July 4 Parade & 3-D Fireworks

Skokie has become known on the North Shore, not only for its stellar Fourth of July Parade, but for its fantastic annual 3-D Fireworks Festival.

The parade kicks off the festivities at noon and features marching bands, tumblers, drill teams, clowns, vintage automobiles, and more. The parade will run on Oakton Street, east from Downtown to Oakton Park. Parade website

Skokie's 3D Fireworks Festival
At 5 p.m. the fun moves to Niles West High School (Oakton Street just west of the Edens Expressway) with "Skokie's 3-D Fireworks Festival," featuring food, drinks and music. The first 10,000 patrons to arrive will receive a free pair of 3-D glasses. The concert begins at 6:30 p.m., featuring The Goo Roos, followed by Mike & Joe. Childrens' games and face painting will also begin at 6:30 p.m.

The spectacular 3-D Fireworks Fest begins, at dusk.

(The fireworks rain date is July 5.)

For more information call (847) 674-1500.

Downtown and Niles West High School

Event Parking

Block Steel
6101 Oakton Street

Forsythe Technology
7770 Frontage Rd.

6301 Oakton St.

Wednesday, July 4, 2018 - 12:00pm to 10:00pm