Celebrate Independence Lima Style! – Where to watch fireworks near Lima, OH on the 4th of July


Celebrate the 4th in Lima this year!

Where to watch fireworks near Lima, OH on the 4th of July

Even though the weather is now warm, baseball games are being played and just about everyone has enjoyed a meal or two on their patio, nothing quite says summer like the arrival of the 4th of July. A day to celebrate our independence, the 4th of July may just be the ideal time to get everyone together and celebrate the company of family and friends outside while enjoying fresh air and fun activities. As tradition, the best way to finish off any day of celebrating our independence is with loud colorful displays of bangs, crackles and sparks flying. Yes, that’s right; we are talking about where to watch fireworks near Lima, OH on the 4th of July.


Lima Star Spangled Spectacular
Date: July 4, 2014
Time: 10:00 PM
Where: Faurot Park. Lima, Ohio 45805

Even though dad loves to put on his own display of pyro-pride in the backyard with roman candles, screaming fountains and those annoying things that pop when you throw them, a short trip to Faurot Park in Lima, OH is a great option for where to watch fireworks near Lima, OH on the 4th of July. A family friendly park layout means everyone will be safe and have a great view of the show. So pack up the van or SUV with the family and load up a cooler full of snacks to enjoy the Lima Star Spangled Spectacular. During the show the Lima Symphony Orchestra will be playing music to set the patriotic ambiance and if you arrive to the event early, there’s a large list of family activities everyone can take part in, including a Freedom 5K run, carnival rides, arts and crafts, recreational sports tournaments and more!


Fun for the whole family!

Spencerville Summerfest
Date June 26th, 2014 – June 29th, 2014
Time: All-Day Events
Where: 600 School Street Lima, Ohio 45887

Where to watch fireworks near Lima, OH on the 4th of July has never been more fun than with a day at the Spencerville Summerfest events.  Okay we know it’s not exactly on the 4th of July, but it’s a great way to get into the spirit. Events start with a huge garage sale event at 9AM on Thursday the 26th and run all the way until Sunday, June 29th. Fun for all ages, there are sporting events, beverage tents, live music and so much more.  Fireworks start at 10 PM on Saturday night. Visit the Spencerville Summerfest event online for full details.

Lima Square Fair
Date: ? (Preliminary Date: August 3rd, 2014)
Time: ? – TBA
Where: 67 Town Square. Lima, Ohio 45805

If you are going to be out of town during the holiday weekend and are bummed you won’t be able to watch fireworks with your Lima, OH friends, don’t worry, the Lima Square Fair event gives you a second chance! Details on this event are not confirmed yet, but last year the event lasted two days which started with live music concerts, tons of great food arts, crafts and ended with a firework display off a 14 story building!

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