FOURTH OF JULY CELEBRATIONS
Martins Ferry – Fireworks at 9:30 p.m. Wednesday
Barnesville – Fireworks at dusk Saturday at Barnesville Memorial Park.
Wellsburg – Fireworks display is set for 9:30 p.m. Thursday. The display will be preceded by performances from the Wellsburg All-American Idol contest winners at 9 p.m. at the Betty Carr Recreation Site.
Chester – Free Independence Day celebration all day Thursday at Chester City Park.
Weirton – Wheeling Symphony free concert and fireworks will be held from 7-9 p.m. Friday at Weirton Event Center, 3322 East St.
Cadiz – Fireworks at 10 p.m. Saturday at Sally Buffalo Park.
Steubenville – A free concert featuring Tri-State Community Band and Roz and Lynn will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Berkman Amphitheater, Historic Fort Steuben, 120 S. Third St.
Brilliant – Fireworks at dusk Saturday at Buckeye North Football Field.
Moundsville – A free concert with the Sarah Hays Band will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday at Grand Vue Park Amphitheater.
Moundsville – Fireworks at dusk Sunday, set off from the ball park at Valley Fork City Park. The rain date for fireworks is July 8.
Cameron – The annual parade will wind from the former Cameron High School to Main Street starting at 1 p.m. Thursday. A bean bag toss tournament will be held in the Family Dollar parking lot for a cash prize; there is a registration fee. The Cameron Fire Department and other local VFDs will hold the Fireman’s Water Battle at 4 p.m. by Bridge Street. The Cameron pool will be open with no entrance fee. The De’Ja’Vu Band will play from 1:30-4 p.m. in the city building parking lot. Matt Mason, previous winner of CMT’s Next Superstar, will play 6-9:30 p.m. Fireworks at dusk will be the event’s grand finale.
Woodsfield – Fireworks at dusk Wednesday at the municipal pool grounds.
Hannibal – Community Saturday will be celebrated in Hannibal from 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Events will include a flag ceremony at 10:30 a.m. at the Hannibal Locks and Dam; live music at 12:30 p.m.; car cruise with door prizes at 4 p.m.
There will be homemade ice cream, pies and food; historical wall and displays; country store and crafts; children’s games and balloon man. A quilt show will be held at the Hannibal United Methodist Church.
Oglebay Park – Fireworks at 9:30 p.m. Wednesday at Schenk Lake.
Wheeling – Wheeling Symphony free concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday with fireworks at dusk at Heritage Port.
Elm Grove – Fireworks at dusk Friday at Patterson Field in Elm Grove.
Bethlehem – Fireworks at dark Saturday.
New Martinsville – Arts in the Park, Bruce Park, 1-5 p.m. Thursday, free.
Paden City – Free community concert at 7 p.m. Thursday at Paden City Marina.