HUFF’s Guide to the 4th of July!

4th of July Blog

Friday, June 30-Saturday & July 1

City of Independence Fourth of July Celebration

Time: Friday 5:00PM-11PM & Saturday 3:00PM-11:00PM
Location: Independence Memorial Park
2001 Jack Woods Parkway, Independence, KY 41051

Event Details:
The 4th of July Celebration is the largest event during the summer in Independence. The festival runs on Friday and Saturday nights. On Friday nights you can expect to enjoy rides, music, food, lantern launch at 10pm and a general festive atmosphere. On Saturday, the celebration starts with a parade that runs from Summitview Academy to the Towne Center.   Festivities include live music at the Donna Yeager Amphitheater, a new teen zone, food, rides & games for children, and events conclude with a spectacular Fireworks Show at 10pm.

Saturday, July 1st

Washington Park 4th of July Jam

Time: 3:00PM-10:00PM
Location: Washington Park
1230 Elm St., Cincinnati, OH 45202

Event Details:
Enjoy live music from Love Alive, Subterranean and more! It wouldn’t be Independence Day without fireworks! Fireworks show starts at approximately 9:50pm. There will be plenty of activities for the entire family throughout the day including carnival games, giant jenga, cornhole, stilt walkers, a Framester photobooth and more!

Loveland Firecracker Festival

Time: 3:00PM – 11:00PM
Location: Symmes Township Park
11600 N. Lebanon Rd.,Loveland, OH 45140

Event Details:
Celebrate Your Independence at the Firecracker Festival at Symmes Township Park! The Firecracker Festival begins at 3:00 p.m. and will feature live music on stage, a family friendly area for children including rides, a variety of food and vendor booths, beverages, fireworks, and much more! Event is Rain or Shine.

Colerain Township/Rumpke 4th of July Spectacular

Time: 7:00PM
Location: 4160 Springdale Road

Event Details:
Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and join us for the Rumkpe/Colerain 4th of July Spectacular presented by Rumpke.  Enjou our delicious food truck offerings while enjoying The Belaires Show Band’s mix of classic 50’s and 60’s rock n’ roll starting at 7PM! A patriotic salute to our Nation’s birthday will begin at 9:45PM and light up teh night sky with the best fireworks show in the area, choreographed to a spectacular soundtrack!  Free shuttles will run continuously from Northgate Mall, Colerain Middle School and Colerain High School.

West Side Fireworks Extravaganza

Time:  7PM – 10:30PM

Location: Crossroads West Side
8575 Bridgetown Rd.,Cleves, OH 45002

Event Details:
Kick off your holiday weekend with a family-friendly event in your own backyard. Invite your friends and neighbors, pack your coolers and blankets and watch the fireworks from the West Side lawn. Food trucks will also be on site, so bring your cash. (Drinks will not be for sale.) Free fireworks show begins at dark.

Monday, July 3rd

LaRosa’s Balloon Glow at Coney Island

Time: 6:00PM-11:00PM

Location: Coney Island
6201 Kellogg Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45230

Event Details:
Live music, all the classic Coney Island rides and hot air balloons, capped off with a spectacular fireworks displays!  The rides stay open till 11:00pm too.  There is no charge (other than parking) to view the balloons and fireworks. Normal rates apply for Sunlite Pool and Coney’s Classic Rides.

4th of July Bash at Fountain Square

Time: 6:00PM-11:00PM
Location: Fountain Square
520 Vine Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202

Event Details:
Entertainment Schedule:
6p: Josh McIntosh and Company
8:15p: STP2 – A Tribute To Stone Temple Pilots
10p: Fireworks

Enjoy food from Quitefranklyllc. Fountain Square concessions offers beer, wine, drink specials, and Coca-Cola products for purchase. Lets Glow Crazy will also be on site selling celebratory light up novelties.

City of Madeira Independence Day Festivities

Time: 7:00PM-10:00PM
Location: Sellman Park
6700 Marvin Ave.
Madeira, OH 45243

Event Details:
Madeira Mile starts at 6:30 p.m. at Madeira Silverwood Presbyterian Church. Parade starts at 7! Following parade will be event in Sellman Park with music, food and drinks. Fireworks at 10 p.m.

Mount Healthy Forth of July Fireworks

Time: 6PM

Event Details:
Join all your friends and neighbors as we gather to celebrate the 4th of July on Monday the 3rd of July!  Bring your lawn chairs so you can kick back and enjoy the evening spectacle. Live music with The Almighty Get Down.

Independence Day Celebration

Time: 4:00PM-11:00PM
Location: Florence Freedom
7950 Freedom Way, Florence, KY

Event Details:
Enjoy rides, food, music, a cruise-in and fireworks!

Tuesday, July 4th

Red White & Blue Ash Fireworks

Time: 4:00PM-10:35PM
Location: Summit Park
4335 Glendale Milford Rd.

Event Details:
The Annual Red, White & Blue Ash Celebration will be held at Summit Park. Blue Ash has the biggest and best Independence Day fireworks show in the Tri-State area. Starting with free local and national entertainment and ending with an amazing fireworks show simulcast to music. This is a great way to ring in the 4th! Featured band this year is REO Speedwagon!

Ault Park Independance Day Fireworks

Time: 11:00AM-11:00PM
Location: Ault Park
3600 Observatory Ave.

Event Details:
Join us on Monday, July 4th for a day filled with family fun and an evening celebrating freedom and our Founding Fathers. Concessions include sandwiches, hot dogs, barbeque, pasta, salads, mac ‘n cheese, pretzels, ice cream, lemonade and soft drinks. The event is free and open to the public.

City of Edgwood’s July 4th Extravaganza

Time: 7:30AM-11PM
Location: Freedom Park
550 Freedom Park Drive, Edgewood, KY 41017

Event Details:
The Parade will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, July 4. The 40th Annual City of Edgewood Independence Day 5K Race will begin at Presidents Park at 7:30 a.m. on Monday, July 4th. The race includes divisions for both runners and walkers and a children’s fun run. FREE CONCERT AT FREEDOM PARK: Come early for the fireworks and enjoy the classic rock of “RED IDLE”. The concert begins at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 4th and will continue until the fireworks begin. Food and drinks will be available for purchase. ROZZI FIREWORKS AT FREEDOM PARK: The most spectacular fireworks display in Northern Kentucky gets under way at dusk on Tuesday, July 4th. In case of inclement weather the fireworks will be re-scheduled for Wednesday, July 5th.

Hamilton’s Fourth of July Celebration

Time: 9:00AM-11:00PM
Location: Downtown Hamilton and RiversEDGE

Event Details:
All day festivities starting with the 10 am parade that goes from the Fairgrounds down Dayton Lane to 7th then to High to Front. Family Friendly activities throughout the day and Fireworks about 10pm.


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