There’s no better place to celebrate the 4th of July than Northside Cincinnati!

Get the party started early with the Northside Rock N’ Roll Carnival at Jacob Hoffner Park (1618 Blue Rock St. Cincinnati) on Tuesday Jul 3. No admission costs and it’s an all-ages party!

This awesome Rock N’ Roll Carnival includes live music, local beer, food, vendors, family activities and more! The beer will be tapped at 3 p.m. on Tuesday and the live music will begin at 4 p.m. The party continues through the night and will provide fun for all.

Wednesday Jul 4 you can head back to the Rock N’ Roll Carnival for Kegs and Eggs at 10 a.m. Stick around after the parade for more live music and fun.

For more information on the Northside Rock N’ Roll Carnival, presented by the Northside Business Association, visit

The Northside 4th of July Parade will begin at 12 p.m. on Wednesday Jul 4. The parade starts at the northern boundary of Northside at Hamilton Avenue and Ashtree Drive and travels south on Hamilton Avenue to Hoffner Park. This mile-long parade route is one of the longest in Hamilton County!

This year’s Grand Marshals of the Northside 4th of July Parade are The Crew of the Mill Creek Barrier Dam!

For more information on the parade, visit or on Facebook at

Don’t miss this long-standing tradition in Northside Cincinnati!

Tess Abney is a writer and artist from the Quad-Cities who enjoys writing on a variety of topics.