Upcoming Events

  1. From Flame to Fluorescent Museum Exhibit

    Dec 13, 2016 - Jul 31, 2017
  2. Week of the Young Child

    Apr 21 - Apr 28
  3. Native Illinois Plant Sale

    Apr 29 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
  4. Go Fly a Kite

    May 6 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  5. pizza

    Downtown Wheaton Culinary Walking Tour

    May 10 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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independence day celebration

Use your imagination as you design your parade entry/float in conjunction with the all- American Fourth of July celebration! Whether it’s pulling up a blanket at Graf Park to watch the Wheaton fireworks or gathering with family along Main Street to watch the parade, Wheaton’s festivities are definitely a great reflection of the all-American tradition of Independence Day celebrations.

  • July 3rd, 2017 | 4:30-9P | Graf Park

    Food Vendors, Business Expo, Carnival Rides, DJ & Fireworks at dusk
    Parking Map (PDF)

  • July 4th, 2017 | 10A | Downtown Wheaton

    Parade in Downtown Wheaton
    Interested in participating in the parade?

    Sign Up

 

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Sponsorship Opportunities
Contact Nicole Kapala, nkapala@wheatonparks.org

Parade Entry Questions
Contact Sherry Krajelis, skrajelis@wheatonparks.org

Food Vendor Information
Contact Dan Novak, dnovak@wheatonparks.org

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