Friday, July 3rd
It’s that time of year again! Join your friends and neighbors for the fireworks display at Eisenhower High School. The fireworks will begin at dusk. Gates open at 7 pm. Free admittance. There will be a $5.00 donation for parking at the Eisenhower lot. Note – Sacramento will be closed to traffic after 8 pm. Bring the whole family. Sit in the stands or bring a blanket and sit on the lawn.
Saturday, July 4th
Mayor Vargas and the City of Blue Island are hosting a breakfast to celebrate our military this Saturday, July 4th. Both active and retired members are invited. The breakfast will be at the City Hall East Annex (2434 Vermont St) at 9 am. De Mar’s Restaurant (12941 S Western Ave) has graciously offered to donate all of the food for this event.
The People’s Parade
Back by popular demand! The People’s parade will kick off at 10:30 am at Memorial Park on Saturday, July 4th! You can start walking up to Memorial Park at 10:00. The parade will go through the beautiful streets of Blue Island and then back to the Park. Bring your family, friends, pets, bicycles and wagons and be a part of the parade. So join the Peoples Parade, Saturday, July 4th at 10:30!