Where and When to View Fourth of July 2018 Fireworks in Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio; Northern Kentucky; and Southeastern Indiana

Local Fourth of July Fireworks 2018Celebrate the Fourth of July 2018 by viewing fireworks! Wear your red, white and blue when you oooh and aaah at them. Here is a our list of local Fourth of July  fireworks celebrations throughout Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio; Northern Kentucky; and Southeastern Indiana. In order by region and community:


14th Annual Independence Day Parade

July 4, 2018
Fourth of July Parade starts at 10am at 7954 Beechmont Avenue
Need to confirm fireworks – 688-8400 Steve Sievers

Red White & Blanchester Blue
July 4, 2018 – Fireworks at dusk (Festival is July 3-4, 2018)
Blanchester High School – 953 Cherry St.

Blue Ash
Red, White and Blue Ash
July 4, 2018
Summit Park in Blue Ash, Ohio
All kinds of fun as well as live entertainment (Pat Benatar, Neil Giraldo and John Waite) with the fireworks starting at 10pm.

LaRosa’s Balloon Glow
July 3, 2018
Coney Island, Kellogg Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio
Enjoy the day at Coney Island including live music and stay until evening when the hot air balloons will fill sky.

Patriotic Pops – The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra

July 4, 2018
Riverbend Music Center at 6295 Kellogg Avenue in Cincinnati, Ohio
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra will play some patriotic tunes at 8pm and Rozzi’s Famous Fireworks will be displayed at dusk.

Colerain Township
Fourth of July Spectacular
July 3, 2018
Colerain Government Complex at 4160 Springdale Road
Live music and free shuttles.

College Corner
College Corner Old Fashion 4th of July Festival
July 4, 2018
College Corner Park Grove, College Corner, Indiana (Ohio)
Breaded tenderloin, Jo Jo potatoes and more!  No mention of fireworks

Crosby Township
Sticker’s Grove 4th of July Fireworks
July 4, 2018
11490 Hamilton Cleves Road in Crosby Township, Ohio
Free admission to park. Fireworks at 10pm

Downtown Cincinnati
Cincinnati Reds Independence Day Fireworks Show
July 4, 2018
See fireworks following the ball game on the 4th or go to Smale Riverfront Park or Newport on the Levee for great views!

Fairborn July 3rd Block Party and 4th of July Parade
July 3 and 4th, 2018
Fairborn, Ohio
July 3: Block party on Main Street with food, crafts and games.
July 4: Parade in the morning
No fireworks mentioned 

Red White and KaBoom

July 3, 2018
William Harbin Park in Fairfield, Ohio
Festivities all day at various locations ending with fireworks.

Green Township
Green Township 4th of July Fireworks

July 3, 2018 at 10pm
6717 Bridgetown Road at Kuliga Parkin Green Township in Cincinnati, Ohio
Concert starts at 7:30p

Hamilton July 4th Celebration

July 4, 2018 at dusk
Downtown Hamilton near the courthouse (101 High St.) in Hamilton, Ohio
Parade at 10am at the Butler Co Fairgrounds. Live music.

Harrison 4th of July Celebration
July 4, 2018 at dusk

300 George Street at Harrison Community Center in Harrison, Ohio.
Celebration starts at 4pm with a parade. Entertainment, food, drinks, activities for kids and live music by GenX at the community center.

Hyde Park
Ault Park Independence Day Fireworks

July 4, 2018 at 10pm
5090 Observatory Circle, Cincinnati, Ohio
Children’s parade at 11am. Concessions from 6-10pm. Live music starts at 7:30pm.

Indian Hill
Indian Hill Fourth of July Celebration

July 4, 2018 –  Fireworks at 9:45pm at Stephan Field
Parade at 10am – Given Rd. to Shawnee Run Rd. followed by activities at Stephan Field

July 3, 2018 at 1pm
Colonial Park West at 720 North Broadway, Lebanon, Ohio
Parade at 4pm in downtown Lebanon. Celebration from 6pm-10pm at  Colonial Park West. Enjoy music, activities and a petting zoo.

Liberty Township
Red White and Liberty
July 1, 2018
A day of activities at the park 1-4pm. No fireworks mentioned!

Liberty Township
Light Up Liberty 

July 1, 2018
6101 Princeton Glendale Road in Liberty Township, Ohio (Princeton Pike Church of God)
Family run zone with rides and games. Live music. Food-truck fare. Fireworks at dusk.

Liberty Township
Liberty Township – Fourth of July
July 4, 2018
6840 Lakota Lane at Lakota East High School in Liberty Township, Ohio
5K run/walk  for Liberty followed by a parade at 10am. (Did not see mention of fireworks.)

Loveland/Symmes Township
Firecracker Festival
June 30, 2018
11660 Lebanon Road at Symmes Township Park
Games, food and fireworks!

Independence Day Celebration
July 4, 2018
Historic downtown Loveland, Ohio
Events held at Fountain Green, Nisbet Park, City Hall and other locations in Loveland. Fireworks at 10pm.

Madeira Independence Day

July 3, 2018 – Fireworks at 10:00pm
Sellman Park – 6700 Marvin Ave
The parade starts at 7pm along Miami Avenue. Enjoy food and music, too at 8pm.

Mariemont Independence Celebration

July 3, 2018 at 9pm
Dogwood Park on Mariemont Avenue in Mariemont, Ohio.
Enjoy the fireworks along with patriotic music from the Carillon.

Red, Rhythm and Boom
July 3, 2018
Mason Municipal Campus in Mason, Ohio
The Fray will be performing. Enjoy carnival rides and lots of food. The Skydiving exhibit starts at 5:30pm. Fireworks at 10pm.

Kings Island Fireworks
July 4, 2018
6300 Kings Island Drive in Mason, Ohio
Fee to enter park. The fireworks start at 10pm.

Fireworks & Broad Street Blast

July 3, 2018 at 10pm
Smith Park at Tytus and Verity Parkway in Middletown, Ohio
Food trucks, kids zone, concert and fireworks

Mt. Healthy
Mt. Healthy Fourth of July Fireworks

July 3, 2018 – Fireworks at dusk
1541 Hill Avenue at City Park
Food, drinks and live music. Enjoy the kid’s parade, too.

Sparks in the Park
July 3, 2018 at dusk
Riverside Ball Field at 100 Race Street in Milford, Ohio
Celebration from 6-10pm. Live music! Bring your lawn chair

Montgomery Independence Day

July 3, 2018 – 7:30 pm concert at Montgomery Park
July 4, 2018 – 10am parade at Cooper and Montgomery Roads; 11am -2pm Festival in Montgomery Park

Light Up the Sky
July 4, 2018
Monroe Community Park at 55 South Main Street in Monroe, Ohio
Fireworks at dusk
Parade at 12pm and ends at Monroe Community Park. Enjoy games and fun. Beer garden, too.

Village of Moscow Fireworks
July 3, 2018 at dusk
Fireworks set off near the Ohio River

New Richmond
July 4th on the River
July 4, 2018 at 10pm
Music, rides, food and beverage trucks. Parade starts at 3pm

Northside Rock N’ Roll Carnival

July 3-4, 2018 
Jacob Hoffner Park at 1618 Blue Rock Street in Northside in Cincinnati, Ohio
Carnival, parade and fireworks on the 4th.

Norwood Hometown Fireworks
July 4, 2018 at 10pm

Shea Stadium – 2603 Harris Avenue in Norwood in Cincinnati, Ohio
Bring your dancing shows and lawn chairs!

Oxford Freedom Festival Parade

July 2, 2018 – Fireworks at 10:00pm
Oxford Community Park at 6801 Fairfield Road, Oxford, Ohio
Festival starts at 6:00pm with climbing wall, pie-backing contest and music.

Reading American Legion Fourth of July

July 1, 2018 at dusk
Koenig Park (Columbia Avenue) in Reading, Ohio
(Festival held on June 29-30, 2018)

Stricker’s Grove 4th of July Fireworks

July 4, 2018
11490 Hamilton Cleves Road in Ross, Ohio
Fee to into park. Enjoy the rides and fireworks at 10pm.

South Lebanon
July 4th Fireworks Festival

July 4, 2018
A fun festival at Rogers Park starts at 4pm with live music, food and other attractions, ending in fireworks at dusk.

St. Bernard
Cancelled this year. :<

Wyoming July 4th Celebration

July 4, 2018 at 9:45pm
Oak Park (Oak Avenue) in Wyoming, Ohio.
Music of America Theme: 10am Parade, games from 6pm-9:30pm at the park.


Red, White & Brew at Fairfield Commons
July 7, 2018 at 10pm
The Mall at Fairfield Commons at 2727 Fairfield Commons, Beavercreek, Ohio
Food trucks, music, beer garden and fireworks!

Centerville-Washington Township Americana Festival Fireworks
July 4, 2018 at 10pm
Centerville High School Football Stadium – 500 East Franklin Street
July 3, 2018: Flag ceremony and Americana Concert at Stubbs Park
July 4, 2018: Auto show on North Main Street. Entertainment begins at 11am.

Downtown Dayton
Dayton Lights in Flight Fireworks
July 3, 2018 at 10pm
Riverscape MetroPark at 111 E. Monument Avenue in downtown Dayton, Ohio
A multi-cultural festival with food and live music! Starts at 6pm and fireworks are at 10pm.

Red White and Boonshoft
July 4, 2018
2600 Deweese Parkway, Dayton, Ohio
Food, fun and fireworks! Fee

Englewood Fireworks Celebration

July 4, 2018 at 10pm
Centennial Park – 321 Union Boulevard in Englewood.
Enjoy the Englewood Civic Band at 7pm.

July 3, 2018 – Fireworks and festival at VFW at 5075 Enon Xenia Road  Enon, Ohio
July 4, 2018 – Parade at 1pm begins at Indian Valley School. Free food!

Fairborn 4th of July Parade and Fireworks

July 4, 2018 at 10pm
Fairborn Community Park at 691 E. Dayton-Yellow Springs Rd in Fairborn, Ohio
Parade starts at 10am. Live entertainment and concessions!

July 4, 2018 at dusk
Franklin Community Park at 304 East 6th Street, Franklin, Ohio
Live music, kids play area, parade at 10am. Wettest Parade in Ohio at 10am!

July 1, 2018
Darke County Fairgrounds at 800 Sweitzer Street, Greenville, Ohio
9:30 pm

Huber Heights
Star Spangled Huber Heights Fireworks
June 30, 2018 at 10pm

Thomas A. Cloud Park 4707 Brandt Pike in Huber Heights
Parade at 10 and festival with food trucks begins at 12pm.

Go Fourth!

July 4, 2018 at dusk (to be verified) called 5/11- Claudine – 937-296-3379
Delco Park – 1700 Delco Park Drive in Kettering, Ohio
6-11pm – Live music, food, Play Zone and fun!

City of Lebanon Independence Day Celebration
July 3, 2018
Parade at 3pm, live entertainment and fireworks at 10pm

Star Spangled Boom in Moraine
July 4, 2018 at 10pm
Wax Park: 3800 Main St. in Moraine, Ohio
Food, refreshments and amusement rides. Love entertainment starts at 7pm.

City of Piqua 4th Fest
July 4, 2018
Downtown Piqua from 12 – 9:30pm. Fireworks at 10pm.
Pop-up splash pad, kids zones and more! Bike parade at 12pm.

Springboro Red, White & Boro Fireworks
July 4, 2018 at 9:45pm
Springboro High School at 1675 S Main Street, Springboro, Ohio

Springfield Old Fashioned Country Fireworks
July 2, 2018 at 10pm

4401 South Charleston Pike, Springfield, Ohio
Music begins at 7pm. Fireworks will commence at 10pm.

Tipp City
4th of July Fireworks in Tipp City
July 4, 2018
City Park at 35 Parkwood Drive, Tipp City, Ohio
Fireworks at 10pm

July 4, 2018 
1000 South Market St., Troy, Ohio
Fireworks along the Great Miami River

Vandalia Star Spangled Celebration

July 3, 2018 at 10pm
Vandalia Sports Complex – 1101 Stonequarry Road
Enjoy live music! 7-10 festival.

Kevin Sonnycald Memorial Fireworks

July 6, 2018 at 9:45pm
Shawnee Park in Xenia, Ohio
Face painting, magic show, parade and live music


Fireman’s Fourth of July
Augusta, Kentucky
July 6-7, 2018
Enjoy the fish fry and other foods as well as activities and games. And the grand finale are the fireworks over the Ohio River!

Carrollton, Kentucky
July 4, 2018
Point Point in historic downtown Carrollton, Kentucky
Live music and fireworks at dusk

July 4th Fireworks Festival
July 4, 2018
A fun festival at Rogers Park starts at 4pm with live music, food and other attractions, ending in fireworks at dusk.

Edgewood Fourth of July Extravaganza

500 Freedom Park Drive at Freedom Park in Edgewood, Kentucky
July 4, 2018 at 9:30pm
Fireworks at dusk at Freedom Park. 5k race (7:30am), parade (9:30am) and a free concert at 7pm.

Florence Independence Day Celebration

UC Health Stadium in Florence, Kentucky
July 3, 2018  Fireworks at 10pm
4-11 with rides, food, music and fireworks!

Fort Mitchell
Independence Day Parade – no mention of fireworks
July 4, 2018
Starts at Orphanage Road at 12:30pm  in Fort Mitchell, Kentucky

Fort Thomas
Fort Thomas Independence Day

Tower Park in Fort Thomas, Kentucky
July 4, 2018 
Parade begins at 10:30am. Festivities begin at Tower Park following the parade.

4th of July Parade and Celebration
July 6-7, 2018 – Fireworks at 10pm on July 7th

Donna Yeager Amphitheater in Memorial Park at 2003 Jack Woods Parkway in Independence, Kentucky
Friday:  Live music concert
Saturday: Parade at 3pm. Concert at 7pm; fireworks at 10pm

Union Celebrates America
June 29, 2018 
Union Community Building at 10087 Old Union Road in Union, Kentucky
Parade at 7pm. Street dance with a live band, food and brew trucks. Fireworks at dark.

Aurora Red, White and Boom
June 29-30, 2018
Lesko Park – Indiana 56, Aurora, Indiana
Military equipment display,  car show, beer/wine garden. Seaplane rides. Fireworks at dusk on June 30, 2018

Brookville Canoefest (Indiana)
June 30, 2018 – fireworks at 10:30pm
Franklin County Fairgrounds at 11225 County Park Road, Brookville, Indiana
Indiana’s largest canoe race.

College Corner Old Fashion 4th of July Festival
July 4, 2018
College Corner Park Grove, College Corner, Indiana (Ohio)
Breaded tenderloin, Jo Jo potatoes and more!  No mention of fireworks

Greendale Independence Day Fireworks
July 4, 2018 at 9:30pm
827 Nowlin Avenue at Greendale Park in Greendale, Indiana
5k race at 9am. Fishing derby at 9am. Bike parade at 3pm.

Liberty 4th of July Festival
July 6-8, 2018
Liberty Indiana
Live music, beer garden, food and crafts – no mention of fireworks

Lake Santee Fireworks
July 7, 2018 at dusk (10pm)

Lake Santee (13 SW Wren Parkway) in Greensburg, Indiana
Beach Bash, Clarksburg Volunteer Fire Department lunch, entertainment at the amphitheater

Liberty 4th of July Festival
July 6-8, 2018
Liberty Indiana
Live music, beer garden, food and crafts – no mention of fireworks

Madison Regatta Fireworks
July 6-8, 2018 at 10pm
Riverfront in Madison, Indiana
Music festival, food trucks and fireworks.

Fireman’s Festival and Fireworks
July 7, 2018 at dusk
Metamora, Indiana
The fire department raise funds with this fun festival. Enjoy the beer garden and live music.

Rising Sun
Rising Sun Fireworks on the River
July 3, 2018 at dusk
Front Street, Rising Sun, Indiana
Live music at the Rising Sun Riverfront Park.

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