July 4 – Fireworks and Events in Cincinnati {2021}

Get ready for Independence Day with this listing of 4th of July events and fireworks in Cincinnati.

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The list of celebrations is loooong for July 4, 2021. Who’s ready?!

Here are the the best 4th of July fireworks, parades, and festivals in Cincinnati and the surrounding areas:

Sparks in the Park (Milford)
Date: July 2, 2021
Their Independence Day celebration is scheduled for Friday, July 2nd from 8-10pm.  Rozzi’s Fireworks go off at 10pm…..Stay tuned for more information.

Colerain Township’s 4th of July Spectacular
Date: July 3, 2021
The Rumpke/Colerain 4th of July Spectacular presented by Northgate Mall is dedicated to their residents and truly represents our fine community. We are a large community with a small town feel and we want to give our community an event that honors that! Back-to-basics, hometown Americana, family-oriented (no alcohol) event that celebrates our Country and this great place we call home! Free admission, free parking, free shuttles (Northgate Mall and Colerain Middle School), spectacular musical entertainment, and more.

Edgewood’s 4th of July Extravaganza (KY)
Date: July 3, 2021
Come early for the fireworks and enjoy the amazing vocals of “Derek Alan Band” The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 3rd and will continue until the fireworks begin at 9:45. Vendors will be available for purchase of food and beverages.
The parade will begin at the Caywood Elementary and Turkeyfoot Middle School campus at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 3rd. No walkers are permitted in the parade route, all participants must be mobile.

Fairfield Red, White & Kaboom
Date: July 3, 2021, Fireworks at 10pm
Due to current restrictions, they are only be holding the fireworks show. There will not be any planned events in the parks such as food trucks, concerts, etc. Harbin Park will be close and be cleared of the public at dusk. All other parks will close at their normal times (dusk) including Village Green. The fireworks show has been designed to help increase the viewing area throughout Fairfield by utilizing bigger shells and a larger shooting zone. The fireworks show will last approximately 20 minutes.

Ft. Mitchell 4th of July Parade (KY)
Date: July 3, 2021
The parade will start at 12pm at the DCCH Center on Orphanage Road, go down Dixie Highway, go down Beechwood Road, and end at Beechwood Road/Pleasant Ridge Avenue.

Freedom Fest and Fireworks in New Richmond
Date: July 3 and July 4, 2021
Celebrate our independence this year at New Richmond Ohio’s “Freedom Fest” presented by Humana and VFW Fred Calaway Post 6770. All of the events are family friendly and will be spread out over a day and a half. Be sure to check out their long list of activities on their site.

LaRosa’s Balloon Glow
Date: July 3, 2021
Get up close with more than a dozen, dazzling hot-air balloons lighting up against the night sky followed by a spectacular fireworks grand finale. Enjoy all of Coney Island’s favorites like Sunlite Pool, Cannonball Cove, and Twister. PLUS, challenge yourself on the brand new inflatable obstacle course, the Challenge Zone!
Where: Coney Island, 6201 Kellogg Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45230

Madeira Independence Day Parade and Celebration
Date: July 3, 2021
Madeira Mile: 5:30 pm; Parade: 6:00 pm; Festivities at McDonald Commons Park- (food, beer, entertainment, fireworks)

Metamora Annual Fireman’s Festival (Indiana)
Date: July 3, 2021; 4pm+
This year’s festival will be held at Gateway Park in Metamora Indiana. Parade starts at 6pm and fireworks at dusk.

City of Montgomery Parade and Festival
Date: July 3, 2021
Food, entertainment, and family fun! Live band featuring Eden, food vendors, magic shows, crafts, scavenger hunt, All-Star Baseball Game
Where: 10101 Montgomery Rd, Montgomery, Ohio 45242

Mt. Healthy Fireworks at City Park
Date: July 3, 2021
The 3rd of July celebration kicks off with a performance by Colour of Rhythm! Music starts at 6 PM with fireworks starting at dark.
Where: Mt Healthy City Park, 1541 Hill Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45231

Freedom Fest and Fireworks in New Richmond
Date: July 3 and July 4, 2021
Celebrate our independence this year at New Richmond Ohio’s “Freedom Fest” presented by Humana and VFW Fred Calaway Post 6770. All of the events are family friendly and will be spread out over a day and a half. Be sure to check out their long list of activities on their site.

Hamilton’s 4th of July Parade
Date: July 4, 2021, 3-5pm
“Celebrating Freedom and Hamilton” The 4th of July falls on a Sunday this year meaning that the start time for the parade has been pushed back to 3pm to accommodate many of our spectators/participants. RiversEdge will have live music.

Harrison Fourth of July Fireworks
Date: July 4, 2021
The Harrison Recreation Commission has planned an evening of fun including a parade, fireworks, live music and other entertainment. Food, drinks and adult beverages will be available for purchase. There will be free family activities including a cornhole tournament, face painting and more.
See their site for event times.
Where: Harrison Community Center, 300 George St., Harrison, OH 45030

City of Loveland’s Independence Day Celebration
Date: July 4, 2021
The City of Loveland’s Independence Day celebration is back for 2021! The event will feature a parade, kid zone, concert, and fireworks. Stay tuned for more details!

July 4th at March First Brewing
Date: July 4, 2021
2021 plans have not been announced yet.

Red White & Blue Ash
Date: July 4, 2021
Coming July 4th, Red, White & Blue Ash returns with a spectacular Independence Day fireworks show only. Check back soon for more information.
Where: Summit Park, 4335 Glendale Milford Rd, Blue Ash, OH 45242

Sawyer Point Summer Concert Series Fourth of July Celebration
Date: July 4, 2021
Celebrate the Fourth of July at Sawyer Point! Enjoy live music, food and drinks and fireworks by the river at the Summer Concert Series. Live music from 2:30-10pm.

Stricker’s Grove 4th of July Celebration
Date: July 4, 2021
Admission to the park is free. There is a charge for parking. Food and drink for purchase or bring your own food. If your party would like to ride rides, purchase individual tickets or an arm band for unlimited riding.
Where: Stricker’s Grove, 11490 Hamilton Cleves Rd, Hamilton, Ohio 45013

Taps, Tastes, and Tune at VOA Park
Date: July 4, 2021 (for fireworks, see below for more dates)
Taps, Tastes, and Tunes will be moving to the National Voice of America Museum of Broadcasting for a 4th of July weekend celebration. The event will take place July 2nd from 5-11pm, the 3rd from 12-11pm and the 4th from 12-9 pm at 8070 Tylersville Rd. (GPS use Cox Road.) West Chester, Ohio 45069.
Join in for a fun-filled weekend of live music, great food, cold beverages, and activities for the whole family including a extravagant 4th of July Fireworks show presented by the West Chester Township on Sunday night at 9:00 p.m. Admission for all three days and the fireworks show is free.

Community Fireworks Display in Symmes Twp.
Date: July 4, 2021
Symmes Township will be have a fireworks display at Symmes Park and Phillips Park – offsite viewing only. Starts at dusk.

Wyoming July 4th Celebration
Date: July 4, 2021
Their Parade begins at noon followed by a block party at the Village Green featuring live music and local food specials – 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Rozzi’s Famous Fireworks will be at Oak Park starting at 9:45 p.m.

Liberty Center  – Red, White & Brews

Reading American Legion 4th of July Celebration

Green Township Independence Day Fireworks and Concert

Ault Park Fireworks

Evendale July 4th Festivities

Light Up the Sky at Monroe Community Park

Northside 4th of July Parade and Rock-n-Roll Carnival
Date: canceled for 2021

Norwood Hometown Fireworks
Date: Facebook page says “see you in 2022”

Please be sure to check with the venue of your choice to confirm the date and time. We did our best to list everything in an accurate fashion but we all make mistakes. Many of these events are weather dependent. Be sure to click the link and check out the website for each event before you head out the door.

11 thoughts on “July 4 – Fireworks and Events in Cincinnati {2021}”

  1. We heard that Amelia, Ohio was having a fireworks display, it was not in your list? Do you know anything about this, or could you find out? Thanks

  2. Hi Winona, I have not been able to find anything about a fireworks show in Amelia for this year. I searched and came up empty.

  3. Hi

    Don’t forget about the Northside Parade and Rock N’ Roll Carnival! Its been a tradition for I don’t know how long but it’s my favorite parade to hangout on Hamilton Ave and watch.


  4. yes you can go to mount echo Park you can go to the park off of Grand avenue you can also get to the same park off of Grand avenue off of Mount Hope avenue in Price Hill and you can go to the view which is the high rise apartments in Price Hill off of price avenue

  5. city of Hamilton (copied from their website):
    parade: 3pm – (Leaves Garfield promptly at this time)
    Ends: Approximately 5pm at Front & Ludlow Streets in Downtown

    7:00pm – 4th of July in Hamilton at RiversEdge: That Arena Rock Show and H&R Rock will take the stage at 7:00pm and play until the Hamilton fireworks begin at 10:00pm!

    10:00pm – Hamilton’s fireworks show will begin! Fireworks will be let off from Veteran’s Park.

  6. Late night, 10:30 in Anderson Township, Ohio. I live in the 5800 block of Salem Road and having resigned myself to stay home tonight I have been hearing fireworks for fifty minutes. I just was not invited. Nothing new. Happy 245 America!

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