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Independence Day 2013: 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.


Wednesday, July 3rd

City Event Time
Neenah Parade of Lights 9:15 pm

Thursday, 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 1:00 pm
Rhinelander Rhinelander 4th of July Parade 11:00 am
Sheboygan Sheboygan 4th 9:00 am
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


  • Sunday, June 30th

    City Location Details Time
    Fremont Over the Wolf River Dusk
  • Wednesday, July 3rd

    City Location Details Time
    Appleton Memorial Park Festival Foods Fireworks 9:20 pm
    Egg Harbor Harbor View Park Dusk
    Kewaskum Riverhill Park Dusk
    Shawano Shawano Airport Dusk
  • Thursday, July 4th

    City Location Details Time
    Antigo 10th Avenue Dusk
    Bailey's Harbor Kendall Park Dusk
    Cedarburg Cedar Creek Park Dusk
    Eagle River Downtown Dusk
    Elcho Otter Lake Dusk
    Fond Du Lac Lakeside Park Dusk
    Gills Rock Harbor Dusk
    Green Bay Downtown Festival Foods Fire Over the Fox 9:45 pm
    Green Lake Deacon Mills Park July 4th Celebration and Fireworks Dusk
    Gresham Riverside Park Over Dartford Bay South Street Dusk
    Hilbert Hilbert Civic Park Dusk
    Janesville Traxler Park Dusk
    Kohler Ravine Park Concert & Fireworks 6-10:00 pm
    Manitowoc Washington Park Dusk
    Menasha City of Menasha 9:30pm
    Menominee Wakanda Park Dusk
    Minocqua Torpy Park Dusk
    Monroe Memorial Park Dusk
    Mosinee River Park Dusk
    New London Hatten Park Dusk
    Omro Scott Park Dusk
    Park Falls Hines Park Dusk
    Sheboygan South Pier Lakefront Sheboygan's Big Bang Festival Foods Fireworks 9:00 pm
    Sturgeon Bay Sunset Park Dusk
    Three Lakes Don Burnside Park Dusk
    Two Rivers Walsh Field Dusk/9:30 pm
    Washington Island Baseball Field Dusk
    Waupaca Over Shadow Lake 9:30 pm
    Wauwatosa Hart Park 9:15 pm
    Wisconsin Rapids Veterans Memorial Park Dusk
  • Friday, July 5th

    City Location Details Time
    Oshkosh Miller's Bay Menomonee Park 9:45 pm
    Wautoma Waushara County Fairgrounds Dusk