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4th of July Celebrations- 2015

There are countless ways to celebrate the 4th of July. People all over the country will be swimming, watching parades and fire works, camping, and eating great food.  We hope that you’ll celebrate with us in North Central Ohio as we wish America a Happy Birthday! There’s a ton of celebrations happening here that weekend. Check out our list!



The Great American Picnic and Fireworks Show
West Park, Elyria
5 pm to 10:30 pm
Food vendors, DJ, games
Fireworks at Dusk


City of Avon Lake Fireworks Celebration
Weiss Field, Avon Lake
7 pm to 10 pm
Fireworks, live music, food, and fun!


Celebration in the Park
Downtown Wellington
Ice Cream Social at 6pm
The Patriots Community Band at 7pm

North Ridgeville Fireworks
South Central Park, Northridgeville
7 pm
Fireworks at dusk

Wellington Fireworks
Lorain County Fairgrounds
10 pm


Annual 5-miler for Freedom & Fireworks Run
Willow Park – Grafton
Race beginsat 8:30am. All proceeds benefit the 4th of July Fireworks and Festival Event.

Jamie’s July 4th Basket Giveaway
Jamie’s Flea Market 46388 Telegraph Road, South Amherst
Special July 4th basket giveaway.

Lorain Port Authority Fireworks 
The Lorain Port Authority will be hosting a fireworks display over Lake Erie at dusk (approx. 10pm). Fireworks will be launched from the mile-long pier at Spitzer Marina. Families can gather at Black River Landing for Rockin’ on the River and fireworks, or many other lakefront locations such as the Spitzer Marina, Riverside Park or Lakeview Park to view the fireworks. As Rockin’ on the River will be hosting the entertainment for the evening, there will be the normal admission fee ($5.00, children 12 and under are free) to Black River Landing for the entertainment, with the bonus of a great seat for the fireworks display.

Celebration in the Park
Downtown Wellington
Food and games begin at 11:30. Spirit of ’76 parade at 3pm.

Fireworks Paddle
Century Park, Lorain
Launch Time: 9pm
The best view of fireworks across the north coast!

Oberlin Fireworks
Oberlin Recreation Complex, 225 West Hamilton Road
Fireworks at dusk


posted by lorain at 3:03 pm

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Lorain County Independence Day Festivities- 2013

Lorain County Independence Day Festivities- 2013

Independence Day is coming up fast and I’m sure many are trying to plan how to spend your holiday. Which leads to the ultimate question of what is going on in the area for you and your family to enjoy? Hopefully the following will give you some great ideas for family fun!   July 3rd […]

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