2024 Door County July Fourth Events

Independence Day brings entertainment, fireworks and fun to communities throughout the peninsula. Here’s your guide to the key times and events for July Fourth in Door County. For a complete listing of live music and events see our calendar here>>

July 4 Parades 

10 am: Baileys Harbor
1:30 pm: Egg Harbor

Fireworks Displays

July 3

Maplewood (at the Forestville Town Hill)
Fish Creek: Fish Creek
Egg Harbor 

July 4

Sturgeon Bay
Baileys Harbor 
Gills Rock
Washington Island

Photo by Len Villano.


July 3, Egg Harbor

4 pm: Food and refreshments, provided by Egg Harbor Men’s Club
5 pm: Live music by Modern Day Drifters 
Dusk: Fireworks display at Harbor View Park. Egg Harbor beach open for viewing

July 4, Baileys Harbor 

7:30 – 10 am: Baileys Harbor Fire Department Pancake Breakfast, 2404 Park Road
10 am: Independence Day parade 
10 am – 2 pm: Strawberry Fest, Town Hall Auditorium
11 am: Live Music by Glas Hamr at Kendall Park
9 am – 4 pm: Crafts, food and music at Kendall Park
1 pm: Live music by Chris Rugowski at Door County Brewing Company
Dusk: Fireworks at Anclam Park

July 4, Egg Harbor 

11 am: Food and refreshments, provided by Mezzanine
1:30 pm: Independence Day Parade

July 4, Fish Creek

8 am: Hairpin Run. Register for the 5k at

The 2022 Hairpin Run. Photo by Rachel Lukas.

July 4, Gills Rock

5 pm: Live music and food
6 pm: Live music by David Sherman with Lindenberg, Lewis and Taylor Trio
7:30 pm: Boat parade at the Gills Rock Marina
Dusk: Fireworks at Mariners Park

July 4, Sturgeon Bay

5 pm: Food and beverages, and live music by Cathy Grier and The Troublemakers at Sunset Park
Dusk: Fireworks at Sunset Park

July 4, Washington Island

7 – 10 am: Fire Department Pancake Breakfast at the firehouse 
7:30 pm: Parade on Main Road
Dusk: Fireworks at the baseball field

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