Date(s) - July 03, 2017
The Athens Fabulous Fourth celebration will be held on July 3rd and July 4th, 2017. Local Lions Clubs are working together with the City of Athens, the Athens County Convention and Visitors Bureau, and the Athens Chamber of Commerce to plan this event for the enjoyment of the residents of Athens County.
On July 3rd, enjoy a custom car cruise-in at the Athens City Community Center from 5:30 to 9:00 PM, and a senior queen (over 55) pageant followed by the fantastic fireworks display at 10:00 PM.
On July 4th, the Fabulous Fourth Parade will begin near the Ohio University main gate, proceeding through uptown Athens, and ending near the Athens Public Library. The parade will start at 9:30 AM. The Ohio Valley Museum of Discovery will also hold a 5k run/walk open to everyone starting at the Athens Community Center at 8:00 AM.
Also on July 4th, the Nelsonville’s Thunder in the Valley will have their fireworks display at Hocking College at 10pm.