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Village of Antioch Independence Day Celebration

Antioch Annual Independence Day Celebration, "Going for the Gold" is on the normal traditional celebration day of Monday, July 4, 2016.  This single day, multiple activity event starts with the State Bank of the Lakes "Run for Freedom" at 8 a.m. and ends with the Annual Fireworks Show (sponsored by Antioch Township and the Village of Antioch) starting at 9:30 p.m. in downtown Antioch.  In between there is something for everyone, like sports tournaments, children's games, food and beverage vendors, a parade, and lots of music.

The 2016 Independence Day Parade will be on Monday, July 4.  Once the parade is over everyone is invited to Williams Park to enjoy the many activities.  We have many things going on at the park including the kid's fun fair, dunk tank, sports tournaments and vendors for food and drink.

For more information, please call the Parks Department at 847-395-2160

Schedule of Events
Time Event Forms/Links
8:00 AM State Bank of the Lakes "Run for Freedom" Race Registration
Route Map
10:30 AM The "Big Parade" begins at ACHS to Williams Park Route Map
Parade Application
12:00 PM Games, Children's Fun Fair, Food, Sports Tournaments, Entertainment at Williams Park, Dunk Tank, Bounce Houses Sports Tournament Info
12:30 PM Senior Activities at the Senior Center  
1:30 PM Hot Wing Eating Contest Contest Info
Contest Rules
2:30 PM Bingo  
3:00 PM The "Steve Kessler Band"  
3:30 PM Bags Tournament  
6:00 PM Dixie Dudes and the Lakes Area Community Band, Kids Candy Bingo  
9:30 PM Fireworks Show - sponsored by the Village of Antioch & Township of Antioch Route Map

 

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