Category: Go 4th

Go 4th! Frequently Asked Questions

When and where July 4 from 6:00 – 10:00 p.m. at Delco Park 1700 Delco Park Dr., Kettering, OH 45429  Parking When you host the biggest party of the year, a lot of people show up! Before you head out to Delco Park, plan your route and where you will park. Even better – walk or … Continued

Go 4th and celebrate!

When we count down the fireworks every year at Go 4th, we usually count back from ten, not from 2019! While we were happy to do our part to protect the community’s safety last year, we missed seeing everyone for our biggest event of the year. We’re thrilled to be back in action for 2021, … Continued

Behind the Fire Lines at Go 4th!

Our biggest party of the year wouldn’t be complete without the main event – Kettering’s amazing fireworks show! Every year, Kettering works with Rozzi Famous Fireworks to bring the party to the skies above Delco Park. This year promises to be the best yet – we even designed the playlist with your help! As you … Continued

5 Ways to Stay Safe on the 4th

The Fourth of July is all about celebration, whether you’re enjoying a backyard barbecue or partying at Kettering’s Go 4th. No matter how you choose to wish America a happy 243rd birthday, no one wants an accident or injury putting a damper on the fun. We’ve got you covered – read on for our top … Continued

The votes are in!

For the first time ever, our Facebook followers helped out with building the soundtrack for the Go 4th fireworks! Followers chose between four songs in three different categories – the top two in each category made it into the playlist. The winners are: Old School Category Eye of the Tiger – Survivor Fun Fun Fun … Continued

Meet Jim Bucher, our 2018 Go 4th! emcee

Kettering’s Go 4th! is almost here! We caught up with this year’s emcee, media guru Jim Bucher or “Buch” as he’s known around the Miami Valley. We’re excited to have him return to the Go 4th! stage this year. Read on to find out why Buch thinks Go 4th! is a great community event. You’ve … Continued

Behind the scenes of Kettering’s Go 4th!

5, 4, 3, 2, 1! Have you ever wondered what goes into planning a pyrotechnic show? Spoiler alert- it’s quite the process! Kettering’s Go 4th! stands out among the area’s fireworks displays – we have several elements you’re not going to find anywhere else. Rozzi’s Famous Fireworks in Loveland, Ohio has been in charge of … Continued

Go 4th – Party Like It’s 1776!

Want to have your best Fourth of July ever? Check out our top tips for enjoying Kettering’s spectacular Go 4th! celebration and join us on Wednesday, July 4 from 6 – 10pm at Delco Park.  Tip #1 Get comfortable for an evening of patriotic fun. Bring chairs, blankets, snacks, refreshments and your camera. Please leave … Continued

Go 4th is a no drone zone

If you’re headed off to a fun event like Go 4th, you might be tempted to bring along your drone to capture some footage. Don’t do it – drones are prohibited from this event due to serious safety concerns. We checked in with Fire Marshal Bill Ford of the Kettering Fire Department to learn exactly … Continued

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