Oaklee’s Fun Five July 4, 2019

Oaklee's Family Guide Friday Fun FiveHere are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories!

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Grant Park Music Festival: Independence Day Salute
July 4 in Chicago

Christopher Bell and the Grant Park Orchestra perform patriotic anthems such as Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture, Sousa’s Stars and Stripes Forever, the Armed Forces Salute and more. Free!



Village of Lombard’s Fourth of July Fireworks
July 4 in Lombard

Celebrate the Fourth of July with a fireworks display on Thursday, July 4, at Madison Meadow Park. The fireworks are schedule to begin when the sun is fully set, at approximately 9:30 p.m., and visitors are reminded that this is a family friendly and alcohol free event.




Arlington Heights Frontier Days Festival 2019
July 3-7 in Arlington Heights

Come celebrate Frontier Days Festival 2019 with FREE Admission, FREE Music Entertainment, 4th of July Parade, Family Activities, Citizens with Disabilities Days, Petting Zoo and much more.




July 4 Boomers Game & Fireworks
July 4 in Schaumburg

Schaumburg’s home for 4th of July Fireworks! Boomers vs. Windy City Thunderbolts presented by Friendly Ford Inc. of Roselle, IL. Thursday, July 4 at 6:30pm. Tickets range from $9 to $12.




Roselle Fourth of July Celebration
July 4 in Roselle

Enjoy live music and activities at the party in the park before the fireworks display at 9:30 p.m. Parking is available in the lot on Bryn Mawr Ave. just east of Mensching Rd., across from the tennis courts.




Sponsored by: “Metra”
With fun destinations, unlimited trips Saturday and Sunday for just $10, and free rides for up to three kids 11 and under with each adult through Labor Day, Metra is made for summer!