Deck the 4th to offer unique July 4 experience


With the move of the city’s Independence Day festivities to Forest Park, the Noblesville Chamber of Commerce is capitalizing on the change, offering a VIP experience to its members.

Deck the 4th will be a party in the middle of the Fourth of July celebration. It will be at the Forest Park Lodge and run throughout the festival, from 4 to 10 p.m., when the festival will stop and fireworks will begin.

Tickets are $50 per couple and includes a premier viewing spot for fireworks on the Lodge’s second-floor outdoor deck overlooking Forest Park Golf Course, from where fireworks will be launched.

Beforehand, guests can enjoy drinks, appetizers and lawn games. Tickets include a bracelet for those 21 and older for two alcoholic drinks. Tickets also include on-site premier parking.

Before 8 p.m., attendees will be invited to park and play lawn games before the opening of the Lodge, where drinks and food will be served. After fireworks have ended, ticketholders will receive priority access to exit the park following the first round of shuttles that will be driving other festival guests back to off-site parking lots.

To buy tickets, visit Those who are not members of the chamber but are interested in attending the event should call 317-773-0086.