by LCVB staff member Danielle Battaglia

Lake County Fourth of July 2017

Happy Independence Day 2017! Here is where you can spot fireworks in Lake County:

• In Eastlake, the annual Fourth of July Fireworks will be at Classic Park. Gates open at 7 p.m., and the fireworks display will be approximately at 9:45. The cities of Willowick and Wickliffe will also be co- host with the Captains.

• Fairport Harbor Village wraps up its flagship, five-day festival Mardi Gras with a fireworks display over Lake Erie at dusk on July 4. For more information about Mardi Gras in Fairport, visit

• Mentor Fourth of July events include the inaugural performance in the city’s new amphitheater behind city hall, 8500 Civic Center Blvd., with 1990s alt-rock bad Soul Asylum taking the stage from 7 to 9 p.m., followed by the annual fireworks display. In addition, the Mentor Headlands Fourth of July parade and bake sale is at noon that day. For more details, visit

• The city of Willoughby will have fireworks at South High School on July 4 starting at 9:45 p.m.