Now that travel restrictions have lessened, you may be itching for ways to get in some summer fun as Independence Day gets closer. And nothing says summer fun quite like a July 4th celebration with family, friends, and community!
That’s why Beck’s Auto Center, your friendly auto repair shop in Lafayette, IN, has prepared this list of Independence Day Celebrations within a short drive of Lafayette!
Stars and Stripes Celebration
Lafayette, IN – July 4th, 2021
Folks that live nearby Lafayette will enjoy the familiar Stars and Stripes Celebration in Riehle Plaza, downtown Lafayette. The Lafayette Citizens Band will perform a patriotic concert in the plaza for listeners, and the event will close with the usual, gorgeous firework display, set off to the west of downtown. Fireworks start around 10PM. Be sure to come and see the show!
BoCo 4th of July Committee Fireworks
Lebanon, IN – July 4, 2021
For those a little farther to the south, you won’t want to miss the Lebanon fireworks display. Sponsored by the BoCo 4th of July Committee, this event incorporates a fireworks display with coordinated patriotic music played from Lebanon’s very own Radio Mom! The fireworks will launch from the Lebanon Middle School. If you show up for this fun event, tune in to 91.1FM and turn your eyes in that direction at 10PM.
4th of July Parade & Fireworks Festival
Noblesville, IN – July 4, 2021
If you’re closer to the Noblesville area, or would like more of an event atmosphere, visit Forest Park 701 Cicero Rd, Noblesville, IN. This free event will have an overall carnival atmosphere with a mobile zipline, axe throwing trailer, flying trapeze, inflatables, trackless train, and a kid’s area. For adults, there will be a beer garden and games. The annual Stars & Stripes Forever Fourth of July Parade starts at 4:30pm and the band Hairbangers Ball will go on stage at 7:30pm to 9:30pm. The finale to the event will be a fireworks display at 10pm.
Independence Day Celebration
Rockville Lake Park – June 25 to June 26
For folks who’d like to pack up the kids, a tent, and some BBQ fare, you may be interested in the celebration at Rockville Lake Park at 828 Marshall Rd, Rockville, IN. You can either camp at the park Friday night and enjoy Saturday’s festivities, or you can come down on Saturday and take in the day’s entertainments. This all-around Independence Day bash will feature an inflatable playground, beach fun, food vendors, DJ and live music, and to top it all off is our fireworks display at dusk.
Get Ready for Your Trip
Wherever you decide to go for your Independence Day festivities, make sure your car is up for the trip. Even if you only drive an hour away, the celebration will be over quickly if you end up on the side of the road, broken down.
Things to consider would be:
Remembering the basics before you leave can prevent a world of misery and frustration later!
Your Trusty Auto Repair Shop in Lafayette, IN
Don’t forget to contact the friendly folks at Beck’s Auto Center at (765) 447-9459 before you take off on your summer holiday. You don’t want to end up with no AC, a flat tire, or engine brake down while you’re trying to celebrate with family. Your trusted auto repair shop in Lafayette, IN is here to keep you on the road this holiday season!