Here's the map: Where to park in Nelson Park for Fourth of July events πŸŽ†

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Fireworks, like these from 2018, are set to appear over Lake Decatur around 9 p.m. Thursday.Β 

In this map released by the Decatur Park District, parking for Fourth of July activities in Nelson Park are shown.Β 

DECATUR β€” The Decatur Park District on Wednesday released details about parking and traffic flow around Nelson Park and Lakeshore Landing during Fourth of July activities.

Free parking is available off of Pavilion Drive, near the Devon Lakeshore Amphitheater and at East Lakeshore Drive/South 22nd Street at Cantrell Street in the park.

Portions of East Lakeshore and Nelson Boulevard in the park will be limited to pedestrian traffic on event nights. Those parking near the Devon will be directed to the north to Nelson and Route 36; those on the west side of park will go to 22nd.

Park police will be directing traffic.

Activities on Thursday include the Staley Red White & Blue run-walk at the Overlook Adventure Park starting at 7:30 a.m. and music starting at 10 a.m. at the Devon Amphitheater. Fireworks on Lake Decatur are at dusk.

GALLERY: πŸŽ† Independence Day photos from the Herald & Review archives

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