From July 4, 2024 6:00 pm

to July 4, 2024 11:00 pm


Downtown Petoskey
216 Park Avenue
Petoskey, MI 49770

Petoskey’s Fourth

Celebrate our Nation’s birthday in Downtown Petoskey! See the parade, enjoy the fireworks and experience the hometown charm.

Grandpa Shorter’s Fourth of July Parade – 6 pm 

The Grandpa Shorter’s Parade will feature close to 50-units including the new NCMC mascot, award-winning Petoskey High School Marching Band and the famous Petoskey Steel Drum Band, as well as many other fun entries. The best parade viewing is on Mitchell Street and Lake Street Downtown Petoskey.

Brilliance over the Bay Fireworks Show – At Dusk (approximately 10:30 PM)

The Fireworks Show is Petoskey’s grand celebration that will conclude with a spectacular firework display along the shores of Little Traverse Bay.

Additional information, full schedule and parade entry form can be found here

Petoskey’s Fourth is presented by Petoskey Sunrise Rotary with collaboration from community organizations.

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