Skokie's Fourth of July Parade kicks off at noon and features marching bands, tumblers, live animals, drill teams, clowns, vintage automobiles, and more. The parade is held in downtown Skokie.

Fireworks & Music

At 5 p.m. the fun moves to Niles West High School (Oakton Street just west of the Edens Expressway) featuring food, drinks and live bands until dusk.

6:30P Second Hand Soul Band8P Sixteen Candles

Finally, catch the spectacular 3-D Fireworks Festival with the first 10,000 patrons receiving a free pair of 3-D glasses. (The fireworks rain date is July 5.)

For more event information call (847) 674-1500.