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 bouncy houses, to live music and great food!




Wednesday, July 3

JMKAC’s Levitt AMP Sheboygan Music Series
City Green
6pm, Lil Rev with Jim Eannelli and The Sheboygan Uke Club
7pm, The Suffers

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

Venetian Boat Parade Viewing Party
Dusk, Angler’s Avenue
Live music & concessions
5:30 pm, Alex Simmons
7:30 pm, Breakwater Rocks

Thursday, July 4

Coulis Cardiology Freedom Run
7:30 am start at the Sheboygan YMCA
Register here to participate in the Freedom Run!

King of the Beach Volleyball Tournament
8 am, Sheboygan North Beach

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

Meijer Family Fun Zone
Noon – 5:00 pm, Rotary Riverview Park
Live music, concessions and games for all ages
Sponsored by Meijer

Live Music Lineup:
12pm, Hawaiian Joe Acoustic
1:15 pm, Stuart Bartzen Acoustic
2:30 pm, Acoustedelics
3:45 pm, Emersom Bigguns Acoustic


Freedom Fest
Noon – 11 pm, Deland Park
Sponsored by Plenco

Live Music Lineup:
12 pm, The Psychedelics
2:30 pm, The Other Side
5:00 pm, Beer Club
7:30 pm, Annex

South Pier Music, Food and Fun
Angler’s Avenue
1:00 pm, El Dorado
4:00 pm, Buck Shot
6:30 pm, IC4 Band

Sounds of the Season:  Songs of the Silver Screen
Presented by Sheboygan Theatre Company
1:00 pm, Fountain Park

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

City of Sheboygan Independence Day Guidelines

City of Sheboygan Shoreline Fire Ring Guidelines

City of Sheboygan Traffic and Beach Guidelines


The Psychedelics

The Other Side

Beer Club


(920) 335-0060
Toll-Free: (844) 952-0200



Sheboygan Visitor Center


826 S. 8th Street
Tuesday- Friday: 10 AM - 4 PM
Saturday: 10 AM - 4 PM
Closed Sunday/Monday
Self-serve lobby open daily: 7 AM - 11PM