Skokie's 4th of July Celebrations
Skokie’s Fourth of July parade begins at 12pm. The route begins on Lincoln Ave. near Oakton Community College and proceeds down Oakton St., ending at Oakton Park. At 5pm 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. Enjoy a concert at 6:30 p.m., featuring The Goo Roos, followed by Mike & Joe. Childrens' games and face painting will also begin at 6:30pm. Skokie's 3-D Fireworks Fest begins at dusk at Niles West High School.