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Fourth of July Celebration at Hanson Field
July 1, 2013
MACOMB, IL – This Independence Day (Thursday, July 4), Western Illinois University's Hanson Field will once again be the venue for Macomb's annual evening Fourth of July Celebration, including a fireworks display. Gates open for the annual event at 6 p.m.; fireworks will begin at dusk (approximately 9 p.m.).
According to the City of Macomb's website, entertainment prior to the Fireworks will include:
- 6:30-7:30 p.m. — Jayme Larson's Dance Academy, Suzie Q's
- 7-7:45 p.m. — Illinois Air National Guard Band with the Presentation of "The Colors" by the Macomb American Legion & V.F.W. Post #1921 at 7:45 p.m.
- 8 p.m. — The Macomb Municipal Band, which will provide entertainment until the Fireworks Display starts at dusk
For more information, contact the City of Macomb at (309) 833-2558.
Posted By: WIU News, University Relations
Phone: (309) 298-1993 * Fax: (309) 298-1606