Get ready for another amazing fireworks show this year! Red, White & Boom! 2017 is a family-friendly event along the Scioto Mile riverfront in downtown Columbus. For information regarding street closures, specific event locations and times, visit the events page here.
As always, the Arena District restaurants will be open for Boom with some of the City’s best patios and views of the fireworks! The official event After-Party is at The Three-Legged Mare starting at 11pm. If you are in the area, we hope that you will stop by and enjoy the festivities.
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All Arena District parking garages will be open and accessible.
Charity Day 5K
Sunday, July 2 at 5:00 p.m.
On Sunday, July 2, 2017 runners and walkers will take to the Scioto Trail for the 2nd Annual Charity Day 5K! The run/walk will be the first event of two days of Red, White & BOOM! festivities starting at 5:00 p.m. followed by an all new entertaining post-race party hosted by Red, White & Boom! The parade, street festival, and fireworks take place the following day on July 3rd. Visit the race website for details and course map.
Enjoy Red, White, & Boom from the comfort of Huntington Park. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. Phil Dirt and the Dozers will take the stage at 7:00 pm. McGuffey Lane will take the stage at 8:45 p.m. and play until 9:45 p.m. At 9:45 p.m., fans will get to go on the outfield to prepare for the fireworks show! After the fireworks show, Phil Dirt and the Dozers will play another 40-minute set! Purchase your Ballpark BOOM! tickets here.
Red, White & BOOM!
Monday, July 3 Noon until 11:30 p.m.
Parade: The parade will step off at 6:00 p.m. from the Main St. Bridge, turn north on Front St., and disband at the corner of Front St. and Spring St.
Children’s Park: Columbia Gas’ Children’s Park is celebrating it’s seventh year at the corner of Neil Ave. and Long St. This area will feature interactive activities for kids of all ages including: Hyper Sounds Entertainment will be providing a variety of inflatables including a bounce house, slides, obstacle course and much more!
Party on the Park: Head over to the corner of Spring and Neil to check out the all new Beer Garden. This area is 21 and older. The only place at BOOM! with craft beer and liquor. Live music from noon to 11:30 p.m.
Fireworks: Whether you are enjoying Columbia Gas Childrens Park, BOOM! Central, Bicentennial Park or any of the amazing stages, you will have a great view of what we are all here to see: Fireworks will be fired from the east bank of Genoa Park at 10:00 p.m.
Get transportation info, street closures and other questions answered here.
Official BOOM! After Party at The Three-Legged Mare
Monday, July 3 at 11:00 p.m.
Head over to The Three-Legged Mare in the Arena District (401 North Front St.) immediately following the show to keep your night going at the Official After-Party! Stop by for food, drinks and live music by Sonic Boom.