Fireworks on the Ohio

Fireworks on the Ohio Presented by Bally's Evansville
Monday, July 4, 2022
6 PM - Food trucks open I Approx. 9: 15 PM - Fireworks Display
Riverside Drive (Court to Cherry Street)

Evansville’s largest public fireworks celebration, Fireworks on the Ohio, is Monday, July 4, 2022. Located along Riverside Drive in Downtown Evansville, this event is FREE to attend, thanks to generous corporate sponsors.

FREE Parking
FREE parking is available in the City of Evansville parking garages (3rd & Locust and 500 Sycamore Street) and the Back 40 parking lot behind the Civic Center. Street parking is also available for free parking as posted parking limits are not enforced on holidays.

The fireworks show is 100% underwritten by generous corporate sponsors. Advertise your business in front of 30,000+ attendees. The event is organized by the DOWNTOWN EVANSVILLE – Economic Improvement District (EID).

2022 Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsors (as of April 5, 2022):

Presenting Sponsor
Bally's Evansville

Stars & Stripes Sponsors
Ruler Foods
Visit Evansville

VIP Seating Sponsor

Edward Jones Jim Back, CFP ® Financial Advisor

Freedom Sponsors
Baird Wealth Management
Evansville Teachers Federal Credit Union

In-Kind Sponsors
Mulzer Crushed Stone

Media Sponsor
104.1 WIKY

Frequently Asked Questions

What can I bring?
Folding chairs, blankets, small umbrellas, strollers, small personal items & service animals.

What shouldn't I bring?
Personal fireworks, glass containers, illegal substances, skateboards, rollerblades, skates, bicycles, scooters, drones or RC aircrafts, alcohol, coolers & pets.

How much is admission?
FREE thanks to our sponsors!

What happens if it rains?
The fireworks show may be delayed if there is rain in the forecast, but it will still take place on July 4th.

What Downtown businesses will be open on July 4th?
COMFORT by the Cross-Eyed Cricket, Hard HIIT Fitness, Myriad Brewing Company, Peephole Bar & Grill, River City Coffee + Goods, Sixth + Zero, Stone City Grill, The Rooftop and Tropicana Evansville.


All sponsorship opportunities include on-site public announcements during the event and recognition based on sponsored amount.

On-site advertising and vendor/booth space is available for sponsors who commit $2,500 or more.

Sponsors of $1,000 or more will receive a personalized 3’ x 2’ banner with your company name/logo along the

Fireworks on the Ohio Sponsor banner sample - Copy (2)

Advertising booths

In addition to sponsorship opportunities a $500 booth fee is offered for any company that wishes to have a booth along Riverside Drive to advertise their business. This fee is not considered a sponsorship, but does offer advertising/promotional benefits of interacting onsite with event attendees.

Fireworks on the Ohio 2021 Vendor Booth Aerial Photo - Copy

This event is organized by the DOWNTOWN EVANSVILLE - Economic Improvement District and 100% funded by corporate sponsors.

For questions regarding sponsorship opportunities please contact:
Adam Trinkel
[email protected]
(812) 492-4536