2018 Fourth of July fireworks and events in W. MI

Kent County

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Fireworks will light up the sky and parades will fill streets across West Michigan as dozens of communities celebrate Fourth of July this year.

Since the holiday falls on a Wednesday, some communities have shifted their celebrations to weekends or other days.

Check out the following list for an event near you:

ALLEGAN COUNTY

  • Allegan | All activities July 3. Parade at 5:30 p.m.; activities 6 p.m.; fireworks 10:15 p.m. | Event details
  • Dorr Township | Festival July 1- 4; fireworks July 4 at dusk | Event details
  • Hopkins Township | Fireworks July 4 at dusk | Event details
  • Saugatuck-Douglas | Parade 2 p.m.; festival 12 p.m. – 9 p.m.; fireworks at dusk | Event details

BARRY COUNTY

  • Gun Lake (Yankee Springs Township) | Fireworks July 7 | Event details
  • Middleville | Activities July 3, 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.; fireworks finale | Event details
  • Thornapple Township | Activites July 3, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.; fireworks at dusk

BERRIEN COUNTY

BRANCH COUNTY

CALHOUN COUNTY

  • Battle Creek | Air show & Balloon Festival June 29 – July 4; Fireworks June 30 and July 4 at 10:30 p.m. | Event details
  • Marshall | Celebration 10 a.m. – noon (tickets required) | Event details

IONIA COUNTY

KALAMAZOO COUNTY

  • Kalamazoo Growlers at Homer Stryker Field | Game and fireworks July 3 and July 4 (tickets required) | Event details
  • Kalamazoo Speedway | Racing and fireworks June 30 (tickets required) | Event details
  • Schoolcraft | Parade 11 a.m. July 4; fireworks 10 p.m. July 4 | Event details

KENT COUNTY

  • Ada | Parade July 4 at 10 a.m.; fireworks July 4 at 10 p.m. | Event details
  • Caledonia | Fireworks June 30 at dusk
  • Cascade Township | Parade July 4 at 10 a.m.; activities 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.; fireworks at dusk | Event details
  • East Grand Rapids | Parade July 4 at noon; fireworks at dusk | Event details
  • Grand Rapids| Festivities July 7 at 5 p.m.; fireworks July 7 at 10:30 p.m. | Event details
  • Grand Rapids’ Ottawa Hills neighborhood | Hollyhock Lane parade at 8:30 a.m.; ceremony at 9 a.m. | Event details
  • Grandville | Run and school open house June 30; celebration July 3-4. Parade 11 a.m.; fireworks at dusk |Event details
  • Kentwood | All activities July 4. Parade at 9:30 a.m.; festivities 6 p.m.; fireworks at dusk | Event details
  • Wyoming | Concert June 26 at 7 p.m., followed by fireworks | Event details

MASON COUNTY

  • Ludington | Children and pet parade July 3 at 6 p.m.; grand parade July 4 at 2 p.m.; fireworks July 4 at dusk | Event details

MONTCALM COUNTY

MUSKEGON COUNTY

  • Lakewood Club | Parade June 30 at 1 p.m.; celebration follows at Village Park; fireworks June 30 at dusk | Event details
  • Montague/Whitehall (White Lake area) | Parade July 4 at 10 a.m.; fireworks July 4 at dusk | Event details
  • Muskegon | Fireworks July 4 at dusk | Event details
  • Twin Lake County Park | Fireworks July 4 at dusk

NEWAYGO COUNTY

OCEANA COUNTY

OTTAWA COUNTY

  • Allendale | All activities July 4. Parade at 10 a.m.; activities 12 p.m. – 8 p.m.; fireworks at 10 p.m. | Event details
  • Grand Haven | Fireworks July 4 at 9:45 p.m. | Event details
  • Holland | Activities July 4 at 1 p.m.; fireworks July 4 at dusk | Event details
  • Marne (Berlin Raceway) | Racing & fireworks July 7 (tickets required) | Event details

VAN BUREN COUNTY

Don’t see your Fourth of July event on the list? Send details including a link to the event page to ReportIt@woodtv.com for our consideration.

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