Sunset over the Memorial Drive bridge in Janesville Wisconsin. Dan Plutchak photo

JANESVILLE — The Rock Aqua Jays are hosting Star Spangled Saturday at Traxler Park on Saturday, July 1, 2023.

The event includes bounce houses, several carnival rides, bands, a ski show, and fireworks.

The Janesville Police Department will be closing the Memorial Bridge between Railroad St. and N. Washington Ave. at 8 p.m. until 11 p.m. to all vehicle traffic for the fireworks show.

Please expect traffic delays during this timeframe.

The Rock County Sheriff’s Office has issued a “Slow, No Wake” on the Rock River between the Four Mile Bridge and the Centerway Dam from 5:00PM and Midnight on July 1, 2023.