Algonac: Dusk July 3, Riverfront Park, St. Clair River.
Allegan: Dusk July 3, downtown Allegan at Locust and Hubbard. 269-673-3456.
Alpena: Dusk July 4, at Mich-e-ke-wis Park. Fireworks are launched near the City of Alpena’s water treatment plant, and can viewed from the Starlite Beach, Mich-e-ke-wis Park, Blair Street Park, Thomson Park, Bay View Park, City Marina as well as other locations in the City. Free. www.alpena.mi.us.
Battle Creek: Field of Flight Air Show and Balloon Festival runs July 1-4, and culminates with fireworks at 10:30 p.m. July 4, W.K. Kellogg Airport, 237 Helmer. Admission is $10 on July 4, kids under 4 feet tall admitted free. $5 parking. www.bcballoons.com.
Birmingham: Dusk July 3, Lincoln Hills Golf Course, 2666 W. Fourteen Mile. Rain date is July 5. 248-644-1800.
Boyne City: 10:30 p.m. July 4 over Lake Charlevoix at Veterans Memorial Park, 207 N. Lake St. Arts and Crafts Show and musical entertainment begins Friday. Daylong festival has running races at 7:30 a.m., parade at 11 a.m.; music, food, kids’ activities in Veterans Memorial Park all day, Duck Race at 2:30 p.m., Soapbox Derby at 4 p.m. and fireworks at 10:30 p.m. . www.boynechamber.com.
Brownstown Township: Dusk July 2, Lake Erie Metropark, 32481 W. Jefferson. Teen Angels will perform 6-9:30 p.m.
Canton: 1-11 p.m. June 18, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. June 19, Heritage Park, 1010 S. Canton Center Road as part of Canton Liberty Festival. Offerings include midway rides and games, classic car show, vendors, activities for children and more. Highlights include the Verve Pipe (7:30 p.m. Fri.) and fireworks (dusk Sat.) Due to increased construction traffic, festival goers are encouraged to park at Freedom Park and Griffin Park. No parking areas will be enforced. 734-394-5460. www.cantonlibertyfest.com. www.cantonlibertyfest.com
Caseville: Dusk July 3, Caseville Harbor, Harbor St. At Harbor Breakwall. 989-856-3818. http://www.huroncounty.com.
Chesaning: Dusk July 3, Showboat Park, downtown.
Clawson: Dusk July 5, Clawson City Park at Elmwood and Washington. www.ci.clawson.mi.us.
Copper Harbor: Dusk July 4, at U.S. 41 and M-26 at the tip of the Keweenaw Peninsula. 800-338-7982.
Dearborn: 6-10 p.m. July 1-4 at Greenfield Village, 20900 Oakwood. Pre-concert musical entertainment; kids activities; prelude concert featuring River Raisin Ragtime Revue; Detroit Symphony Orchestra concert; Fireworks finale accompanied by Tchaikovsky’s “1812 Overture” with live canon fire. Advance tickets $22.50, $14 children ages 5-12. Event-day tickets $27, $17.50 children ages 5-12, ages 4 and younger admitted free. 313-982-6001. July 1 through July 4 6p-10p
Detroit: 10:05 p.m. Monday at June 21, Hart Plaza along the downtown riverfront. www.theparade.org.
Dexter: Dusk July 3, Hudson Mills Metropark, 8801 N. Territorial. Big Pinky and the Joint Effort Band will perform at the Activity Center starting at 7 p.m..
Frankenmuth: Dusk July 2, Heritage Park, 601 Weiss. 989-652-6106.
Gibraltar: Dusk July 3, Parsons Elementary School, 14473 Middle Gibraltar Road. Parade starts at 10 a.m. at City Hall and ends at the Community Center. Activities with food and entertainment at Hy Dahlka Park and the Community Center all day; fireworks at dusk behind the school. 734-676-3900.
Grosse Pointe Woods: Dusk June 27, Parcells Middle School, 20600 Mack. At Parcells Field on Vernier. 313-343-2440. http://www.gpwmi.us.
Harbor Springs: Dusk July 4, 368 E. Main at the Waterfront. Parade at 1 p.m. www.harborspringschamber.com.
Indian River: Dusk July 3, DeVoe Public Beach, 3435 S. Straights Highway.
Jackson: Dusk July 3, Cascade Falls Park, 1401 S. Brown St. Live entertainment at 7 p.m. $5 per person. 517-768-2902. www.visitjacksonmi.com.
Lake Linden: Dusk July 2, Lake Linden Village Park, M-26. 800-338-7982.
Leland: Dusk July 3 over Lake Michigan in downtown Leland near Leland Harbor and historic Fishtown. www.lelandmi.com.
Livonia: Dusk June 27, Ford Field, 33771 Lyndon. Grand Finale display. Family fun festival starts at noon Friday, June 25, and runs through June 27. www.livoniaspree.com.
Luzerne: Dusk July 3 in downtown Luzerne at Deeter and Park. www.oscodacountymi.org.
Mackinac Island: 6:30 p.m. July 4, “Ft. Mackinac, an American Picnic,” held at the Ft. Mackinac parade grounds with the Grand Hotel’s all-you-can-eat food, followed by fireworks. $42 adults, $21 for youths ages 5-17. Those 4 and younger admitted free. Same-day tickets prices are $10.50 more. www.mackinacparks.com/events.
Manchester: Dusk July 3, Carr Park, 601 W. Main. www.48158.com.
Manistee: Dusk July 4, as part of the Manistee National Forest Festival, First Street Beach, First Street. Parade, carnival rides, art exhibits, tours July 1-4, ending with the fireworks. www.manisteecountychamber.com.
Marquette: Dusk July 4, downtown Marquette at Lower Harbor ore dock. Rain date is July 5. www.marquettejuly4th.org.
Milford: Dusk June 26 at the Highland Golf Center, 201 Lone Tree as part of the Sparks in the Park festivities, which begin at 3 p.m. and continue through the fireworks Visit www.SparksinthePark.info for more details.
Mt. Clemens: Dusk July 2 in downtown Mt. Clemens at Main Street and Macomb Place as part of the Stars & Stripes Festival, which runs July 2-5. Details: www.starsandstripesfest.com.
New Boston: Dusk July 4 at Willow Metropark, I-275 and South Huron. 5:30 p.m.-11 p.m. Boogie Dynamite and the Rick Lieder Band will perform.
Oscoda: Dusk July 4 over Whitefish Bay at AuSable Shoreline Park, just south of the bridge. Parade through downtown starts at 1 p.m. 989-739-7322. www.oscoda.com/calendar.php.
Paradise: Dusk July 4 at the Whitefish Township Community Center, 7522 N. M-123. Downtown parade at 1 p.m., followed by games and events. www.paradisemichigan.org/calendar.html.
Pentwater: Dusk July 3 on the beach at Charles Mears State Park, 400 W. Lowell St.
Port Austin: Dusk July 4 in downtown Port Austin, M-25 at M-53. Parade starts at 1 p.m. — leaving from the old Port Austin School; fireworks begin at dusk at Port Austin State Harbor area. 989-738-7600. www.portaustinarea.com.
Port Hope: Dusk. July 3, Port Hope Community School, 7840 Portland Ave. On School grounds. Free. http://www.huroncounty.com.
Port Huron: Dusk June 26 at Great Lakes Maritime Center Vantage Point, 51 Water St. Festivities begin at 10 a.m. Details: 810-987-8687. www.bluewater.org.
Rochester Hills: 10:06 p.m. June 30 as part of the Festival of the Hills celebration at Borden Park, 1100 E. Hamlin. Festival includes games and a USO-styled swinging tribute by the Rhythm Society Orchestra. Free. 248-841-2666. www.rochesterhills.org.
Roscommon: Dusk July 4 at the Roscommon County Fire Training Grounds, Ballanger and Main. Rain date is July 5.
Saugatuck: Dusk July 4 over Saugatuck Harbor at Cook Park. Festivities including a parade and music begin at 2 p.m. www.saugatuck.com.
Shelby Township: Dusk July 3 at Stony Creek Metropark, 4300 Main Park, off 26 Mile.
Skidway Lake: Dusk July 3 over Skidway Lake at Newman Park, Greenwood Road. www.wbacc.com/html/community_calendar.html
South Range: Dusk July 4 in downtown South Range at U.S. 45 and Trimountain Avenue. 800-338-7982.
St. Clair: Dusk July 4 at Palmer Park on North Riverside at Jay.
St. Clair Shores: Dusk Friday, June 25, at Veterans Memorial Park, Jefferson at Masonic. Rain date is June 26. 586-445-5350. http://www.stclairshores.net.
St. Ignace: Dusk June 26, July 4 over Lake Huron at North State Street. Fireworks show every Saturday night through Labor Day Weekend. www.festivalsandfireworks.com.
Tawas City: Dusk July 4 over Tawas Bay at Tawas City Park on U.S. 23. www.tawas.com.
Traverse City: Dusk July 4, July 10 downtown at State and Cass as part of the National Cherry Festival 2010, which runs July 3-10. Offers many events including musical entertainment, golf, kids’ activities, amusement rides, air show, fireworks and a cherry pie eating contest. 800-968-3380. www.cherryfestival.org.
Trenton: Dusk July 4, Rotary Park, 1 Harrison. Patriotic music by the Downriver Community Band at 8 p.m. 734-675-7300. www.trentonmi.org.
White Lake Township: Dusk July 3 over the north end of White Lake as part of the Red, White Lake, and Blue-Celebration. Boat parade begins at 2:15 p.m. at Mitchell’s Marina bay. www.wlcl.org.
Wyandotte: Dusk June 25 at Bishop Park on Van Alstyne at Superior. Can also be viewed from BASF Waterfront Park. www.wyandotte.net.