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WHERE: Pottawatomie Park, 8 North Ave., St. Charles
WHEN: All-day park activities, with rock concert at 6 p.m. July 4 and fireworks at dark
COST AND INFO: Free admission; stcparks.org/july-4th-celebration-fireworks-fun
ABOUT: The band Shout Out will perform before the fireworks show, and the park will open at dawn for picnics, swimming, golf, miniature golf and sports. Concessions will be offered at the River View Miniature Golf concession stand until 9:15 p.m. Picnic tables are available on a first-come basis, with visitors encouraged to bring tables, blankets and chairs.