Celebrate the 4th of July at Evanston’s Independence Day Celebration. The parade starts at 2 p.m. at Central Park Avenue and travels east on Central Street to Ryan Field. The day’s festivities culminate with lakefront fireworks at 9:15 p.m. at Dawes Park.
The 26th annual Evanston Ethnic Arts Festival will take place July 16-17, and the 39th annual Evanston Lakeshore Arts Festival is scheduled for August 6-7. The City of Evanston is still accepting names for a waiting list for both the Ethnic and Lakeshore festivals; please call 847.448.8260 for more information.
Get out and enjoy all that Evanston has to offer this summer!