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Glenview 4th of July Celebration

July 4

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This year’s 4th of July Celebration was a success, thanks to the perfect weather, great display of fireworks and all who participated.
We could not have done this without your support and donation!

Here are the parade winners :

Best Musical/Variety or Novelty Unit:
Glenview Theater Guild

Best Neighborhood Group:
Glen Oak Acres

Best Community Service Club or Service/Church:
Saint Catherine Laboure School

Judges Choice:
Take Two Childeren’s Theatre

Business Unit:
Hackney’s Restaurant / The Chicago Celtic Pipe Band

Youth Group:
Glenview Clovers 4H Club

Adult Group:
East Wing – Glenview Senior Center


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Join the fun at the Glenview 4th of July Celebration and be part of a Glenview tradition that builds memories for families and brings our community together for one glorious summer day of celebration and fun!

Bike-Parade-2012[1]Schedule of Events

Friday, July 4, 2014

11:15 am: BIKE PARADE, Harlem Ave. to Central Rd.
Sponsored by: Heinen’s Grocery Store

Children, ages preschool to 9 years, are invited to step off the parade by bringing their decorated bike to Harlem Ave. between the Glenview Dairy Bar and the Library (Just North of Glenview Road) by 10:30 am. Free, no pre-registration required. Bike helmets are strongly recommended. Participation ribbons will be presented to all children. No judging involved.

11:20 am: MAIN PARADE, Harlem Ave. to Central Rd.
Sponsored by:  Glenview State Bank, Astellas USA Foundation, Mariano’s

PARADE ROUTE: The parade will follow the route established in 2013 and will begin on Harlem Ave just north of Glenview Roadtraveling south on Harlem before turning right (west) onto Central Rd. and ending at Johns Park.

Stay on the SafeSide. To ensure our parade remains safe and spectacular, this year’s parade route will be lined on both sides in red. Please be sure that your family, friends and neighbors stay on the SafeSide, behind the red line, to ensure their safety and the safety of the parade participants.

7:30 pm: TWILIGHT SHOW CONCERT & FIREWORKS, Glenview Park Golf Club, 800 Shermer Rd.
Sponsored by Glenview State Bank

On the beautiful grounds of the Glenview Park Golf Club, 800 Shermer Rd., the Twilight Show begins with a patriotic concert by the 100-piece North Shore Concert Band.  The fireworks show is synchronized to patriotic music.

The following food and drink items will be available for purchase:

Burgers $6.00
Brats $3.50
Hot Dogs $3.50
Chips $1.50
Nachos $4.00
Pop Corn $2.00
Sport/Soda $3.00
Water $3.00
Domestic Beer $5.00
Import Beer $6.00
Mike’s Hard Lemonade $5.00

NOTE: For the safety of patrons, access to the golf course grounds for the Twilight Show and fireworks is not permitted until 5 pm on July 4. Any blankets, tarps or tents, etc. set-up prior to 5 pm will be removed.  Please remember, dogs and bicycle riding are prohibited on the golf course. (bikes may be walked)

Fireworks Parking Information

Parking lots open at 6 p.m.   2014 Glenview 4th of July Celebration private donors & business sponsors have the following parking benefits for donations of:

 $1,000 or more can park up to 4 cars  at the Glenview Park Golf Club. (Limited to the first 75 donors)

 $999-$500  can park up to 2 cars  at the Glenview Park Golf Club. (Limited to the first 75 donors)

 $499 - $250 can park up to 2 cars in the paved lot at Springman Middle School. (Limited to the first 90 donors)

 $249 - $100  can park 1 car in the paved lot at Springman Middle School. (Limited to the first 90 donors)

$25-$99 can park 1 car park in the grass at Springman Middle School. (Space available for approximately 300 cars)

Any spaces at Springman Middle School not reserved for sponsors & donors will be available to the public for $5 on a first-come, first served basis.

Many streets surrounding the golf course will be marked with No Parking signs. Cars parked in these areas will be towed to free up emergency vehicle access.

We encourage you to come early if you intend to park; or better yet walk or bike to the golf course.  Please remember to walk your bike on the golf course.

For any additional parking questions, call (847) 724-5670.

Support Your Community – Support Your Independence Day Celebration

Sponsors-2012[1]As we continue preparations for the 2014 festivities, the Glenview 4th of July Committee needs your help. The fantastic parade and spectacular fireworks show cost thousands of dollars. Though we receive extensive personnel, public works and safety support from the Glenview Park District and the Village of Glenview, our direct event expenses exceed $70,000 and are paid entirely with donations made by our residents and businesses. Our ability to continue to provide this wonderful celebration depends on your support.

Business Sponsorships

Be a business sponsor of the 2014 Glenview Fourth of July festivities and reap the rewards. As a business sponsor ($100 plus), your business name will have exposure to over 40,000 local residents and other business owners as it appears on:

  • The official parade program distributed to over 3,000 parade goers
  • Glenview4th.com, the official website of the Glenview July 4th Celebration viewed by thousands of area residents
  • A full-page “Thank You” ad in the Glenview Lantern distributed to all Glenview residents

Sponsorship LevelsDonate-Now-Web-Button[1]

$100-249

  • Name in program book
  • Name on 4th of July website
  • Name in Glenview Lantern “Thank You” ad after the holiday
  • 1 Parking Pass for paved Springman School Parking


$250-499

  • All of the benefits of the $100 level sponsor plus….
  • Business name and web link on glenview4th.org website
  • 2 Parking Passes for paved Springman School Parking
  • Business name included on a shared Parade Banner

$500-999

  • All of the benefits of the $250 level sponsor plus….
  • You can enter your business float in the parade (a $100 value)
  • Business logo and web link glenview4th.org website
  • Upgrade to reserved VIP parking for 2 cars at the Glenview Park Golf Club
  • Business name included on a shared Parade Banner

$1000 plus

  • All of the benefits of the $500 level sponsor plus….
  • Business logo on 2 banners in parade as sole sponsor of parade entertainment unit, depending on donation amount
  • Upgrade to reserved VIP parking for 4 cars at the Glenview Park Golf Club
  • Prominent logo on display board at Park Center and Summer Fest

To receive all promotional benefits, the business sponsorship deadline is June 16. Donations can be made in person at Park Center, 2400 Chestnut Ave. and at any one of Glenview State Bank four Glenview branches or click on the button above to make your donation online.

Be a Resident Donor

Show your commitment to your community and country by helping support our thrilling parade and spectacular fireworks! Everyone who donates $25 or more will receive a Glenview 4th of July spinner (see photo) to display in their yard. (Spinners may be picked up at the Park Center front desk during regular business hours).

Spinner-Photo[1]Blue Sponsor – $25-$49

  • Free parking pass for 1 car in the grass at Springman Middle School

White Sponsor – $50-$99

  • Recognized in the parade program
  • Free parking pass for 1 car in the grass at Springman Middle School

Red Sponsor – $100-$249

  • Recognized in the parade program
  • Free parking pass for 1 car in the parking lot at Springman Middle School

Entertainer Sponsor – $250-$499

  • Recognized in the parade program
  • Free parking pass for 2 cars in the paved lot at Springman Middle School

Patriot Sponsor – $500-$999

  • Recognized in the parade program
  • Reserved VIP parking for 2 cars at Glenview Park Golf Club

Hero Sponsor – $1000 or more

  • Recognized on the special “Hero” Parade Banner
  • Recognized in the parade program
  • Reserved VIP parking for 4 cars at Glenview Park Golf Club

Make your donation in person at Park Center, 2400 Chestnut and at any one of the Glenview State Bank four Glenview branches or click on the red Donate Now button above to make your donation online.

2014 Glenview 4th of July Celebration Business Sponsors

 

Presenting Sponsor:

Glenview-State-Bank

Gold Sponsors:

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Bike Parade Sponsor:

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$1000 Sponsors:

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$500 Sponsors:

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Edward and Lee LLC

$250 Sponsors:

Abt Electronics
Jennings Chevrolet
Jennings VW
Dairy Bar

Coldwell Banker/Jan Leverenz
Glenview Public Library
Oil Lamp
Gusto Restaurant
Alan Tinker Plumbing & Rodding
Bredemann Family of Dealerships
HTML Global

 

$100 sponsors:

Sun Cleaners
Loren Hyundai
Vincino’s Pizza
Katie Boldt
Willow Lake Orthodontics
Drs. Akers, Stohle & Borden Ltd. 

 

Dine and Share Partners:

Michael Salernos
June 24th from 4-7 p.m.
Pizzeria in Glen Town Center, 2085 Tower Drive
The Glenview 4th of July will receive 5 percent for every purchase made excluding delivery orders.
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June 28th from 4-7 p.m.
Glen Town Center, 1840 Tower Drive
The Glenview 4th of July will receive 25 percent for every purchase made during that time period.

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July 4, 2014
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