4th of July Fireworks

City of Aurora 4th of July

Free Family Activities & Fireworks

Wednesday, July 4th, 6 to 10 p.m.

RiverEdge Park

360 N Broadway Avenue
Aurora, IL 60505

Great food along with an amazing view of the fireworks at Aurora's premier outdoor concert venue.

Bands Playing

  • 6:15 to 7:15 p.m. American Legion Band
  • 7:45 to 9:15 p.m. Fox Valley Orchestra - Set a World Record for Most People Head Banging Simultaneously, with 'Bohemian Rhapsody' performed LIVE at 9 p.m. More details on the Facebook event page

McCullough Park

Illinois Avenue and Lake Street
Aurora, IL 60505

Local food vendors with taste-tempting treats and free fun for all with inflatables and music that will make you want to get up and dance!

Entertainment: 7 p.m. to 9:15 p.m. Aurora's own Pawnshop Horns will play everything from Blues to Rock, Soul to Ska, R&B to Country.


At approximately, 9:35 p.m., The City of Lights will live up to its name with a pyrotechnic extravaganza illuminating the night sky with a rainbow of colors. Fireworks can be viewed from both locations and along the banks of the river.

Park Remotely & Ride our Shuttles for Free

The City of Aurora is offering free park and ride shuttle service from 5:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. providing round trip transportation to 10 convenient locations throughout the city. The shuttles will resume service after the fireworks display with the latest departure scheduled for 11 p.m.