Get ready for a festive Fourth
Friday, July 4: Festivities start at 2 p.m. at Echo Lake Park, including bag toss tournament at 3 p.m., live music from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. and food and beverages. Fireworks at dusk over the Chocolate Fest grounds on Maryland Avenue.
Friday, July 4: Pancake breakfast at 7 a.m. at the fire station, Carp-O-Rama children's fishing event at 8 a.m. at Lake Comus, canoe/kayak regatta starts at 10 a.m. on Lake Comus, parade at 3 p.m. on Walworth Street to Main Street to Wisconsin, ending near Phoenix Park. Celebration of Freedom at Phoenix Park Bandshell starting at 4 p.m. Cold Sweat and the Brew City Horns play from 5 p.m. to dark at the bandshell. Fireworks at dusk at Veterans Memorial Park.
Lake Lawn Resort, Delavan
Friday, July 4: All-American Cookout from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. featuring food and children's activities, including miniature golf and outdoor games
Saturday, July 5: Live music and food offered lakeside from 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.; view town of Delavan fireworks along lakeshore at dusk
Sunday, July 6: Live music starts at 11 a.m., food offered lakeside from noon to 4 p.m.
Town of Delavan
Saturday, July 5: Festivities start at noon at Community Park along Delavan Lake. Music, crafts, bingo, children's games, volleyball, food and fireworks
East Troy Lions Club annual celebration with carnival, beer tent, live bands and more in the 3000 block of Graydon Avenue
Thursday, July 3: Carnival and beer tent open at 5 p.m., Boogie Men perform at 8:30 p.m.
Friday, July 4: Beer tent opens at noon, carnival opens at 1 p.m., Rebel Grace performs at 8:30 p.m.
Saturday, July 5: Softball tournament starts at 8 a.m., truck and tractor pulls start at 9 a.m., carnival and beer tent open at noon, The Toys perform at 8:30 p.m., fireworks at 9:45 p.m.
Sunday, July 6: Car show starts at 9 a.m., parade starts at 1 p.m., beer tent opens at noon, carnival opens at 1 p.m., raffle at 6 p.m. EastTroyLions.org
Friday, July 4: Star-Spangled Celebration begins at 5 p.m. in Sunset Park. Concert by Holton Band, food and snacks, fireworks at dusk.
Friday, July 4: Fireworks at dusk at the lakefront
The Abbey, Fontana
Friday, July 4: Family activities on the Harbor Lawn from noon to 8 p.m.
Geneva National Golf Club, Lake Geneva
Friday, July 4: Outdoor barbecue dinner, children's activities and live music begin at 5 p.m. outside the clubhouse. Fireworks at dusk.
Grand Geneva, Lake Geneva
Friday, July 4: Festivities run from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m., including carnival midway, lawn games, face painting, magician, inflatable obstacle course for children, Grand Picnic and more. Fireworks at dusk (attendees asked to donate two nonperishable food items)
Saturday, July 5: Lauderdale Aqua Skiers perform at 6 p.m. in Don Jean Bay, fireworks at dusk in Don Jean Bay.
Old World Wisconsin
Friday, July 4, through Sunday, July 6: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Old World Fourth of July features games, patriotic activities, ice cream making, pie eating contest and more. OldWorldWisconsin.org
Thursday, July 3: Beer garden and karaoke start at 7 p.m. in Goodland Memorial Park
Friday, July 4: Big Wheel races for children at 9 a.m. downtown. Parade starts at 11 a.m. downtown and ends near Goodland Memorial Park. After the parade, entertainment, food, beer garden, bag toss tournament and other activities in the park. Fireworks at dusk.
Calvary Community Church, Williams Bay
7 p.m. Saturday, June 28; 4 p.m. Sunday, June 29; 7 p.m. Monday, June 30: A Patriotic Celebration featuring the Calvary Choir and Brass with guest artists Tim Zimmerman and the King's Brass and a tribute to veterans and prisoners of war. Free. CalvaryCommunity.net
Cravath Lakefront Park
Thursday, July 3: Festival opens at 5 p.m. with midway, beer tent and food. Miss Whitewater pageant at 5 p.m. Live music starts at 8 p.m.
Friday, July 4: Car show opens at 8 a.m. (runs through 3 p.m.) Whippet City Mile Run starts at about 9:50 a.m. Festival opens at 10 a.m. with midway, beer tent and food. Parade starts at 10 a.m. at Lincoln school on Prince Street to Main Street to Whitewater Street and ending at Fremont Street. Minneiska Ski Show on Cravath Lake at noon. Live music starts at 2 p.m. and runs through 11:45 p.m. Fireworks at 10 p.m.
Saturday, July 5: Festival opens at noon with midway, beer tent and food. Minneiska Ski Show on Cravath Lake at noon. Petting zoo from noon to 4 p.m. Pedal tractor pulls at 2 p.m. Milwaukee Brewers racing sausages appearance from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Live music starts at 4 p.m. Whitewater Classic Drum Corps International event at 7 p.m. at Perkins Stadium. Fireworks at 10 p.m. ww4th.com