Celebrate 4th of July with Kalamazoo Fireworks, Parades + Events in SWMI- 2024

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Celebrating Independence Day in Southwest Michigan

We made it!

As another school year nears completion, we are ready for summer activities in Southwest Michigan: summer camps, barbecues, beach days and holidays with family and friends, here we come!

If your celebrations include the Fourth of July, you’re in for a treat- many local favorites are back and ready to party for 2024.

However you choose to spend your holiday, we wish you safety and health over the long weekend.

Kalamazoo Fireworks Kalamazoo 4th of July Events

Is Schoolcraft MI Hosting Fireworks this Year?

No. Due to the construction project on 131, there will not be fireworks or 4th of July festivities in Schoolcraft this year.

Construction began April 15, 2024, and is scheduled to finish in late November. Find updates on The Village of Schoolcraft’s Facebook page.

Does Portage MI Host a Fireworks show?

Not currently. The last fourth of July fireworks in Portage were in 2019.

The Portage Rotary Club hosted the fireworks for more than a decade.

2024 Kalamazoo Fireworks + 4th of July Events

No Schoolcraft festivities? No problem. We’ve rounded up all Kalamazoo area fireworks, parades and other event during the Fourth of July weekend.

If we’ve missed your event, submit it here. Also, don’t forget our events calendar for more SWMI activities.

What Are Your Plans for 4th of July?

Any favorite fireworks shows or family traditions on this holiday weekend? Leave us a comment with your plans!