I completely missed Rockford's fireworks show last night and it was 100% on purpose. Although, I did hear my neighbor's driveway spectacular. Thankfully, Freeport is hosting their Independence Day celebration this weekend.

  • Cost: Free admission
  • What: Light The Night Freedom Fest
  • Where: Stephenson County Fairgrounds, Freeport
  • Why: Carnival and local food vendors, inflatables, carnival games, dance performances and live music, and fireworks at dusk.

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