Fireworks in Des Plaines on July 2

Daily Herald report
Updated 6/11/2021 12:58 PM

Des Plaines officials this week announced plans for a July 2 fireworks show to commemorate Independence Day.

The display will begin at dusk at Oakton Community College, 1600 E. Golf Road.


Public events had been put on hold in the city because of the COVID-19 pandemic, but gatherings in Illinois now are allowed as the crisis has eased.

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