Independence Day

Alton Fireworks Spectacular

When: Mon., July 3, 5-10 p.m. 2017

If you want to see fireworks over the Mississippi River, Alton is the place to be this year. Before the fireworks begin enjoy live entertainment from the patriotic Air Force Band of the Midwest. The fireworks will begin with a bang at approximately 9:30 p.m. and last 30 minutes. Admission is free with open seating available on the lawn. Special VIP tickets are available and include a private concession area, restrooms and one VIP parking spot close to the amphitheater. The VIP tickets are $25 per person and may be purchased through or at the Alton Visitor Center (200 Piasa St., Alton, IL).

Price: free admission