July 4th Celebration

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Fireworks Display 

Saturday, July 4, 2020

Once again, the City of Eau Claire is partnering with Festival Foods to fire up the Fourth of July Celebration. Be a part of this festive event! There's fun for the entire family all day including free admission to the Chippewa Valley Museum and Paul Bunyan Logging Camp, the Chippewa Valley Museum's Family Fun Fair with carnival games and snacks, the Chippewa Valley Railroad will be offering rides, sporting events, music, free kids inflatables & fireworks!  Some activities have a small cost associated with them. For details on times and location of events, see details below. 

For a full size, printable version of our Independence Day in Carson Park map, click the picture

4th of July Carson Park Map--070319

Schedule of Events

  • 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Free admission at both museums in Carson Park)
  • 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • 12:00 p.m - 7:00 p.m.
    • Fairfax Pool open - $4.50 admission or free with season pass.
  • 1:00 p.m. - ECWorld Exhibition Soccer- Free admission (Football Stadium) 
  • 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
    • Music!  WAXX Boom Box and M3 Entertainment (Pine Pavilion in Carson Park)
    • Festival Foods Fun Zone including food and inflatables!
    • Fairfax Maxx visiting from the pool.
    • Recreation Games and Booth
    • City Vehicle Display
    • Medical Station
  • 5:05 p.m.
  • 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • 10:00 p.m.
    • “Fireworks Extravaganza” sponsored by Festival Foods
      • Viewing area ideas:  Carson Park, Phoenix Park, Half Moon Lake
      • No personal fireworks or sparklers are allowed at any viewing areas to ensure the safety of all spectators.

Other Information

  • Parking available at:
    • Hobbs Ice Arena
    • Lakeshore School
    • Carson Park (until full, or at entrance closure times)
  • Parking is not permitted on grass, boulevards, trails or other areas as posted. 
  • Concessions are available at Carson Park Football, Baseball and Festival Event Areas.
  • Tune into WAXX 104.5 for Fireworks Music and Festival Information!

Festival Foods Fireworks Logo


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