28 Jun WGN-TV To Air “Chicago’s Summer Blast: Fireworks & 4th of July” July 4th at 9:30pm from Navy Pier
WGN-TV To Air “Chicago’s Summer Blast: Fireworks & 4th of July” July 4th at 9:30pm from Navy Pier
CHICAGO, June 28, 2018 – Chicago’s Very Own WGN-TV will air “Chicago’s Summer Blast: Fireworks & 4th of July” on Thursday, July 4th at 9:30pm CT, featuring the Independence Day fireworks display LIVE from Navy Pier. This half-hour special will air in HD, immediately following an abbreviated “WGN News at Nine.” Hosted by WGN’s Dean Richards live from the 4th Floor Park at Lake Point Tower, “Chicago’s Summer Blast” will cover all the sights and sounds of America’s birthday celebration from one of Chicago’s largest tourist attractions, Navy Pier. “Chicago’s Summer Blast” on WGN-TV is sponsored by Xfinity and Raging Waves: Illinois’ Largest Waterpark.
The special will also be streamed online at WGNTV.com/live at 9:30pm CT and will encore on CLTV at 11:00pm CT.
WGN-TV is Chicago’s Very Own source for news, sports and entertainment. WGN News programs more local news than any other Chicago TV station and can be seen on WGN-TV, CLTV, WGNTV.com and the WGN-TV News app. Get local weather on WGN-TV and the WGN Weather app. WGN 9.2 is Chicago’s home of Tribune Broadcasting’s classic TV network Antenna TV and WGN 9.3 is Chicago’s This TV movie network affiliate. WGN 9.4 carries the TBD network, bringing the world of internet video to the TV screen. WGN-TV is a Tribune Broadcasting station. For more information on Chicago’s Very Own WGN-TV, go to WGNTV.com.
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