Official website for the City of Aurora, Illinois. Mayor Tom Weisner

Saturday, July 4, 2015

9:15a.m. - Pre-Parade Ceremony
Outside Paramount Theatre

10:00a.m. - Fourth of July Parade
In partnership with Roosevelt-Aurora American Legion Post #84
The parade route may be viewed here.

shuttle info

The City of Aurora is offering free park and ride shuttle service from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. providing roundtrip transportation to 13 convenient locations throughout the city. The shuttles will resume service after the fireworks display with the latest departure scheduled for 11 p.m.

Shuttle Schedule PDF link

Shuttle Map PDF link

free family activities and fireworks 5-10pm

RiverEdge Park - 360 N. Broadway Ave.

Refreshments and a great view of the fireworks at Aurora's premier outdoor concert venue.
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. TBD
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. TBD

McCullough Park - Illinois Ave. & Lake St.

Local food vendors with taste tempting treats, FREE FUN for the kids with exciting inflatables and creative face painting.
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. TBD
7:15 p.m. - 9:15 p.m.TBD

Fireworks Celebration: July 3, 2015

At approximately, 9:30 p.m., The City of Lights will live up to its name with a pyrotechnic extravaganza that is bigger and better than ever! The banks of the Fox River will be illuminated by a rainbow of colors amidst the night sky! Fireworks can be viewed from both locations.