Palatine celebrates 'Hometown Fest' July 4 weekend

July 2, 2011 7:49:48 PM PDT
Fourth of July festivities are already underway in northwest suburban Palatine.

An annual parade that stepped off Saturday morning is one of the many events planned by the Palatine Jaycees for the Hometown Fest.

Several bands performed at the event Saturday night, including the Hairbangers Ball.