A five day celebration festival is capped with one of the largest fireworks display in central Illinois. This event features a large carnival, food vendors, entertainment,fireworks, and a parade.
4th of July Schedule of Events
Streator Fourth of July Schedule
July 6 to 9th, 2017
Saturday, July 1
Run for Glory, Streator City Park, 8 a.m.
Sunday, July 2
2nd Annual Decorated Shoe Box or Bike / Stroller Parade, Streator City Park, 12 p.m.
Line up starts at 11:30 a.m.
The parade is open to children age 12 and younger, accompanied by an adult, who decorate a shoe box or a bicycle or stroller in Independence Day decor. Participants must be able to pull the decorated shoe box with rope or a string.
Ages 12 and under. Must be accompanied by an adult.
Entry forms for the parade are available and may be dropped off at Grant Street Grocery, 402 W. Grant St., Streator.
Chicken & Waffle Lunchbox available.
Tuesday, July 4
Thursday, July 6
â€‹Crowning of Miss Sparkler and Mr. Firecracker, Time and Location to be determined.
Carnival, Northpoint Plaza, 5 to 10 p.m. http://dandjamusements.com
Food, Vendors, Beer Garden open at 5 p.m. until close at Northpoint
â€‹Music on the stage, Northpoint
Friday, July 7
Kids Corner, Northpoint Plaza, 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Activities available - Bounce Houses, Firetruck, Train, Airbrush tattoos, sand art key chains, and more.
Activities provided by - Streator Onized Credit Union, Streator YMCA, OSF, Streator Community Center, Illinois Valley Community Hospital, Streator Fire Department, Joe Richard, Streator Substance Abuse Coalition, Girl Scouts, Central Church of Christ, AMT, Holy Trinity Pre-School, Red Cross, and Results Physical Therapy.
Event is free
Carnival, Northpoint Plaza, 3 to 11 p.m., http://dandjamusements.com
Discount available from 3 to 6 p.m.
â€‹â€‹Food, Vendors, and Beer Garden open at 5 p.m. until close at Northpoint
Dream Machines Car Club Free Cruise-In Northpoint Plaza Parking lot, 6 p.m.
Music on the stage, Northpoint
Libido Funk Circus, 9 p.m.
Saturday, July 8
â€‹â€‹Food, Vendors, and Beer Garden open from noon until close at Northpoint
4 on 4 Coed Volleyball Tournament, Northpoint Plaza Field
Round Robin format. Teams of 4 (at least 2 must be female). Entry $100 per team. Cash prizes will be based on the number of entries. All proceeds will benefit Streator High School Volleyball. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Carnival, Northpoint Plaza, 1 to 11 p.m., http://dandjamusements.com
Rods and Reels Car Show, Northpoint Plaza Parking lot by McGraths, 12 p.m.
No cost to enter car show. 1 trophy available. Register at McGraths.
Fireworks, SHS Field at dusk
â€‹Music on the stage, Northpoint
Sunday, July 9
â€‹â€‹Food, Vendors, and Beer Garden open from noon until 7 p.m. at Northpoint
Bags Tournament, Northpoint Plaza Field
Parade, Downtown Streator, 1 p.m.
(Route: Illinois St, down Main to Park, ending at Kent)
Carnival, Northpoint Plaza, 1 to 7 p.m., http://dandjamusements.com
Auto Lotto and 50/50 tickets drawn at Northpoint at 6 p.m.
2nd Annual Streator Emergency Vehicle Show
Antique Police and Fire Department Vehicles along with area Police and Fire Department Vehicles will be on display. Live demonstrations of firefighting, search and rescue, and police operations will occur through out the day.
To register for the show please print and fill out the registration form -https://www.facebook.com/events/1094658747243353/ , and for any questions please call 815-674-7047
Parade 1:00 PM
Vehicle Show 2:00 PM
For more information please go to www.streators4th.org or check out Facebook