Granite City celebrates Independence Day with a five-day festival that includes carnival rides, concerts, carriage rides and food. Fireworks display at 9:15 p.m. on July 4 at Coolidge Middle School grounds.
Godfrey offers a full evening of Fourth of July fun with vendors and concessions, inflatables for the kids, a bungee bounce and zip line, cow train and arts & crafts activities. There will also be a flag ceremony and a veterans recognition ceremony. ...
Grafton businesses offer food and drink specials, live entertainment and games for the kids until dusk. Grab a seat on one of the decks or on the riverbank for the fireworks, which start at dusk.
If you miss seeing fireworks along the riverside, Alton has you covered. The United States Air Force Band of Mid-America performs at 6 p.m., and the fireworks start at 9:15 p.m.
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