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Fourth of July Weekend Events 2014 Metro Detroit Michigan

Posted by Glen LaGrou July 3, 2014 Events, Local Activities

Oakland County and Metro Detroit, Michigan Fourth of July weekend events, fireworks shows, Independence Day parades, and things to do July 3, July 4, July 5, and July 6, 2014.

You can also visit separate fireworks pages for fireworks shows in Macomb County, Oakland County, Wayne County or SE Michigan / Metro Detroit.

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OAKLAND COUNTY AND METRO DETROIT MICHIGAN FOURTH OF JULY WEEKEND EVENTS

altWednesday, July 2, 2014 through Saturday, July 5, 2014 from 6p-10p
Dearborn Michigan Fourth of July Weekend Event: Salute to America Fireworks
Greenfield Village in Dearborn (20900 Oakwood Blvd., Dearborn, MI 48124, 313.271.1620)
The party offers music Americana, 19th-century lawn games, picnics and favorite eats from The Henry Ford’s award-winning chefs. Concert concludes with Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture featuring the historic cannon of Loomis Battery. Amazing fireworks display accompanied by live patriotic music to immediately follow. Tickets to Salute to America are available online, through The Henry Ford Call Center (open 7 days a week, 9am – 5pm) 313-982-6001 and at all admissions counters.

Thursday, July 3, 2014 at Dusk
Birmingham Michigan Fourth of July Weekend Event: Birmingham Fireworks
Lincoln Hills Golf Course (2666 W. 14 Mile Road, Birmingham, MI)
The annual Birmingham fireworks display will be held at the Lincoln Hills Golf Course. You may enter through the gates at the corner of Lincoln and Cranbrook. The gates will open at 7 P.M. and the fireworks will begin at dusk, approximately 10:00PM. Parking is available at Seaholm High School across the street from the golf course. Bring your picnic baskets, chairs and blankets for your comfort. Remember that no alcoholic beverages or sparklers are permitted. Come and enjoy this free family event. The rain date for the Birmingham fireworks is Saturday, July 5.

fireworksThursday, July 3, 2014 at 10p
Keego Harbor / Sylvan Lake Michigan Fourth of July Weekend Event: Oakland County Boat Club Fireworks at Sylvan Lake
Sylvan Lake
The Sylvan Lake Oakland County Boat Club Fireworks event begins at 6p with live bands and pre Independence Day fun. The fireworks start after 10p. The fireworks will be shot from a barge in the middle of the lake again this year. That means you will again be able to use the Community Center parking lot and park for viewing. Community Center Fireworks parking will be available this year for $15 in advance or $20 the day of the fireworks. The parking lot will open at 7:00 p.m. and you must have a parking permit to enter the parking lot, including dock space holders. You may (should) purchase your parking permit at City Hall now to make sure you have a spot.

Thursday, July 3, 2014 at Dusk
Wolverine Lake Michigan Fourth of July Weekend Event: Tiki Night and Fireworks Show
Wolverine Lake
Join the Wolverine Lake tradition at Tiki Night. Wolverine Lake is located near (425 Glengary, Wolverine Lake, MI 48390).

altThursday, July 3, 2014 at dusk
Dexter Michigan Fourth of July Weekend Event: Fireworks at Hudson Mills Metropark Fireworks
Hudson Mills Metropark (8801 N. Territorial Road, Dexter, MI 48130)
Annual fireworks display. Plan to arrive early for these popular fireworks events. $10 special event daily vehicle permit required after 5 pm; free admission with annual permit. Call 734-426-8211 for more info or visit www.metroparks.com.

Friday, July 4, 2014
Clawson Michigan Fourth of July Event(s): Clawson Independence Day Parade, carnival and fireworks
Clawson City Park (West Elmwood, West of Main Street, Clawson, MI)
Independence Day Parade at 9a, carnival midway runs from 10a-10p, fireworks close the evening. Schedule of events.

paradeFriday, July 4, 2014 at 10a
Northville Michigan Fourth of July Event: Independence Day Parade
Downtown Northville MI
The Parade route begins at the corner of Griswold and Main St. in Northville and continues down Main to Rogers to Cady to Wing to Fairbrook St. and ends at Fairbrook and Center St. The Northville Independence Day Parade is sure to be a hit once again as floats, characters, bands, classic and vintage cars, veterans, fire trucks, bikes, and even animals make their way through the streets of Northville.

altFriday, July 4, 2014 at 10a
Clarkston Michigan Fourth of July Event: Clarkston Independence Day Parade, Independence Fest and Fireworks!
Downtown Clarkston MI and Clintonwood Park
As part of Independence Fest, the parade will start at St. Daniel’s Church in Downtown Clarkston. Other events include a carnival midway from 11a-10p and fireworks at 10p.

Friday, July 4, 2014 from 1p-3p
Northville Michigan Fourth of July Event: Fishing Derby
Maybury State Park (20145 Beck Road, Northville, MI 48167)
Grab up your tackle box and pole and join the Explorer Guide for this annual catch and release fishing derby. Prizes will be awarded for the largest fish and the most caught. Event is open to participants of all ages, and no fishing license is required for those 17 and under. Meet at the fishing pier – use the Beck Road entrance. For additional information, please call Maybury State Park 248 349-8390. This program is free.

Friday, July 4, 2014 at 10a through Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 1p
Leonard Michigan Fourth of July Weekend Event: Camping Freedom Fireworks Weekend – Addison Oaks
Addison Oaks Park (1480 West Romeo Road, Leonard, Michigan 48367)
Happy Birthday America! Celebrate our independence with fantastic fireworks on July 4; a patriotic bike parade, magic show, pony rides, face painting, team games, bingo, tie-dying, hayrides, DJ dance and a band. Please note that most activities take place on Saturday; specific schedules are posted at the campground, or call the park directly for details. See related posts below for more Oakland County Parks events happening this month or visit www.DestinationOakland.com.

Friday, July 4, 2014 at 10a through Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 1p
Holly Michigan Fourth of July Weekend Event: Freedom Fireworks Weekend – Groveland Oaks
Groveland Oaks County Park (14555 Dixie Highway, Holly, Michigan)
Happy Birthday America! Celebrate with fabulous fireworks on July 5; patriotic art, bike parade, tie-dying, magic show, puppet show, inflatable bouncers, bingo, pony rides, sport games, DJ dance and a variety band. Please note that most activities take place on Saturday; specific schedules are posted at the campground, or call the park directly for details. See related posts below for more Oakland County Parks events happening this month or visit www.DestinationOakland.com.

summer carnivalFriday, July 4, 2014 through Sunday, July 13, 2014
Davisburg Michian Fourth of July Weekend Event: Oakland County Fair 2014
Springfield Oaks County Park (12451 Andersonville Road, Davisburg, MI)
Enjoy 4th of July fireworks at dusk on July 4, a carnival midway, concerts, monster trucks, exhibits and more at the annual Oakland County Fair. For more info, visit www.oakfair.org.

Friday, July 4, 2014 at 7p
Northville Michigan Fourth of July Weekend Event: Free Summer Concert
Downtown Northville, MI
Enjoy free summer concerts at the Town Square this summer! For more information on the series please contact Northville Parts & Recreation at 248-349-0203. This Friday’s concert is – Bugs Bedow Band (Rythym & Blues).

altFriday, July 4, 2014 at Dusk
Lake Orion Michigan Fourth of July Weekend Event: Lake Orion Fireworks 2014
Lake Orion MI
The 2014 Lake Orion Fireworks show will take place on the 4th of July. The rain date is scheduled for July 5, 2014.

Friday, July 4, 2014 at 9:30p
Leonard MI Fourth of July Weekend Event: Addison Oaks Fireworks
Addison Oaks Campground (1480 West Romeo Road, Leonard, Michigan 48367)
Families and friends are invited to celebrate the Fourth of July with a Spectacular Fireworks show. The whole weekend offers great entertainment and activities for all ages. Fireworks start shortly after dusk. Park entry is $10/vehicle after 5 p.m. or free with Oakland County Parks and Recreation Annual Vehicle Permit.

fireworksFriday, July 4, 2014 at Dusk
Holly Michigan Fourth of July Weekend Event: Holly Independence Day Fireworks
Lakeside Memorial Park (315 S. Broad St, Holly, MI, 48442)
The Village of Holly will be having their fireworks show at 10p at Lakeside Memorial Park.

Friday, July 4, 2014 at 10p
Huntington Woods Michigan Fourth of July Weekend Event: Rackham Golf Course Fireworks
Rackham Golf Course (10100 W. 10 Mile Road, Huntington Woods, Michigan 48070)
Rackham Golf Course hosts 4th of July fireworks at 10p. Parking is $10. Concessions are available for purchase.

Friday, July 4, 2014 (after the final race)
Hazel Park Michigan Fourth of July Weekend Event: Hazel Park Raceway Fireworks
Hazel Park Raceway (1650 E. 10 Mile Rd)
Hazel Park Raceway hosts fireworks after the final race of the evening. Contact 248.398.1000 for times. The rain-date will be Saturday if July 4 is rained out.

DetroitTigersComericaParkFriday, July 4, 2014 after Detroit Tigers Baseball
Detroit Michigan Fourth of July Weekend Event: Comerica Park Fireworks
Comerica Park (2100 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, MI 48201)
Enjoy fireworks after the Detroit Tigers game at Comerica Park. Detroit Tigers ticket holders can enjoy the fireworks show after select home games.

Saturday, July 5, 2014 from 9a-noon
Metro Detroit Weekend Event: Home Depot Free Kids Workshop
Metro Detroit, Michigan Home Depot Stores
Build. Learn. Create. Kids workshops are FREE How-to workshops designed toward kids ages 5-12. The hands on sessions are offered on the first Saturday of each month between 9am and noon at all Home Depot locations.

Saturday, July 5 and Sunday, July 6, 2014 from noon-5p
Auburn Hills Michigan Weekend Event: Bass Pro Shops Free Summer Camp
Bass Pro Shops at Great Lakes Crossing
Bass Pro Shops offers free summer camp workshops, crafts and nature activities for kids at their Great Lakes Crossing Auburn Hills, MI location. Kids can enjoy free summer camp daily activities and free educational workshops with a summer camp theme! These events run on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays through July 13.

Saturday, July 5, 2014 from 5p-7:30p
Troy Michigan Weekend Event: Family Nights at the Aquatic Center
Troy Aquatic Center
Every Saturday all summer long, families will be admitted into the Troy Family Aquatic Center from 5-7:30pm for only $10 (up to 4 family members) for residents and non-resident families are $14.

MovieVillage4Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 6p
Clawson Michigan Fourth of July Weekend Event: Cinema in the Street
Downtown Clawson (14 Mile Rd & Tacoma St)
Free outdoor movie starts at 6p with family fun and games. The movie (Goonies) starts at dusk on the giant outdoor screen!

Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 9:30p
Holly Michigan Fourth of July Weekend Event: Groveland Oaks Fireworks
Groveland Oaks Campground (14555 Dixie Highway, Holly, Michigan 48442)
Families and friends are invited to celebrate the Fourth of July with a Spectacular Fireworks Display. The whole weekend offers great entertainment and activities for all ages. Fireworks start shortly after dusk. Park entry is $10/vehicle after 5 p.m. or free with Oakland County Parks and Recreation Annual Vehicle Permit.

FireworksSaturday, July 5, 2014 at 10p
Waterford Township Michigan Fourth of July Event: Maceday Lake Fireworks / Lotus Lake Fireworks / Big Bang Fireworks
Maceday Lake & Lotus Lake in Waterford Twp
Residents around Maceday Lake and Lotus Lake in Waterford Twp can watch fireworks at dusk!

This page is intended to be used as a guide. Oakland County Moms does not endorse these events. Oakland County Moms is not responsible for changes to event descriptions, event times or details being altered without notice or cancellations.

See our Events / Activities tab for more events, activities and things to do in Oakland County and Metro Detroit, Michigan.

List researched and compiled by Glen LaGrou, co-owner of OaklandCountyMoms.com.

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