Fourth of July Activities in Northeast Ohio

Fourth of July Activities in Northeast Ohio

Enjoy the Fourth of July weekend with your family with fireworks displays, parades and festivals. The following activities are happening during the holiday weekend in the greater Cleveland/Akron area. Please check individual websites for safety procedures, special requirements and up-to-date information.

July 1-3, 5

4th of July Flea Market. Looking for something fun to do during the holiday weekend?  Stop out at the Hartville MarketPlace & Flea Market for an exciting weekend of shopping, food and fun. 1289 Edison St. NW, Hartville, hartvillemarketplace.com/events/4th-of-july-weekend

July 1-8

Red, White & Blue Flag Avenue. Follow the flags to learn about Ohio’s red, white, and blue animal species. The path will take you to the Wildlife Conservation Center and back along the same route, with lots to see and learn along the way. Exploration Gateway, 5710-5712 12th St., Canton, 330-409-8096, starkparks.com

July 2

Patriotic Pack Walk Parade. Join this pack walk parade with friendly dogs to celebrate the Fourth of July. Patriotic decorations and costumes are encouraged. 7-8 p.m. Wellington Reservation, 525 Jones Rd., Wellington, loraincountymetroparks.com

July 3

Fairport Harbor Red, White & Blue Festival. Enjoy a family friendly festival with activities, entertainment, and food in Fairport Memorial Park and Finn Hollow Park. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. fairportharbor.org/events/red-white-and-blue-festival-golf-cart-parade

July 3-4

An American Celebration at Blossom Music Center. Celebrate the start of the Blossom season and enjoy a night under the stars with great music, fireworks and fun for the whole family. 1145 W. Steels Corners Road, Cuyahoga Falls, http://clevelandorchestra.com clevelandorchestra.com

Berea Grindstone Festival. Paddle boat rides on Coe Lake, live entertainment with band concerts, inflatables and food vendors. A spectacular fireworks display ends the event and attracts thousands of visitors from throughout the region. Coe Lake Park, cityofberea.org

Aurora July 4th Weekend Celebration. 38th annual fun run on July 3 at 8 a.m. and Dive-in Movie at dusk. Parade on July 4 at 1 p.m. and fireworks at dusk. auroraoh.com

July 4

July 4th Concert. Join Stephen A. Eva and the Chagrin Falls Studio Orchestra for a public band concert celebrating America’s birthday. You’ll hear patriotic music, movie favorites, and other popular music. 2-4 p.m. Riverside Park, 34 E. Orange St., Chagrin Falls, thecfso.com

Chardon Old Glory Days. Children’s parade, games, music, face painting, balloon animals and pie eating contest. 1-4 p.m. Chardon Square Gazebo, Short Court Street, chardonchamber.com

Come Join the Parade! Meet at 9:15 am in the parking lot of SS Peter and George Coptic Orthodox Church and walk 1.1 miles to Clague Park. Westlake Porter Public Library, westlakelibrary.org

Mentor July 4th Concert & Fireworks. Come and see a spectacular performance by National Country Artist, Darryl Worley at the Mentor Civic Amphitheater from 8-10 p.m., with a spectacular firework display immediately following the performance. Fireworks can be viewed from Civic Center Park and Mentor High School. Cityofmentor.com

Family Hike at Mentor Marsh. Look at leaves, bark, and growth forms to identify these woody beauties. You’ll search for the red, white, and blue-red maples, white oaks, and blue beeches. 2 p.m. Cleveland Museum of Natural History, 1 Wade Oval Drive, Cleveland, cmnh.org

Raintree 5K and Fun Run. This family fun event is perfect for participants ages 5+ and takes you around the beautiful golf course. 7:30 a.m. Raintree Golf & Event Ctr., 4350 Mayfair Rd. Green, cityofgreen.org

July 5

TOGETHER Stow Strong 4th of July Parade. The caravan of parade vehicles will drive through and visit local Stow neighborhoods and some public areas.10 a.m. Stow City Hall, stowohio.org

 

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