Where to go to celebrate 4th July in Indiana this year

Kelly E.

2021 Independence Day Fireworks in Indiana

Best places to celebrate July 4th in IndianaRay Hennessy on Unsplash

Have you got your plans set for Independence Day Fireworks? Book in early and don't miss out on the best venues to celebrate this year in Indiana!

From Indianopolis to Carmel, here's what you need to know:

Indianopolis, Indiana

Outdoor barbeque

Head to Downtown Olly’s for the best views of the Indianapolis Independence Day firework displays. This is part of the Summer Concert Series for Indianopolis.

Time: Sun, 4 Jul, 6:00 – 11:00 pm

Venue: Downtown Olly's. Spaces limited so get pass early. $5

What's on:

  • Sean Baker and band will be playing from 8pm.
  • Fun outdoor games and full bar will be open from 6pm.
  • Fireworks

This is a 21+ event.

Downtown Olly's, IndianaBing maps

At the fair

For an all ages event, check out the Independence Day Celebrations at the Fairgrounds.

Time: Sun, 4 Jul, 11:00 am – 11:00 pm

Venue: Marion County Fairgrounds and Events Center, Indianopolis, Indiana

What's on:

  • Rides
  • Games
  • Food
  • Fireworks

This is an all ages event but children must be accompanied by an adult. $5.

Indiana Fireworks at the FairgroundsMarion County Fairgrounds, Facebook Page

Beer and music

If you want to watch your fireworks after a good beer and music, check out the Indiana City Brewing Co.

Time: Sun, 4 Jul, 2:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Venue: Indiana City Brewing Co. 24 Shelby Street, Indianapolis, Indiana.

What's on:

  • Beer, cornhole tournament, and live music
  • 90's covers by Lisa Frank and the Trapper Keepers (7-10PM)
  • Downtown Fireworks to follow

Book tickets and find out more here.

4th July celebrations IndianaTom Dahm on Unsplash

Bloomington, Indiana

A day of fun at the Sailing Club

For barbeque, poker run and fireworks, check out Lake Munroe Sailing Association's annual poker run.

Time: Sun, 4 Jul, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Poker Run

5:00pm - 6:00pm Celebration

Venue: Lake Munroe Sailing Association, Bloomington, Indiana.

What's on:

  • Annual Poker Run
  • 90's covers by Lisa Frank and the Trapper Keepers (7-10PM)
  • Downtown Fireworks to follow

Find out more here.

Indiana 4th July Celebrations in BloomingtonLake Munroe Sailing Association Website

Carmel, Indiana

For two full days of fun, check out CarmelFest.

Time: Sun, 4 July and Mon, 5 July. 1pm to 10pm both days.

Venue: Carmel City Court, Carmel, Indiana.

What's on:

  • Patriotic Parade
  • Entertainment, food, and market
  • Fireworks

For musical kids to adults there's also a talent contest with $300 cash prizes.

"CarmelFest Has Talent is open to all vocalists and instrumentalists (guitar, piano, other strings, winds, brass). We’re looking for talented and creative people with stage charisma. We invite talented performers of all ages to participate in the competition."

Find out more about the CarmelFest and talent contest here.

CarmelFest Parade route, IndianaCarmelFest Facebook

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