Many area communities set off fireworks for the 4th of July. This year with the holiday in the middle of the week, some are earlier, some later than the traditional 4th of July.
Following is a list of just some of the places to see fireworks displays on the nation’s birthday.
*Algonquin Lake: July 3 at dusk
*Payne Lake: July 3 at dusk, 10 p.m. with a July 7 rain date.
*Barlow Lake: July 7 at 10:15 p.m.
*Gun Lake: July 7 at 10 p.m.
*Lake Odessa, July 1 at dusk at the Lake Odessa Fairgrounds.
*Middleville: festivities all day Tuesday, July 3, fireworks at TK High School.
*Dorr: July 4th activities from June 30-July 4 with fireworks on July 4 at dusk.
*Hopkins: 4th of July Celebration on Wednesday, July 4 with fireworks at dusk.
*Thornapple Township: activities July 3, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., fireworks at dusk.
*Shelbyville: Fireworks over the lake on Briggs Road at dusk July 4.
*Ionia: 4th of July Celebration at the Ionia Free Fair Grounds on July 3; fireworks start at dusk.
*Caledonia: celebration on 100th Street; fireworks at dusk on June 30.
*Sandy Pines: activities during the day, fireworks at 10 p.m.