Cincinnati’s 4th of July Best Bets for The Weekend

New Movies
Tammy — Rated R – Melissa McCarthy, Susan Sarandon, Kathy Bates
Earth to Echo – - Rated PG – (group of kids embark on an adventure with an alien who needs their help.
Deliver Us from Evil — Rated R – Eric Bana… Horror/thriller

Q-102 Larosa’s Balloon Glow
THURSDAY, July 3rd at Coney Island. Live music, family fun, beautiful hot & cold air balloons that glow. Grand finale Rozzi’s fireworks display at 10 p.m. All Coney’s Classic Rides open until 11 p.m.

Cincinnati Reds vs. Milwaukee Brewers
Friday – 7:10 p.m. – Fireworks Friday…special 4th of July post-game show, featuring a patriotic theme.
Saturday – 4:10 p.m. — Joey Votto T-Shirt to the first 20K fans
Sunday – 1:10 p.m. – Kids Survival Bracelet to first 8K fans 14 and younger

Andy Grammer at Madison Theater in Covington
Saturday – 7:00 – 11:00 p.m.

Motley Crue Final Tour Concert
Sunday, at Riverbend – 4:10 -5:10 p.m.

Red, White and Boom
Friday, the 4th. At Riverbend, 8 p.m. An all-American celebration with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra ending with Rozzi’s Famous Fireworks.

4th of July Bash at Fountain Square
THURSDAY until-10:30 p.m., Fountain Square, Fifth and Vine streets, Downtown. Entertainment. Concessions available. Fireworks display will go off top of Fountain Place building. Bring seating. All ages. Free

Ault Park Independence Day Celebration
Friday, the 4th, 6-10 p.m. (Concessions available 6-10 p.m. Music by My Girl Friday at 7:30 p.m.), Ault Park, 3600 Observatory Ave., Mount Lookout. Rozzi’s Famous Fireworks at 10 p.m. Parade and contest at 11 a.m. Music by DJ and concessions 6-10 p.m. Free.

Fireworks on the Fifth
Saturday, 3-10 p.m., Washington Park. Food trucks, craft beer, cornhole tournaments and music. Fireworks display above Music Hall at 10 p.m. Free.

Welcome Home: A Salute to Service
Saturday, 11 a.m.-11:30 p.m at Sawyer Point. (Parade: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Opening ceremony: 1-2 p.m. Festival opens at 2 p.m. Music: 2-10 p.m. Fireworks at 10:05 p.m. Parade and appreciation festival for veterans, families and community. Children’s activities, music, food and fireworks. Free.

Diana: A Celebration
Through August. Noon – 8 p.m. at the Cincinnati Museum Center. Dresses and personal possessions of the late Princess of Wales on display for the final time.

Soak City Waterpark at King’s Island
No additional charge with entry to the Park. features more than 50 water activities that can be shared by the whole family, including 30 water slides, tropical lagoons, two wave pools and play areas for children. Cabana rentals available.

The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardens
Animal Encounters, Education programs. Plus, new for zoo members, early entry from 9:00 – 10:00 a.m.