Milwaukee's July 3 lakefront fireworks: Volunteers needed

Lakefront fireworks, Milwaukee

Milwaukee County revealed new information on Thursday, May 26 about the July 3 fireworks that will take place on the city's lakefront.

The July 3rd display is expected to be about 45 minutes long – and begin around 9:30 p.m. Community members are invited to return to Veterans Park, Bradford Beach, or Lake Park for the best viewing locations.

A news release says parking operations at the lakefront will begin at 6 a.m. on July 3. All lots can be accessed from Lincoln Memorial Drive and are first-come, first-served. There are no in-out privileges once a vehicle enters the grounds. No overnight parking is allowed. All vehicles are asked to leave the grounds after the fireworks display has concluded.

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Lastly, Milwaukee County Parks are also requesting volunteers to help clean up the lakefront prior to and after the fireworks display. Learn more about how you can get involved.