4th of July Parade and Fireworks

2020 Virtual Independence Day

Participant Information

Vehicles: TBA

Walkers: TBA

Parade Participation Form

Vendor Application Form

Event Details (postponed)

The City’s annual 4th of July festivities include a parade that typically begins at Burneson Middle School on Dover Center Rd., then move onto Hilliard Blvd., traveling east to Clague Park

Around 11:15 a.m., Mayor Dennis M. Clough, members of City Council, and special guests will honor America’s birthday in a short ceremony at the entrance to Clague Park including the National Anthem, patriotic readings, parade awards, and presentations.

Clague Park continues to be the site of many of the day’s other events. Map

  • The 30th Annual Charity Classic Car Show begins at 10 a.m. plus Dog Show, Martial Arts Demo, rides on the Euclid Beach Boys Rocket Ship Car and more.
    Download Classic Car Show Flyer
  • Balloon clowns and face painters are among the children’s activities which runs from 10 a.m. to noon. 
  • Free games will be held and awards given every hour starting at 1 p.m. Noodle race, silly tube race, watermelon eating contest, funny swimming race and tennis ball hunting contest. Regular admission fees apply most of the afternoon. 
  • Food and drink vendors are located near Clague Cabin after 4 p.m. 
  • Musical entertainment by DJ Easy at the Westlake Aquatic Center & Peterson Pool from 1 p.m. until dusk. 
  • Fireworks will begin at dusk.

Social Media

Share your favorite snapshots of the 4th of July festivities by using the hashtag #WL4thofJuly 

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