Posted by Steve Lettau on Jun 29, 2017

By Erik S. Hanley and Jeff Rumage

On the Fourth of July, no matter where you are it's likely you'll hear fireworks going off.

If you want to see them as well and participate in other festivities in Ozaukee County, these are the celebrations each community is holding.


The roughly two-hour parade begins at 10 a.m. in downtown Cedarburg on Tuesday, July 4, followed by an all-day picnic and live music in Cedar Creek Park.

Fireworks at dusk.


Parade begins at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 1, at Grafton High School, 1950 Washington St., and continues west down Washington and then east on 17th Avenue to Centennial Park, 1370 17th Ave.

Fireworks at dusk July 1 at Centennial Park.

Port Washington

Parade begins at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 4, in downtown and Veterans Park, North Lake Street. Ice cream social, kids games and activities to follow.

Fireworks at dusk.


Parade begins at 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 4, with activities at Grady Park on North Park Street to follow.

Fireworks will be held at dusk at Peninsula Park, 301 E. Clay St.