Independence Day Celebration
The City of Loveland's Independence Day Celebration will be held 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 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 throughout the downtown area. Try out Loveland Dairy Whip, AJ's Cheesesteaks,
The Right Stuff Grill, SEA Cuisine, Smokin Bark BBQ, J's Fish Tacos, Dolph's Dogs (will be at Cindy's Friendly Tavern at 9 p.m.) and Fabulous Funnel Cakes & More.
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
Color Blind will perform at the Nisbet Park Amphitheater. Don't miss this high-energy party band that specializes in an eclectic blend of music covering the 70s to current radio hits!
Fireworks — 10 p.m.
Unlike prior 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 event prep.*
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.
Bond Furniture & Design
Choice One Engineering
The Landing Event Center
LoveBird Southern Fried Cafe
Loveland City School District
Loveland Lifestyle Magazine
The Loveland Lofts
Premier Tumbling & Dance
RP Diamond Printing & Embroidery
Tano Bistro & Catering
Tufts Schildmeyer Family Funeral Homes & Cremation Center
The Wicked Pickle