METROPOLIS, IL – The fireworks display, provided by Melrose Pyrotechnics, was awesome at this year’s Harrah’s Metropolis Hometown Celebration 2017.
The Hometown Celebration was held in the parking lot of Harrah’s Hotel and Casino between Ferry and Metropolis Streets on Saturday, July 1, 2017. The fireworks started around 9:15 pm and lasted around 20 minutes.
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Greater Metropolis Convention and Visitors Bureau
City of Metropolis
Saturday, July 1
6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Harrah’s Metropolis Casino parking lot
between Ferry St. and Metropolis St.
COST (A CASH ONLY EVENT)
$5 for 2 and older (which went towards the Harrah’s School Supply Giveaway that takes place on July 28)
The Hometown Celebration is a family event with a Kid’s Zone, music, food and drinks. The Kid’s Zone featured obstacle courses, bounce houses and more from 6 to 9 p.m.
The Throwing Copper band started playing at 7:30 p.m. with the event coming to a close shortly after the spectacular fireworks display.