CLE Weekend Hot List, July 2 – 4

Here’s the CLE Weekend Hot List of things to do July 2 – 4.

City of Parma Independence Day ParadeParma’s annual Independence Day Parade is one of the city’s biggest events each year, and will be held on July 3rd. Local organizations, marching bands and public officials will be part of those participants who will march the 1.5 mile parade route. The parade begins at 10am at Snow Road & Ridge, ending at W. Ridgewood Road by The Shoppes at Parma. (If you would like to participate in the parade, you may forward your information to !)

Music Box Fireworks Party – If you’ve been to the Music Box Supper Club (1148 Main Ave) you know the lakefront location, is a great place to catch fireworks. The club is hosting a special fireworks party on July 4th at 7pm with Sunrise Jones, a group whose “eclectic song list spans the genres and is sure to get you, your family, your friends, and your neighbor up and dancing”.  Doors open at 5 p.m. Consult the Music Box website for ticket prices.

University Heights July 4th Parade – Beginning at 11am on July 4th, the University Heights Independence Day Parade will start at 3589 Silsby Road, ending at the DeCarlo Varsity Center (1 John Carroll Blvd., University Heights). Come out to see stilt walkers, local notables, and plenty of red, white and blue. 

July 4th Public Fireworks Displays – We don’t need to explain this, right? It’s fireworks. Bring your blankets, your thermos and your sparklers. Park yourself on the lawn (or the back of your vehicle) and enjoy seeing the night sky light up. Here’s where the displays are happening, by area:

Bay Village – Children’s Bike, Trike & Wagon Parade {Find Out More}
Where: Cahoon Memorial Park Gazebo, 27600 Lake Rd., Bay Village, OH 44140
When: Saturday, July 3, 2021; 11:30am

Bay Village – Bay Days Fireworks {Find Out More}
Where: Cahoon Memorial Park, 27600 Lake Rd., Bay Village, OH 44140
When: Saturday, July 3, 2021; 9:45pm

Bedford/Bedford Heights – July First Friday: Party in the USA {Find Out More}
Where: 687 Broadway, Bedford, OH 44146
When: Friday, July 1, 2021; 6pm-8pm

Bedford/Bedford Heights – July First Friday: Party in the USA {Find Out More}
Where: Veterans Park, 683 Broadway Ave., Bedford, OH 44146
When: Friday, July 2, 2021; 6pm-8pm

Bedford/Bedford Heights – July 4th Neighborhood Parade {Find Out More}
Where: The neighborhood parade will travel on residential streets. Listen for the siren and come outside. (The parade will not be able to travel on main roads, cul-de-sacs or dead end streets.)
When: Saturday, July 3, 2021; 10am

Berea – Grindstone Festival & Fireworks {Find Out More}
Where: Coe Lake Park, 85 S. Rocky River Dr., Berea, OH 44017
When: July 3-4, 2021

Bratenahl Village – July 4th Celebration & Fireworks {Find Out More}
Where: Village Park, 411 Bratenahl Rd., Bratenahl, OH 44108

Broadview Heights – Home Days on the Green & Fireworks {Find Out More}
Where: 9543 Broadview Rd., Broadview Heights, OH 44147
When: July 8-11, 2021

Cleveland – Light Up the Lake Fireworks {Find Out More}
Where: Various viewing locations around Downtown Cleveland
When: Sunday, July 4, 2021; 8pm-12am

Cleveland – Rock ‘N Boom View the Cleveland Fireworks from the Steamship {Find Out More}
Where: Upon the Steamship William G. Mather at Great Lakes Science Center, 601 Erieside Ave., Cleveland, OH 44114
When: Waiting for 2021 Information

Independence – 4th of July Fireworks {Find Out More}
Where: Elmwood Park, Independence, OH 44131
When: Waiting for 2021 Information

Lakewood – Fourth of July Fireworks. {Find Out More}
Where: Lakewood Park, 14532 Lake Ave., Lakewood, OH 44107
When: Sunday, July 4, 2021

Mayfield Village – Fourth of July Celebration & Fireworks at Parkview Pool {Find Out More}
Where: 3100, 425 N. Commons Blvd., Cleveland, OH 44143
When: Saturday, June 26, 2021; Celebration: 12pm-4pm, Music at the Grove: 6:30pm, Fireworks: 10pm

Middleburg Heights – Summer in the City Festival & Fireworks {Find Out More}
Where: Middleburg Heights Library and Central Park, 16699 Bagley Rd., Cleveland, OH 44130
When: Waiting for 2021 Information

North Olmsted – BOOM! Festival & Fireworks {Find Out More}
Where: Great Northern Mall, 4954 Great Northern Blvd., North Olmsted, OH 44070
When: Waiting for 2021 Information

Strongsville – Fourth of July Fireworks {Find Out More}
Where: Foltz Athletic Fields at Ehrnfelt Soccer Complex, 15659 Foltz Pkwy., Strongsville, OH 44149
When: Sunday, July 4, 2021; 10pm

Westlake – 4th of July Parade, Celebration, & Fireworks {Find Out More}
Where: Parade begins at Burneson Middle School, 2260 Dover Center Rd, Westlake, OH 44145, turns onto Hilliard Blvd., and ends at Clague Park, Westlake, OH 44145
When: Sunday, July 4, 2021; Parade: 1pm, Celebration: 2pm-4pm, Fireworks: dusk

Westlake – Liberty Fest at Crocker Park {Find Out More}
Where: Crocker Park, 189 Crocker Park Blvd., Westlake, 44145
When: Waiting for 2021 Information