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The City of Yorkville will hold its Independence Day Celebration on Saturday, July 3 this year. The actual holiday is the next day on Sunday.

Things start Saturday morning at nine with the annual parade which starts at Yorkville High School and ends at Town Square Park. Directly following the parade, there will be a number of activities at Town Square Park including food and drink vendors. Activities will continue until one in the afternoon.

Fireworks will start at dusk at the corner of Route 47 and Countryside Parkway. Events are rain or shine. If fireworks are canceled because of severe weather, they will be rescheduled for July 17.