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July 4 Events

All Downers Grove events are held on the holiday, July 4, 2013.


Spectators: The parade begins at 12:45 p.m. at Main St. and Grant St. and travels south on Main, ending at Warren Ave.  Parade Grand Marshals will be the state champion Downers Grove South Boys Volleyball Team.

After the parade, join the Downers Grove Park District at Fishel Park for an Independence Day Ceremony

Date: 7/4/2013
Time: 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: Fishel Park, 1036 Grove Street

Honor America's birthday with your friends and neighbors. Celebrate the occasion with a patriotic speech by Alexander Hamilton, as portrayed by Terry Lynch, after the downtown July 4th parade!

Participant Information: If you are marching in the parade, check the following: 


Sponsored by the Village of Downers Grove and Village of Woodridge. The fireworks begin at approximately 9:30 p.m. at 75th St. and Lemont Rd.