City of Sheboygan Independence Day


When it comes to Independence Day, Sheboygan doesn’t mess around. Beginning on July 3rd through the 4th, there is never a dull moment, from beach volleyball and cardboard boats to live music and food!


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4th of July Celebration Schedule
Monday, July 3

Venetian Boat Parade
Dusk, Sheboygan Riverfront
Sponsored by the Sheboygan Yacht Club

South Pier Carnival
Noon – 11 pm

Live Music on South Pier
3:00 – 6:00 pm, Item Nine
7:00 – 11:00 pm, Beer Belly Idols

Tuesday, July 4

Coulis Cardiology Freedom Run
7:30 am start at the Sheboygan YMCA
CLICK HERE to register

King of the Beach Volleyball Tournament
8 am, Sheboygan North Beach
CLICK HERE to register

Independence Day Parade
9 am, N 8th Street to Michigan Ave to Broughton Drive
Sponsored by Wisconsin Bank & Trust

South Pier Carnival
Noon – 11 pm

Castaway Challenge – Cardboard Boat Race
12 pm, Rotary Park
Presented by Sailing Education Association of Sheboygan
CLICK HERE to register

Big Bang Celebration
Noon – 11 pm, Deland Park
Sponsored by Johnsonsville

12:00 – 2:00 pm, Fahrenheit Unplugged
2:30 – 4:30 pm, Matt Meyer & the Smooth Riders
5:00 – 7:00 pm, Black Knight
7:30 – 9:30 pm & 10:00 – 11:00 pm, 44 Audible

Supernova Fire Performers
2:00 pm – Children’s Hoop Dance Workshop
7:30 pm – Fire performance by Lakeside Luminaries

Performance in the Park
Presented by Sheboygan Theatre Company
1:00 pm, Fountain Park

Live Music on South Pier
2:00 – 5:00 pm, The Eldorados
6:00 – Fireworks, Joel Kuether Trio

Festival Fireworks
9:30 pm launch from South Pier
Sponsored by Festival Foods

Thank you sponsors!



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