About the Fireworks
HOW DOES THIS EVENT COMPARE WITH OTHERS IN CENTRAL ILLINOIS?
Over 175,000 people experience this event, making it the largest single day event in central Illinois.
It also ranks in the top 2% of fireworks displays in the country, and is easily the largest in Illinois.
WHERE CAN I HEAR THE SOUNDTRACK TO THE FIREWORKS?
WHO ACTUALLY SHOOTS THE FIREWORKS?
WHAT IF THERE IS BAD WEATHER?
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO GET INTO RED, WHITE AND BOOM?
HOW DO I GET TICKETS FOR THE CONCERTS?
Tickets will be available at a future date.
Will Parking Be An Issue?
What You Can Bring
CAN WE BRING BLANKETS AND CHAIRS?
DO WE NEED TO BRING FOOD AND DRINKS?
WHAT SHOULD I NOT BRING?
In the interest of flight safety and the safety of the thousands of spectators enjoying the riverfront festivities, law enforcement and the United States Air Force kindly ask that all individuals refrain from the use of drones and other unmanned aerial vehicles in the vicinity of and between the Murray Baker Bridge and the Bob Michel Bridge.