Fireworks & Family Fest
The Wilmette Park District's Independence Day activities begin in Gillson Park at 4 p.m. Entertainment, sports, games, music, face painting and your favorite foods are featured.
A patriotic music concert, by the Palatine Concert Band, begins at 7:15 p.m. in the Wallace Bowl. A sneak preview of this summer's Starlight Theatre musical, Seussical, is also scheduled.
The Fireworks begin at 9:30 p.m.