Enjoy a Hometown 4th of July in Palatine Township


1A great way to learn about a community and make connections is to attend a community event. With the 4th of July holiday coming up, this is an ideal time to get to know Palatine Township and Rolling Meadows a bit more. Being suburbs in Cook County and near the Chicago area, you may wonder just what these communities have to offer compared to bigger towns and festivities going on in the metro area. You can enjoy a real ‘home-town’ celebrations in Palatine Township and Rolling Meadows, especially with the 4th of July parades and community celebrations they have planned.

Get an early start on your long holiday weekend with the Palatine Jaycees Hometown Fest, going on from June 30th through July 4th. 2017 marks the 60th year of this incredible community gathering. Hometown Fest has it all, including a carnival full of rides, games, food and entertainment every day. Other big highlights include the community parade on July 1st and an early firework show at dusk on July 3rd. Another favorite part of Hometown Fest is Family Day at the carnival, where families get to enjoy an afternoon of free activities. This is truly a community event with proceeds raised by the festival going to benefit a variety of community projects, grants and programs.

On the 4th of July, there is another big parade and firework show in Rolling Meadows. The entire community comes together to show their patriotic side with the 4th of July Parade. There are fun contests for those decorating not only their bikes for the parade, but strollers and scooters as well, a great way for folks of all ages to participate. Even pooches can in on the fun with the dog costume contest which is also part of the parade. At dusk, the community gathers around the Rolling Meadows Community Center for front and center seats to watch a spectacular firework show.

Palatine Township and Rolling Meadows are hometown communities offering safe and fun ways to celebrate the 4th of July, and other holidays throughout the year. These festivities are a great way to make connections and discover more about what makes these towns so special. When you are ready to sell or buy a home, you want to work with a Realtor® who cares about the community as much as their clients. We are ready to put our expertise to work for you. Learn more at our website, DriscollProperty.com, then contact the Driscoll Properties Team at 847-533-6786 to help you discover the home of your dreams