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4th of July Jam
July 4, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Get ready to break out your red, white, and blue! Washington Park is hosting an Independence Day Celebration Saturday, July 4, from 3:00pm to 10:00pm. Produced by 3CDC, the park’s 4th of July Jam features an afternoon of festivities the whole family will love, including live music, carnival games, and a special screening of The Grateful Dead’s “Fare Thee Well” performance at Soldier Field. Full entertainment schedule available below.
3:00pm: The Almighty Get Down
4:30pm: The Infinity Project
6:00pm: Rays Music Exchange
8:00pm: “Fare Thee Well”: The Grateful Dead Live at Soldier Field
9:15pm: Fireworks show (between sets)
9:30pm: Resume Grateful Dead Simulcast
In addition to games and face painting, hungry families can also enjoy $5.00 chicken sandwiches from The Eagle OTR, as well as a wide variety of delicious dining options from local food trucks. All proceeds from The Eagle’s chicken sandwich sales will be donated to the support fund for the recently fallen Cincinnati Police Officer Sonny Kim and his family.
Washington Park’s concessions will also offer full bar service, coke products, and craft beer offerings from MadTree Brewing, Rhinegeist, Taft’s Ale House, and the Christian Moerlein Brewing Company. At approximately 9:15pm, a spectacular fireworks show will light the night sky, courtesy of Rozzi’s Famous Fireworks
Additional restroom facilities will also be available near the park’s Race Street entrance. Washington Park is located at 1230 Elm Street in the heart of Over-the-Rhine. Safe and secure parking is plentiful in the park’s underground garage located beneath the civic lawn. Special thanks to our presenting sponsors, Duke Energy, Belterra Park, The Eagle OTR, and US Foods. We’d also like to thank our media partners, The Project Cincinnati and 102.3 The Beat.