Where to View 2020 Fourth of July Fireworks in Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio; Northern Kentucky; and Southeastern Indiana

Fireworks_2020 copyCelebrate the Fourth of July 2020 by viewing fireworks! Wear your red, white and blue when you oooh and aaah at them. Here is our list of local Fourth of July  fireworks celebrations throughout Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio; Northern Kentucky; and Southeastern Indiana.

Due to COVID-19, please be sure to verify your favorite local fireworks are not cancelled. There are still areas that are going to light up the sky. 

In order by region and community:


Red White & Blanchester Blue
July 4, 2020 – Fireworks at dusk (Festival is July 3-4, 2020)
Blanchester High School – 953 Cherry St.

July 3, 2020 at 10pm
Free drive-in fireworks show at Coney Island. Gates open at 8:30pm. Must reserve your spot!

College Corner
College Corner Old Fashion 4th of July Festival
July 4, 2020
College Corner Park Grove, College Corner, Indiana (Ohio)
Parade and fireworks

Red White and KaBoom

July 3, 2020 at 10pm
Fireworks to be viewed throughout the city! Just look up in the sky.
No festival – only the fireworks this year. Parks closed at dusk.

Hamilton July 4th Celebration

July 4, 2020 at dusk
No parade or festival. The city is testing launch locations. The fireworks will be shot higher into the sky. 

Harrison 4th of July Celebration
July 4, 2020 at dusk

300 George Street at Harrison Community Center in Harrison, Ohio.
Celebration starts at 4pm with a parade. (No entertainment, food, drinks, activities for kids and live music this year.)

Indian Hill
Indian Hill Fourth of July Celebration
July 4, 2020 – Fireworks at 9:45pm at Stephan Field 

Parade and festival are cancelled.

July 3, 2020 at 10pm
Colonial Park West at 720 North Broadway, Lebanon
Festival is cancelled.  Fireworks at 10pm.

Drive-In Concert 
Warren County Fairgrounds
July 3, 2020
Listen to the Kevin McCoy Band from your car! Evening ends with fireworks.

Loveland/Symmes Township
July 4, 2020
11660 Lebanon Road at Symmes Township Park
The Firecracker Festival is cancelled for this year, but there will be fireworks.

July 4, 2020 – 9:30am
4th of July Drive-Thru Parade 
St. Paul United Methodist Church at 8221 Miami Road, Cincinnati, Ohio
Enter parking lot off Galbraith Road. No fireworks, but first 300 kids receive a goodie bag

Red, Rhythm and Boom
July 3, 2020 – virtual event

Videos and virtual activities

Kings Island Fireworks
July 4, 2020 at dusk
6300 Kings Island Drive in Mason
Pass-holder event with reservations. Watch from Mason!

July 3, 2020 at 9:30pm
Berachach Church at 1900 Johns Road, Middletown, Ohio

Parade at 10am at Smith Park at 500 Tytus Avenue.

Montgomery Independence Day

July 3, 2020 – 7:00pm concert at Montgomery Park (streamed online)
July 4, 2020 – A Reverse Parade! Parade units are stationary at Sycamore High School and cars tour around them. 10am-12pm

South Lebanon
July 4th Fireworks

July 4, 2020 
Rogers Park at 60 S. High Street, South Lebanon, Ohio
Enjoy the fireworks (No festival)

Sycamore Township
July 4, 2020 at. 10pm
March First Brewing at 7885 E. Kemper Road, Sycamore Township
Live music; tailgating in the parking lot. Bring lawn chairs

Symmes Township
July 4, 2020
There will be fireworks. (The Firecracker Festival is cancelled this year.)

July 4, 2020
Oak Park in Wyoming.
Watch from home – the park will be closed. Or watch from Village Green, North Park, Spring Valley Bank parking lot and tennis courts, Wyoming High school turf field.



July 4, 2020 at 10pm
Mall at Fairfield Commons at 2727 Fairfield Commons Blvd., Beavercreek, Ohio
Before fireworks, there will be live entertainment. No parade this year.

Huber Heights
Star Spangled Huber Heights Fireworks
July 4, 2020 at 10pm
Thomas A. Cloud Park 4707 Brandt Pike in Huber Heights
Parade at 10; Food trucks 6pm–10pm

City of Lebanon Independence Day Celebration
July 3, 2020
Fireworks at 10pm. (No festival)

July 4, 2020 at 9:45pm

Springboro Red, White & Boro Fireworks
Springboro High School at 1675 S Main Street, Springboro, Ohio

July 4, 2020 
1000 South Market St., Troy, Ohio
Fireworks along the Great Miami River

Yellow Springs
July 4, 2020
Fourth of July Parade at 2pm; Did not see mention of fireworks



July 4, 2020 
Fireworks over the Ohio River

July 11, 2020 at 10pm
Thomas J. Wiethorn Memorial Beach Park

July 4, 2020
No fireworks.
Door and mailbox decorating contest Concert at 7pm in Presidents Park.

Pendleton County Fairgrounds at 320 Fairgrounds Road, Falmouth, Kentucky
No fireworks. Parade at 2pm.

Florence Independence Day Celebration

Florence Dept. of Public Health Stadium at 7850 Tanners Lane, Florence, Kentucky
July 3, 2020  Fireworks at 10pm  (rain date: July 4)
Fireworks  – not festival for 2020; enjoy the fireworks from your car or yard if you live nearby; limited parking at the Florence Government Center. You can view the fireworks within a 2-mile radius of the Government Center.

Ft. Thomas
July 4, 2020 at 10pm
Fireworks shot from Rossford, Tower and Highland Parks. Watch from home – no entry to the parks.

July 4, 2020 Fireworks at 10pm

Donna Yeager Amphitheater in Memorial Park at 2003 Jack Woods Parkway in Independence, Kentucky
Parade at 11am starting at Summit View on Madison Pike and leads to Simon Kenton High School (2.5 mile wide parade for social distancing!)

Union Celebrates America
June 26, 2020 
Union, Kentucky
Only fireworks this year at dusk. No parade or street party. Fireworks will be shot high – you should be able to enjoy from where you live in Union.



Aurora Red, White and Boom
July 5, 2020
Lesko Park – Indiana 56, Aurora, Indiana

Fireworks at 10pm (Festival is cancelled)

College Corner
College Corner Old Fashion 4th of July Festival

July 4, 2020
College Corner Park Grove, College Corner, Indiana (Ohio)
Parade at 4pm and fireworks 

Greendale Independence Day Fireworks
July 4, 2020 at dusk (9:30pm) 
827 Nowlin Avenue at Greendale Park in Greendale, Indiana
Virtual 5k run/walk and fireworks

Lake Santee Fireworks
July 4, 2020 at dusk  – residents and guests only

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

Liberty Indiana
Liberty 4th of July Festival

July 3–4, 2020  – unconfirmed 765-458-5976 
Live music, beer garden, food and crafts – no mention of fireworks

Madison Regatta Fireworks and Parade
July 4, 2020 
Riverfront in Madison, Indiana
Fireworks  at the Bicentennial Park (No parade or festival)

Fireman’s Festival and Fireworks
July 4, 2020 at dusk
Metamora, Indiana

The fire department raise funds with this fun festival. Enjoy the beer garden and live music. Parade at 6pm and fireworks at dusk.

Rising Sun
Rising Sun Fireworks on the River
July 11, 2020 at dusk 
Riverfront Park at 200 S. Front Street, Rising Sun, Indiana


Live from Music Hall: A Virtual July 4th Celebration
July 4, 2020 (7–8pm)
Patriotic music from the Cincinnati Pops at Music Hall streamed live!


Updated: July 2, 2020

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