kick off at 10 a.m. July 4 from Lagoon Drive to the Village Barn.
Lake Zurich: Enjoy music, entertainment, swimming, the Taste of Summer and more at the annual Independence Family Day July 4 at Paulus Park. The day will culminate with fireworks launched over the lake.