Fireworks and summer fun dates set in Northeast Ohio

CLEVELAND - NewsChannel5's list of fireworks in the northeast Ohio area for the 2014 summer season.


1) Akron Rib White & Blue Festival, Friday, July 4 at 9:45pm, Lock 3 200 South Main Street.
2) Portage Lakes: Saturday, July 5 at dusk, Mason's Point (Portage Lakes State Park) 5031 Manchester Road.
3) Italian American Festival Saturday, July 12 at 9:45pm, Lock 3 200 South Main Street.


1) Friday, July 4 at dusk, Silver Park, 2930 South Union Ave. (Rain date is Friday, July 5).
2) Carnation Festival: Saturday, August 16 at 9:30pm, Silver Park, 2930 South Union Ave.


1) Friday, July 4 at dusk, Community Stadium (Hiner Ave. & Katherine Ave.).

2) Saturday, July 5 at dusk, Riverside Park (S. Spring St & W. Bustle St)

3) Saturday, August 30 at dusk, Pleasant Hill Park (3431 State Rt 95)

Aurora: Friday, July 4 at 9:45pm, West Pioneer Trail ball fields.

Austintown Township: Thursday, July 3 at 10pm, Austintown Township Park.

Avon: Friday, July 4 (following the conclusion of the Lake Erie Crushers game) All Pro Freight Stadium, 2009 Baseball Blvd.

Avon Lake: Thursday, July 3 at dusk, Weiss Field 33401 Webber Rd.

Bainbridge Township: Sunday, July 6 at dusk, Kenston High School from Snyder Road. Bainbridge Road entrance will be closed.

Bay Village: Bay Days, Friday, July 4 at dusk, Cahoon Memorial Park – West, located between Cahoon Road and the Metroparks and between Wolf Road and Lake Erie.

Bellevue: Bellevue Community Days – Friday, June 27 at 10:30pm, Greenwood Heights Park


1) Friday, July 4 at 10pm, Coe Lake.
2) Cuyahoga County Fair, Saturday, August 9 at 10:30pm, Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds 312 Park Drive.

Boardman: Sunday, July 6 at dusk, after the concert at Maag Outdoor Arts Theatre in Boardman Park.

Bratenahl: Thursday, July 3 at dusk, Village Park.

Brecksville: Brecksville Home Days, Saturday, June 28 AND Sunday, June 29 at 10pm, Downtown Brecksville on Brecksville Road.

Broadview Heights: Home Days, Friday, July 11, Saturday July 12 AND Sunday July 13 at 10pm, 9543 Broadview Road.

Brook Park: Brook Park Community Days, Sunday, July 13 at dusk, 17001 Holland Road.

Brunswick: Saturday, July 5 at 10:30 pm, Brunswick High School Performing Arts Center.

Burton: Friday, July 4 at dusk at the Geauga County Fairgrounds.


1) Friday, July 4 at dusk, at Bliss Tower on 2nd Street
2) Pro Football HOF Enshrinement, Saturday, July 26 at dusk, Cornerstone Square, intersection of Tuscarawas Street East & Walnut Ave SE.

Canal Fulton:

1) Olde Canal Days, Saturday, July 12 at dusk, downtown Canal Fulton.

2) Canal Fulton Bicentennial, Sunday, August 3, at dusk at St. Helena Heritage Park

Canfield: Saturday, June 28 at 10pm, Canfield Fairgrounds on Columbiana.

Cedar Point: Friday, July 4 AND Saturday, July 5 at dusk, Cedar Point Amusement Park, 1 Cedar Point Drive Sandusky, OH 44871

Chardon: Old Glory Days, Thursday, July 3 at dusk, between Chardon High School and Middle School
151 Chardon Avenue.


1) Cleveland Symphony Star Spangled Spectacular, Monday, July 2 at dusk, Downtown Cleveland Public Square.
2) Friday, July 4 at dusk, fireworks shot off from where Cuyahoga River meets Lake Erie in the Flats (near Edgewater Park)

3) Greater Cleveland Aquarium – Red, White and Brew, Friday, July 4 at dusk at 2000 Sycamore Street

Columbia Station: Homecoming, Saturday, June 28 at dusk, Columbia Township Park, 25540 Royalton Road.

Columbiana: Friday, July 4 at 10pm at Firestone Park.

Conneaut: Saturday, July 5 at 10pm, Lakeview Park 480 Lake Road.

Cuyahoga Falls: Blossom Festival Salute to America, Thursday, July 3 AND Friday, July 4 at dusk, Blossom Music Center 1145 West Steels Corners Road.


1) Wednesday, July 2 at dusk, West Park at 1200 Foster Avenue.

2) Saturday, July 5 at dusk, Lorain County Speedway

Fairlawn: Sunday, June 29 at 10pm, Bicentennial Park on South Smith Road

Fairview Park: Summerfest, Saturday, June 28 at dusk, Bohlken Park, West 210 Street behind Target and the Westgate Shopping Plaza.

Fairport Harbor: Mardi Gras -- Sunday, July 6 at dusk, Fairport Harbor Lakefront Park
301 Huntington Beach Drive.

Garrettsville: Summerfest, Saturday, June 28 at 10pm, Main Street.

Geneva-on-the-Lake: Friday, July 4 at 10 p.m., Municipal Golf Course 4902 Al Mraz Drive.

Gnadenhutten: Saturday, July 5 at 10 pm, Heck’s Grove Park

Grafton: Friday, July 4 at 10pm, Willow Park off of Grafton Rd.

Green: FreedomFest – Saturday, June 28 at 10:15pm, Boettler Park (5300 Massillon Road.)

Hiram: Thursday, July 3 at 9:30pm at Hiram College Football Field.

Hudson: Saturday, July 5 at dusk, Barlow Farm Park 2100 Barlow Rd.


1) Red White and Blues Bang Fireworks, Saturday, July 5 at dusk, Huron Boat Basin 330 Main Street.
2) Huron River Fest, Friday, July 11 at 10:15pm, Huron Boat Basin 330 Main Street.

Independence: Thursday, July 3 at 10pm, Elmwood Park 6363 Selig Drive.

Jackson Township: Community Celebration, Saturday, July 28 at dusk, North Park on Fulton Road.

Kelleys Island: Islandfest, Saturday, July 19 at dusk, Division Street.

Kent: Heritage Festival, Saturday, July 5 at 10pm, downtown Kent on Mogadore Road.

Kirtland: Vintage Ohio Wine Festival, Friday, August 1 at dusk, Lake Metroparks Farmpark 8800 Chardon Road.

Lakewood: Friday, July 4 at 9:45pm, Lakewood Park 14532 Lake Avenue (Lake Ave. & Belle Ave.).

Lodi: Sweet Corn Festival, Friday, July 18 at 10:30pm, Wooster Street.

Lorain: Lorain Black River Landing Port Fest, Friday, July 4 at dusk, 421 Black River Lane, shot off from the Mile Long Pier on the east side of Lorain (Can be seen from the Black River Landing).

Loudonville: Saturday, July 6 at dusk, Riverside Park S.Spring St. & W. Bustle Street.

Mansfield: Saturday, July 5 at dusk, Charles Mill Lake Park 1277A State Route 430.

Mantua: St. Joseph’s Annual Ox Roast Fair, Friday, July 18 at 10pm, 11045 St Joseph Blvd.


1) Jackson Twp Community Celebration Saturday, June 28 at dusk, North Park 7660 Fulton Road NW.

2) City of Champions Independence Day Celebration: Thursday, July 3 at dusk, Paul Brown Tiger Stadium

Mayfield Village: Saturday, June 28 at dusk, Gazebo on Wilson Mills Road.


1) Thursday, July 3 at dusk, Medina Community Recreation Center 855 Weymouth Road.
2) Medina County Fair, Sunday, August 3 at 10pm, Fairgrounds 710 West Smith Road.


1) Friday, July 4 at 9:50pm, Civic Center Park 8500 Civic Center Blvd.
2) CityFest, Saturday, August 23 at dusk, Civic Center Park 8500 Civic Center Blvd.

Millersburg: Thunder Over Holmes County, Saturday, July 5 at 9:45pm, downtown Millersburg 1 East Jackson Street.

Mount Eaton: Saturday, June 28 at 10:15pm, Mount Eaton Elementary School 8746 Market Street.

New Philadelphia: Saturday, July 5 at 10pm, Tuscora Park 161 Tuscora Ave. NW .

North Canton:

1) Friday, July 4 at dusk, Dogwood Park 241 7th Street NE.
2) Jackson-Belden Food Fest, Saturday, July 19 at 10pm, Stark State College, 6200 Frank Ave. NW.

North Lawrence: Friday, July 4 at dusk, Clay’s Park on Patterson St.

North Ridgeville:

1) Thursday, July 3 at dusk, South Central Park 7565 Avon Belden Road.
2) Corn Festival, Friday, August 8 at 10:30pm, South Central Park 7565 Avon Belden Road.

Oberlin: Thursday, July 3 at dusk, Hamilton Recreation Complex 225 West Hamilton Road.

Ontario: Friday, July 4 at 10:05pm, behind Ontario Middle School 467 Shelby-Ontario Road.

Orrville: Orrville Firefighters, Saturday, July 5 at 10:15pm, Orr Park on North Ella Street.

Painesville: American Pride Night, Saturday, July 5, immediately following races, Lake County Speedway, 500 Fairport Nursery Road.


1) Saturday, July 5 at dusk, Pleasant Hill Park 3431 State Rt. 95.
2) Christmas in July, Saturday, July 19 at dusk, Pleasant Hill Park 3431 State Rt. 95.

Poland: Saturday, June 28 at 10pm at Canfield Fairgrounds.

Portage Lakes: Saturday, July 5 at 10pm, rain date on July 6.


1) Pyrate Fest Weekend, Saturday, June 21 at dusk, DeRivera Park, downtown Put-in-Bay.
2) Friday, July 4 at dusk, over downtown harbor on Bay View Ave.
3) Labor Day Bash, Sunday, August 31 at dusk, over downtown harbor on Bay View Ave.

Rochester: Friday, July 4 at dusk, Eagle Street Park and Fire Station

Sebring: Friday, July 4 at dusk, Sebring Park on Johnson Road.

Seven Hills: Seven Hills Home Days, Friday, July 25 at 10pm, behind City Hall 7325 Summit View Drive.

Shelby: Bicycle Days, Saturday, July 12 at 9:30pm, Skiles Field 39 S. Gamble Street.

Sheffield Lake: Community Days, Friday, July 11, at dusk, Shoreway Shopping Center on Lake Road.

Solon: Friday, July 4 at dusk, Solon Community Park 6679 SOM Center Road.

Spencer:  Friday, July 4 at dusk, JB Firestone Memorial Park , South Main Street & Park Drive.

Springfield Twp: Rock the Docks, Saturday, August 2 at dusk, Springfield Lake Park, 2459 Canfield Rd.

Stow: Summer Sunset Blast, Saturday, August 30 at dusk, Silver Springs Park 5238 Young Road.


1) Family Days, Saturday, July 26 at 9:45pm, Streetsboro City Park 9000 Kirby Lane.

2) Saturday, July 5 at 9pm at Woodside Lake Park on Frost Road


1) Friday, July 4 at 10:00pm, the athletic fields on Foltz Parkway, next to Strongsville City Hall, 16099 Foltz Pkwy.

2) Saturday, July 19 at 10:00pm, the Strongsville City Commons on Pearl and Royalton Road

Twinsburg: Twins Day Festival, Saturday, August 2 at 9:45pm, Ravenna Road.

Valley City: Friday, July 4 at dusk, Mill Stream Park, located behind the Depot in downtown Valley City- access is from Center Road (SR 303) turn north at the fire station onto Maple Street.

Wadsworth: Thursday July 3 at dusk, High Street in Downtown Wadsworth.

Warren: Friday, July 4 at 9:30pm, Packard Music Hall at 1703 Mahoning Avenue NW.


1) American Liberty Fest, Sunday, June 29 at 10pm, Crocker Park 25 Main Street.
2) Friday, July 4 at dusk, Clague Park located at Clague Road. & Hilliard Blvd.

Wellington: Thursday, July 3 at dusk, Lorain County Fairgrounds on Gas Street

Wickliffe: Friday, July 4 at dusk, Coulby Park 28730 Ridge Road.

Willoughby: Friday, July 4 at 9:45pm, South High School 5000 Shankland Road.

Wooster: Friday, July 4 at 10pm, Wooster Soccer Fields near Oldman Road and Burbank Road.

Youngstown: Friday, July 4 at 9:30pm, Covelli Centre on E. Front Street.

If you know of other fireworks shows in northeast Ohio that are not included in our list, please email the information to

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