Celebrate the 4th of July at Lake Erie Shores & Islands!

June 17, 2010

Lake Erie Shores & Islands celebrates the Fourth of July with spectacular fireworks over Lake Erie, musical entertainment, delicious food and much more. From the traditional to the truly unique, discover a variety of ways to celebrate Independence Day Shores & Islands-style.

June 27, 2010
Elmore’s “Red, White, and BOOM” Fireworks

July 2 – 4, 2010
4th of July Celebration
Downtown Put-in-Bay
Pack up the family and escape to Put-in-Bay for a great three day weekend featuring a concert by the Central Ohio symphony Orchestra. Enjoy fireworks over the harbor on July 4 at 10 pm. It’s a great view from the monument.

July 2 – 4, 2010
Festival of Ships
Maritime Museum, Sandusky Bay Pavilion & Battery Park Marina, Sandusky
11 am – 6 pm
Tours of Great Lakes boats, day and evening sails, model boat building for kids, special exhibits, family activities and Underground Railroad trolley tours.

July 2, 2010
Friday Night Party Cruise
Goodtime I, Jackson St. Pier, Sandusky
Every Friday night, Memorial day weekend through Labor day weekend, the Goodtime I departs the Jackson Street Pier in downtown Sandusky and heads for Kelleys Island. Onboard is a DJ and 250 party animals. Once on Kelleys, bar hop until your departure time. Must be 21 and over and have proper ID. Please check website for departure times.

July 3, 2010
Stars & Stripes Celebration
Washington Park, Downtown Sandusky
10 am – 4 pm
This is a family-friendly holiday event. There will be a parade, musical entertainment, concession stands, handmade jewelry by Tesserae for sale and more.

July 3, 2010
Independence Day Celebration
Mill Street Riverfront – Downtown Oak Harbor
6 – 11 pm
A celebration featuring local performances, live music, games, Duck Race, food, refreshments, giant inflatables and fireworks spectacular at dusk!

July 3, 2010
Red, White & Blues Bang
Huron Boat Basin
6 – 11 pm
Spend a summer evening at Huron’s scenic Boat Basin listening to the Blues. Food will be available and for a perfect ending to the evening, enjoy a dazzling fireworks display.

July 4, 2010
Independence Day Concert
Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center, Fremont
2 – 3:30 pm
Be part of a red, white and BOOM celebration at the home of the nation’s first presidential center. Civil War re-enactors join the gifted musicians of the Toledo Symphony Concert Band to perform a rousing concert of patriotic tunes. Cover your ears and hold onto your chair for the “1812 Overture” featuring cannon-fire accompaniment by the Center’s Civil War re-enactment group. Come early and enjoy the refreshments.

July 4, 2010
Port Clinton Area 4th of July Celebration
3 pm – Dark
All the fun and festivities expected for the celebration of our nations birth: parade, ice cream social, band concert, fireworks and more!

July 4, 2010
Cedar Point Fireworks
10 pm
Live simulcast by BAS Broadcasting. Various viewing sites along the waterfront.

July 4, 2010
Vermilion Independence Day
Various locations, Vermilion
Celebrate the Fourth of July with family, friends, food and fireworks in and around Vermilion. A variety of events will be offered throughout the community, from old fashioned fun, to psychedelic celebrations.

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