The Ultimate Guide to the Fourth of July

Tori Krzyston | June 30, 2022

Friday July 1st: 

*Friday, July 1st-Monday, July 4th: Cedar Lake SummerFest 

  • (Cedar Lake) 9:30PM Fireworks on the Lake 
  • (La Porte) 3PM-9PM Red, Wine, and Brew 
  • (Schererville) 5PM Rohrman Park Festival/9PM Fireworks 

Saturday, July 2nd: 

  • (Cedar Lake) 10AM Summerfest Parade 
  • (Highland) 1:30PM Kiddie Parade 
  • (La Porte) 9PM Light Up The Darkness(Drones & Fireworks Show)
    • *Tickets must be purchased in advance 
  • (Michigan City) 10AM Patriotic Parade 
  • (Portage) 9PM Founders Square Fireworks 

Sunday, July 3rd: 

  • (Cedar Lake) 9:30PM Fireworks on the Lake 
  • (East Chicago) 9:30PM Independence Day Fireworks 
  • (Highland) 6:30PM Twilight Parade 
  • (St.John) 3PM-10PM Freedom Fest at Heartland Park 
  • (Munster) 2PM 4th of July Parade/9:30PM Fireworks at Centennial Park
  • (Whiting) 10PM Fireworks at Whiting 

Monday July 4th: 

  • (Crown Point) 11AM 4th of July Parade/9PM Fireworks at Lake County  Fairgrounds 
  • (Gary) 6:45PM SouthShore RailCats Baseball Game & Fireworks after the game
  • (Griffith) 10AM Independence Day Parade 
  • (Hammond) 9PM Fireworks at the Pavilion 
  • (Hebron) 10AM Independence Day Parade 
  • (Highland) 9PM Fireworks at Sharp Complex 
  • (Hobart) 12PM Lake George 4th of July Celebration/9PM Fireworks  
  • (La Porte) 10AM 76th Annual 4th of July Parade’ 
  • (Merrillville) 1:30PM Independence Day Parade 
  • (Michigan City) 9PM Fireworks Spectacular at Washington Park
  • (Valparaiso) 6:30PM 4th of July Celebration/9PM Fireworks at Urschel Field
  • (Whiting) 10AM 4th of July Parade 
  • (Winfield) 12PM Lakes of the Four Seasons Parade/9PM Fireworks


Tori Krzyston