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Light Up the Great River Road

Put a sparkle in your Thursdays along the Great River Road in Alton and Grafton this summer!

Starting June 3, simultaneous fireworks displays will erupt over the Mississippi River in Alton and Grafton. Turn your eyes to the skies at 9 p.m. for the fireworks shows.

Make the fireworks part of an mini vacation by spending the day in the historic river communities, enjoying meals at locally owned and operated restaurants and then turn in at a local hotel or guest house.

There's plenty to see and do pre and post fireworks, all along the Meeting of the Great Rivers National Scenic Byway.

Check out the links below for your next fireworks adventure.

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