4th of July in Bexley
Independence Day is a special day every year in Bexley. Alumni, friends, and extended family travel to Bexley, year after year, to reconnect with the community. The streets are filled with laugher and smiles, and the evening ends with an amazing fireworks display and community celebration on Capital University's Main Street lawn!
A Bexley favorite! We kick off Independence Day with the annual John Barr 5k, followed by the infamous parade, community celebration on Main Street, and a mesmerizing display of fireworks. You won't want to miss this one!
Sunday, July 4th
8:00 am – John Barr 5k
9:30 am – Parade
6:00 pm – Community Celebration on Capital's Main Street Lawn
10:00 pm – Fireworks
2021 Independence Day Celebrations Update
Plans are in the works for in-person Independence Day celebrations! The holiday will be observed in Bexley on Sunday, July 4, 2021. Bexley Celebrations and Events is continuing to develop safety protocols alongside Franklin County Public Health and Bexley’s COVID-19 Task Force to ensure the maximum amount of safety among residents sand volunteers. A full schedule, including safety guidance, will be announced in June. Stay tuned!