Wondering what’s going on with Fourth of July fireworks celebrations in the Rockford area this year? We have a list of what’s scheduled, canceled, and still pending for this year. Check out our list of the 2020 Fourth of July fireworks shows in the Rockford area and have a safe and happy 4th of July!
If you’d like to buy some fireworks for a celebration of your own, check out these fireworks stores in Wisconsin.
Illinois does not allow handheld fireworks, bottle rockets, firecrackers, etc. They do allow sparklers, glow worms, smoke devices, and trick noisemakers. Wisconsin allows you to buy all types of fireworks, but you need a permit to shoot them off. Have fun and be safe!
Phantom of Beloit
2917 Milwaukee Road Beloit, WI
Hours: Open daily from 9 am – 10 pm
105 Dearborn Beloit, WI
Hours: Open Monday – Friday from 8 am – 5 pm
Saturday and Sunday from 11 am – 7 pm
1655 Gardner (Hwy 75), South Beloit, IL
Hours: June 12 – July 4 from 11 am – 7 pm
Scheduled Fourth of July Fireworks in the Rockford Area
These Rockford area fireworks shows are still scheduled. If the event changes, we will update this article.
Poplar Grove Fireworks
200 N. Hill St., Poplar Grove, IL
When: Saturday, June 13 at dusk
Poplar Grove will be holding a 15 minute firework show on Saturday, June 13th.
Davis Junction Fireworks
101 Lincoln Avenue, Davis Junction, IL
When: Friday, July 3 at dusk
Davis Junction will be holding a fireworks show at the Community Park (101 Lincoln Ave., Davis Junction, IL) on July 3rd. They will not be shooting ground fireworks so that the show can be seen from a distance. They ask that you keep social distance if viewing from the park.
Red, White and Boom Fireworks at Rockford Speedway
9572 Forest Hills Rd., Loves Park, IL
When: July 4, 2020 from 7 pm – 10:30 pm
Rockford Speedway offers car racing and a fireworks show at dusk. You can see this fireworks show from various locations around the Speedway including Wentland Park.
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/487646528597268/
Fireworks at Rockford Rivets Stadium
4503 Interstate Blvd., Loves Park, IL
When: July 4th at 7 pm
Show starts at 9:30 pm
Cost: $12 per person in the stadium
$25 per car in the parking lot
The Rockford Rivets will be hosting a fireworks show in their stadium on July 4th. Seating is first come first serve and a full drink and food menu will be available.
When: July 5, 2020 Time TBA
A Shirland fireworks display is in the works. Organizers are asking for donations. More information here.
Scheduled Fourth of July Fireworks in Nearby Cities (Less than 2 hours away from Rockford)
These Fourth of July celebrations are a two hour or less drive from Rockford, Illinois.
Independence Celebration, Food Trucks and Music at Delavan Community Park
1220 S. Shore Dr., Delavan, WI
When: June 27, 2020 from 4 pm – 11 pm
Cost: Free admission
Bring your chairs and blankets to Delavan Community Park in Delavan, Wisconsin for food trucks, live music, and fireworks at dusk. Live music and food trucks start at 4 pm.
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2004403809692316/
Still Pending Fourth of July Fireworks Celebrations in the Rockford Area
We have been unable to find information about these previously scheduled fireworks celebrations. We will update as new information is released.
Fireworks at Beloit Snappers Game at Pohlman Field
2301 Skyline Dr., Beloit, WI
Davis Junction Fireworks and Movies in the Park at Community Park
101 Lincoln Ave., Davis Junction, IL
An Edgewater 4th of July at Oxford Park
2420 Oxford, Rockford, IL
Rockford Country Club Fireworks
2500 Oxford, Rockford, IL
Canceled Fourth of July Fireworks Celebrations in the Rockford Area
These firework shows have been canceled for the Rockford area.
City of Rockford Fireworks show
City of Beloit Fireworks show and Pops on the Rock concert.
Durand Fourth of July fireworks and Festival
Janesville Festival Food fireworks (Rescheduled to September 6, 2020)
Belvidere Heritage Days and fireworks
Freeport Light the Night Freedom Fest
City of Rochelle fireworks
Kirkland Fourth of July Celebration at Franklin Township Park
Byron Dragway Fireworks
Cherry Valley Fireworks