Independence Day 2022

Wear your red, white and blue to celebrate in Loveland!

The City of Loveland will hold its annual Independence Day Celebration on Monday, July 4, 2022.



Kid Zone — 4 to 6:30 p.m., Nisbet Park
Games (including inflatable axe throwing!), photo opportunities, air brushing, Loveland High School Robotics Team, NEST family fun activities, meet Disney princesses & Marvel characters, martial arts demonstrations and more.

Lawn Games — 4 to 9:30 p.m., City Hall Lawn & Fountain Greene
Play cornhole, mini golf, giant jenga and other fun outdoor games! The ShamRocker mobile party machine will be in this area DJing great music!

Food Trucks — 4 to 10 p.m.
Food truck vendors will be available at Nisbet Park, Jackson Street Market, and Narrow Path Brewing. Try out Loveland Dairy WhipAJ’s Cheesesteaks, The Right Stuff GrillSEA CuisineSmokin Bark BBQ, J’s Fish Tacos and Fabulous Funnel Cakes & More. Dolph’s Dogs will be at Cindy’s Friendly Tavern at 9 p.m.

Transportation — 4 to 11 p.m.
Park-and-ride shuttle locations will be at Loveland High School (1 Tiger Trail) and the Loveland Early Childhood Center (6740 Loveland-Miamiville Road). Drop-off locations will be at Riverside Drive and Third Street. Please note eventgoers will need to walk to the festivities from the drop-off locations. Shuttles will run continuously from 4-11 p.m. 

Parade — 7 p.m.
The parade will leave from Loveland Elementary School (600 Loveland Madeira Road), turn on West Loveland Avenue, and travel through the downtown district, ending at the intersection of State Route 48 and East Loveland Avenue. If you or your organization would like to be in the parade, please register online by June 30.

Concert — 8 to 10 p.m., Nisbet Park
Don’t miss this high-energy party band that specializes in an eclectic blend of music covering the 70s to current radio hits! Color Blind will perform at the Nisbet Park Amphitheater.

Fireworks — 10 p.m.
Unlike recent years where there has been a city-wide show to accommodate pandemic viewing, 2022 will mark the return to one firework show. Downtown Loveland will be the best place to view the show, as the fireworks will be staged from Kiwanis Park. *Please note the Matt Haverkamp Foundation Dog Park (located at Kiwanis Park) will close at noon on July 4 to allow for fireworks prep.*

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Around Town

As we hear about happenings at local businesses, we will share them below:

— Local band Wishbone will perform at Cappy’s after the parade.

Thank You to Our 2022 Sponsors


Bond Furniture & Design
Choice One Engineering
The Landing Event Center
Loveland City School District
Loveland Lifestyle Magazine
The Loveland Lofts
LoveBird Southern Fried Cafe
McCabe Lumber
Mike’s Carwash
Paxton’s Grill
Premier Tumbling & Dance
Ramsey’s Trailside
RP Diamond Printing & Embroidery
Tano Bistro & Catering
Tufts Schildmeyer Family Funeral Homes & Cremation Center
The Wicked Pickle



Date: Jul 4, 2022
Time: 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm


Independence Day 2022
126 Karl Brown Way
Loveland, Ohio 45140
126 Karl Brown Way
Loveland, Ohio 45140


Email: mbrents@lovelandoh.gov
Phone: (513) 707-1437

Concert in the Park

Save the date! The City’s next Concert in the Park is July 18 featuring The Harmonics. Get details.