It is Fourth of July Weekend in South Bend Mishawaka. As you prepare to celebrate Independence Day, consider visiting The Bend for a weekend full of fireworks, baseball and live music. Red, white and blue will paint the town this weekend as we honor our country and have fun while doing it.
DTSB Summer Restaurant Week
JUNE 26 – JULY 9 // ALL DAY // DOWNTOWN SOUTH BEND
Attention food fanatics! Summer Restaurant Week is back in downtown South Bend. Enjoy special, value-priced meals for $11, $22 or $33 at participating restaurants this weekend with a portion of the proceeds going toward Beacon Children’s Hospital.
South Bend Cubs
JUNE 30 – JULY 6 // TIMES VARY // FOUR WINDS FIELD
The Cubs take on the Lansing Lugnuts this weekend with great promotions to celebrate Independence Day. There will be four postgame fireworks shows (June 30, July 2, 3, and 4) and, from July 2 – 4, the South Bend Cubs will be wearing special patriotic jerseys and caps in honor of Independence Day which you can bid for at the ballpark.
St. Joseph County 4-H Fair
JUNE 30 – JULY 8 // ALL DAY // ST. JOSEPH COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS
Bring the entire family out for the annual 4-H Fair and enjoy rides, concerts, contests and more. There will even be fireworks on June 30, July 1, 2, and 8 at the fairgrounds at dusk!
Mishawaka Independence Day Celebration
JULY 1 // 9:00AM – 11:00PM // MISHAWAKA PARKS
This free, all-day event will feature live music, children’s games and activities, a family fun run, food, arts and crafts, local business vendors and spectacular fireworks at 10:15pm at Central Park!
WHILE YOU’RE HERE…
East Race Waterway: For some added summer fun, raft the white water rapids in downtown South Bend for only $5.
Shiojiri Niwa Japanese Gardens: Explore these tranquil gardens with more than 20 plant varieties and a teahouse pavilion.