SUMMER 2023...

The New Berlin 4th of July Commission is excited to begin sharing details for our 2023 Celebration. The theme for this 55th year will be “Celebrating Community”. Please continue to check the website as the summer draws near for updated information regarding scheduled musical performances, food options, registration details for Pie Contest, Corn Hole Tournament and new this year Trivia Contest! Scroll down to find sponsorship and volunteer opportunities. Finally, please note the parade route WILL LOOK DIFFERENT this year. Please watch for updates here or on our Facebook page for complete and accurate information.  

"Celebrate Your Independence"

The New Berlin 4th of July Commission is now accepting applications for food vendors and charities allowed on grounds during festival.  Please return completed application directly to Polly Oldenburg, New Berlin 4th of July Coordinator at 3805 S Casper Drive, New Berlin WI 53151-0921

Non-Profit Amusement/Concession & Food Vendor Form

Main Parade

Parade begins at 1:00 p.m. on July 4

The parade will be on National Avenue, starting at Coffee Road and proceeding west to Al Stigler Parkway.

National Avenue from Sunnyslope Road to Moorland Road will be closed from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. National Avenue from Moorland Road to Calhoun Road will be closed from 12:30-3:00 p.m.

In the interest of public safety and fairness, the New Berlin 4th of July Commission requests that parade spectators refrain from placing items or roping off areas along the parade route prior to 7:00pm July 3rd.  Thank you for cooperation.

Fireworks 

July 4 at 10:00 p.m. in Malone Park

Please note: It is against city ordinance to have sparklers, punks, fireworks, and open fires on the festival grounds.

Shuttle Buses/Parking/Ride Share

Generously donated by Durham Bus Services, shuttle buses will run from 4:30 pm through 11:30 pm.  Route includes stops at Burghardt Sporting Goods, Holy Apostles (back parking lot by playground), Ronald Reagan Grade School (outer parking lot) and Festival Grounds.  The Festival Grounds pick-up/drop-off point will be located at the crosswalk on the north side of National Avenue, just west of Casper Drive.  Signage indicating point will be posted.

More Information

2023 Festival Schedule

The theme for 2022 will be “Celebrating Community”!  Our goal will be to incorporate and highlight as many business, youth groups and non-profits as possible.  Please reach out to Polly Oldenburg at poldenburg@newberlin.org or at 262-754-1805 with your ideas on how you can help make that happen.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Since 1968 the City of New Berlin has been known for a community-based, family-friendly 4th of July celebration that includes a spectacular fireworks display.  The success and growth of our festival can be directly tied to the generous support of local businesses and community members.  Please consider supporting this longstanding event, while elevating your business profile and demonstrating your community-based ethic!  See the attached form for opportunities!  

2023 4th of July Sponsor & Donation


Mini Parade

July 4th at 9:30 a.m.              (lineup starts at 9 a.m.) 

For children 11 years old and younger with decorated bikes, tricycles, and wagons. Located in the City Hall parking lot and no pre-registration is required.

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