CHICAGO — Thousands filled Navy Pier Thursday for the Fourth of July fireworks display.
About 30 minutes before the show, Navy Pier reached its crowd limit.
UPDATE: Entrance to Navy Pier is now closed due to capacity. We hope you enjoy the fireworks presented by Miller Lite tonight. 🎆
— Navy Pier (@NavyPier) July 5, 2019
Around 6:30 p.m. the garages were full and visitors were encouraged to look for alternate options.
ATTN: Navy Pier parking garages are now full. If you’re planning on visiting the Pier, please view alternate parking options: https://t.co/mEtYznLU8u
— Navy Pier (@NavyPier) July 4, 2019
The skies stayed clear for the 15-minute show.
Many other communities held parades and fireworks displays throughout Thursday.