KOSCIUSKO COUNTY — Following is a list of Independence Day events and fireworks in Kosciusko County. To add an event to this list, email details to [email protected]
- Lake Tippecanoe Property Owners Association’s flotilla will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 7. This year’s theme is May The Fourth Be With You. The public is invited to watch the event from the shoreline at the Tippy Dance Hall.
- Fireworks will be held over Big Tippecanoe Lake, in front of the country club, at 10:30 p.m. Saturday, July 7.
- Nappanee fireworks will be held at 10:15 p.m. Wednesday, July 4.
- The Webster Lake Ski Bees Water Ski Show will take place at 6 p.m. Saturday, July 7.
- The Dixie Boat fireworks cruise will take place from 9:15 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday, July 7. The ride includes on-board patriotic music, concessions and glow sticks.
- North Webster Town Park is one of the best places to view the fireworks from the shore around dusk on Saturday, July 7.
- Dewart Lake Flotilla begins at 2 p.m., Sunday, July 1, at the public launch.Theme is honoring public service such as military, veterans, EMS, fire or police.
- The Flotilla Road Race will begin at Lakeside Park at 8 a.m. Wednesday, July 4. The race includes a 3.3 mile run, an 8-mile run or a 3.3 mile fun walk.
- Syracuse Lake fireworks are at dusk Wednesday, July 4. A great on-shore viewing location is Lakeside Park.
- The Wawasee flotilla is Superhero themed and will begin at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, July 7. The flotilla will travel counterclockwise around the lake.
- Lake Wawasee fireworks are at dusk Saturday, July 7. Popular shore locations include Oakwood Park and
Wawasee Family Fishing Area on the east side of the lake.
- Barbee Lakes Property Owners Association is sponsoring a flotilla on Saturday, June 30. The theme is Disney. Registration will begin at 1 p.m. and the flotilla will start at 2 p.m.
- The Chapman Lakes Conservation Association is hosting a parade at 8 p.m. Friday, July 6. The theme is Through the Decades. Line up will be at the club house and the parade will travel around Chapman Lake Drive.
- The Chapman Lake fireworks will be held at dusk on Saturday, July 7.
- The cutie contest will take place at 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 30. Categories include the prince and princess Winona for ages 3-4 years old and the king and queen Winona for ages 5-6 years old.
- The Winona Lake parade will start at 6 p.m. Saturday, June 30. The parade theme is Jungle Safari and will begin at Columbia Drive and end at Fort Wayne Street.
- The Winona Lake fireworks will be held around 10 p.m. on Saturday, June 30.
- The Winona Lake flotilla will begin at 8 p.m. Sunday, July 1. The theme is Jungle Safari. The boats will line up in front of Winona Lake Beach and continue around the lake.