Where to Celebrate the 4th of July

Parades, fireworks, concerts and festivals – whatever type of patriotic celebration you prefer, Hamilton County has you covered. Check out all of the local ways you can celebrate our fine country this Fourth of July!

Fishers Freedom Festival

Date: Saturday, June 24 and Sunday, 25
Time: Visit website for complete line up
Location: Roy Holland Park, Fishers
Cost: Free admission
The Fishers Freedom Festival offers multiple activities, events and food for all ages, including arts & crafts, food & business vendors, live music, 5K event, children’s tent, parades, street dance, fireworks and much more. Click here for the complete guide.

Lights Over Morse Lake

Date: Saturday, July 1 through Tuesday, July 4
Time: See website for event schedule
Location: Community Park, Morse Lake and various locations, Cicero
Cost: Free
Lights Over Morse Lake is a four-day festival that has something for the whole family, including a petting zoo, live music, kids carnival, a zip line and fireworks!

CarmelFest 2017

Date: Monday, July 3 and Tuesday, July 4
Time: 4-10:30 p.m., Friday; noon-10:30 p.m., Saturday
Location: Carmel Civic Square
Cost: Free admission
CarmelFest has something for everyone, including a talent competition, a KidZone with rides and games, live music, a Freedom Run, 4th of July Parade and, of course, fireworks! Get the complete schedule here.

Glorious Fourth at Conner Prairie

Date: Tuesday, July 4
Time: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Location: Conner Prairie, Fishers
Cost: $15/adult, $14/senior, $10/youth (ages 2-12); free for members and youth under 2
Celebrate the Fourth of July with festivities, games, songs, and patriotic presentations in 1836 Prairietown, including militia drills, fiddle playing and a reading of the Declaration of Indepence. Click here for a complete schedule of events.

Westfield Rocks the Fourth

Date: Tuesday, July 4
Time: 4 p.m.-10:30 p.m.
Location: Grand Park, Westfield
Cost: Free
Westfield Rocks the 4th is the City of Westfield’s largest event. A celebration of America’s Independence Day, WR4 is a free festival with something for people of all ages. This festival features entertainment, food, and fun activities for the entire family to enjoy. Find an event map and list of events here.

Noblesville Fourth of July Festival

Date: Tuesday, July 4
Time: 4:30-10 p.m.
Location: Grounds of Noblesville High School
Cost: Free
This free festival kicks off with a patriotic parade at 4:30 p.m., followed by an evening of games and activities. Food vendors will be on hand. Attendees can also pack a picnic dinner. The evening culminates in a fireworks display beginning at 10 p.m.

Geist Blast on the Bridge

Date: Tuesday, July 4
Time: 6-10 p.m.
Location: Geist Reservoir (near the marina)
Cost: Free
One of the biggest Geist community events of the year, this event draws thousands of people. Enjoy a boat parade, KidsZone, food vendors and fireworks!

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