It’s that time of year again, Racine County! Time for cookouts, sparklers, and patriotic wearables. Independence Day celebrations are ramping up. Here’s what’s going on in our lovely County.
People across Wisconsin will be celebrating Independence Day this upcoming weekend and many of those festivities will likely include fireworks. Whether your plans involve watching a professional display or creating your own, ReadyWisconsin encourages you to make fireworks safety a priority. “While fireworks are present in Wisconsin throughout the year, it’s not uncommon to hear […]
RACINE- For the 2021 Independence Day celebration, the 4th Fest of Greater Racine is honoring a few well-deserving, and well known, community members. You can watch for their units in the parade which steps off at 9 a.m. on Monday, July 5, following the pre-parade which starts at 8:45 a.m. The 4th Fest Board of […]
The Racine Fire Department would like to wish everyone a Happy Independence Day this week. After a year in which many municipalities canceled their firework shows due to the pandemic, we would like to encourage the public to leave the fireworks to the professionals this year and take in one of the great shows the […]
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) and its Division of State Patrol are asking travelers over the July 4 weekend to buckle up, plan their routes, and drive carefully through work zones. “This Independence Day, we can be grateful for the opportunity to return to many of the things we love about summer in Wisconsin, […]
Racine’s 4th of July parade route Racine County knows how to party on the 4th of July. Whether you’re looking to attend a parade or catch a firework show, this county has you covered. COVID-19 put a damper on the festivities last year, but now the fun is back on for another year. You don’t […]
Looking for 4th of July events in Racine County? Check out this edition of Wisco Summer Spotlight. It’s packed with all sorts of fun things to do, including the Racine 4th Fest Parade, fireworks and house decorating contest. And so much more.
RACINE – Entries are now being accepted for the 4th Fest of Greater Racine’s 2021 House Decorating Contest as part of the communities Independence Day celebration. Any resident in Racine can dress up their house with bunting, banners, flags, stars, and stripes to paint the whole city red, white and blue. The registration deadline is […]
4th of July weekend can be a stressful time for pets. This year we can expect the festivities to last longer than usual. This year the 4th of July falls on a Sunday. As pet owners, you want to be prepared to take care of your animals when they are stressed. Racine County is packed […]
The 4th of July is this weekend and there are a lot of ways you can celebrate. This holiday is known for extravagant parades, family parties, and fireworks. Some events may be canceled due to COVID19, but still the community has come together to put on some fun activities, for you to enjoy. Check out […]
Will it still be the Fourth of July with no fireworks? Community pyrotechnic displays are as much a part of the holiday as turkey is a part of Thanksgiving. Yet concerns that COVID-19 would easily spread among families crowded together, blanket-to-blanket, for hours prompted many festival organizers and municipalities to cancel their official events. That […]
The Department of Health Services urges Wisconsin residents to stay home and follow best public health practices during the upcoming Fourth of July weekend. Wisconsin has seen a recent surge in cases with half of all positive cases coming within the past five weeks. Nearly 20% of total COVID-19 cases in Wisconsin have tested positive […]
Wisconsin ranked as the 6th most patriotic state in the entire United States, according to wallethub.com. This ranking was based on 13 different indicators under the categories of Military Engagement and Civic Engagement. Our ranking for military engagement was #46, while our civic engagement is at #4. Here are some more findings from the data […]
(Racine, WI) The City of Racine will host the U.S. Army Black Daggers on July 4th right before the annual fireworks display. The Black Daggers, the official U.S. Army Special Operations Command Parachute Demonstration Team, will be jumping on to North Beach at 8 pm. The Team specializes in military free-falls using ram-air airfoils, which […]