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Drive-In Fireworks
July 4, 2020 | 9:45 pm

Coralville Youth Sports Complex, 2480 Dempster Dr.

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About the location 
The Coralville Youth Sports Complex allows for social distancing, ample parking, easy access, and wide area visibility.

Watch in person

By car
  • Park after 9:00 pm at the Coralville Youth Sports Complex or in other area lots that are open.
  • Social distancing is required. Stay in your parking space, in or near your car, at an appropriate distance from others. 
  • Dempster Drive is a “U” with two entrances from 12th Avenue. Enter at the north leg and take the first right into the Youth Sports Complex.
  • The fireworks will go off from the northwest baseball/softball field at the sports complex. 
By foot or bicycle
  • Watch from the paved trail. Social distancing is required.
  • Watch for turning traffic and make sure you are visible in the dark.
Be a safe spectator
  • Social distancing is required.
  • No tailgating. This includes no grills, sparklers, lawn chairs, blankets, or amplified music.
  • All ball fields and soccer fields at the Youth Sports Complex will be closed. Restrooms and concessions will not be available.

Watch online

Fireworks map

Watch Video of Past 4thFests

June 28 through July 4

Patriotic Music Radio Program
July 4, 2020  |  Begins at 8:45 pm

1630 KCJJ Radio

  • Tune in to KCJJ 1630 AM radio beginning at 8:45 pm, one hour before the fireworks, to hear patriotic tunes selected by Rob Medd, director of the Iowa City/Coralville Community Band, and Coralville city officials. Each tune will be announced by “the voice of the Iowa City/Coralville Community Band,” Jerry Zinn.
  • Patriotic music will continue on KCJJ 1630 AM radio at 9:45 pm as the fireworks light up the sky.

Other 4thFest 2020 Events Cancelled

Events associated with Coralville’s 4thFest 2020 have been cancelled, with the exception of the fireworks and radio program.

Learn More

5K Run / Walk (Cancelled)

View the route or register to participate
5K Run / Walk 

Basket Auction (Cancelled)

Learn more about this annual fundraiser
Basket Auction 

Buttons (Cancelled)

A commemorative button celebrates this year's 4thFest theme

Concert (Cancelled)

Enjoy a free concert on July 3 in S.T. Morrison Park. 


Watch the fireworks on July 4
Schedule of Events

Parade (Cancelled)

View the parade map and information

Schedule of Events

Browse the 4thFest event calendar
Schedule of Events


Be a sponsor

Vendors (Cancelled)

Be a 4thFest vendor


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Where to Stay

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Where to Stay

Who to Contact

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