Looking for fireworks, parades or other Fourth of July holiday events? You don’t have to look very far.

The night sky across Northeast Ohio will be lit up by the rockets’ red glare practically nightly as communities mark the Fourth of July.

Here is a listing of some of the celebrations happening across the region.

Today to Monday

Akron — The Rib, White & Blue festival, South Main Street between Bowery and State streets, and Lock 3 Park next to Akron Civic Theatre. Concerts, children’s rides, inflatables and food concessions, including barbecue vendors. Free admission. Hours are 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. each day. Fireworks at Lock 3 following Akron Symphony Orchestra Pops concert at 9:45 p.m. Monday. Friday’s concerts: Vanity Crash at 6:30 p.m., Bruce in the USA, a tribute to Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, at 8:30 p.m. Saturday concerts: Electric Mud at 6:30 p.m., Slippery When Wet, a tribute to Bon Jovi, at 8:30 p.m. Sunday concerts: Zach and the Bright Lights at 6:30 p.m., Hotel California, a tribute to the Eagles, at 8:30 p.m. Monday concerts: Alex Bevan at 4 p.m., the Freedom Brass Band at 6 p.m. and the Akron Symphony Orchestra Pops at 8 p.m.

Daily through Saturday

Jackson Township — Food concessions, games, children’s rides and free live entertainment at North Park, 7660 Fulton Drive NW. Fireworks at dusk Saturday.

Daily through Sunday

Orrville — Carnival midway with rides, games and food at Orr Park through Sunday. Fire in the Sky Fast Pitch Softball Tournament, through Sunday. Rotary Club Firecracker 5K at 10 a.m. Saturday. Fireworks about 10:15 p.m. Sunday.

Daily through Monday

Brunswick — Brunswick Summer Celebration Festival, Brunswick High School Campus, 3553 Center Road. Includes musical acts, rides, food, games, vendors and contests. 5 to 11 p.m. daily through Friday, 1 to 11 p.m. Saturday, 1 to 10 p.m. Sunday, 1 to 8 p.m. Monday. Fireworks at 10:30 p.m. Saturday and Grand Parade at 2 p.m. Sunday.

Today

Canton — Canal Fulton Community Band performs a free indoor concert of patriotic music from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Exploration Gateway Shelter, 5712 12th St. NW. It will also pay tribute to the 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor.

Saturday

Hudson — Family-centered celebration at 5 p.m. at Barlow Farm Park. Food, beverages, children’s activities, chalk walk art display. Performances by Western Reserve Community Band and a 10-piece band composed of Cleveland-area music teachers and others. Fireworks choreographed to music at 10 p.m.

Kent — Heritage Festival, 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. in downtown Kent. Crafters, food vendors and entertainment on three stages, car show and Ducks over the Falls. Fireworks downtown at 10 p.m.

Portage Lakes — Boat parade at 1 p.m., starting at Kieffer Marine on East Reservoir and ending at Portage Lakes State Park beach, where the sand-castle-building contest will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Fireworks at 10 p.m. from Mason’s Point on Turkeyfoot Lake.

Sunday

Canton — The city’s Independence Day fireworks will be held at the McKinley Presidential Library & Museum. The monument grounds will open at 7 p.m. The Greater Canton Concert Band will perform at 7:15 p.m. until fireworks. The fireworks will start about 9:45 p.m.

Hiram — Pre-fireworks concert with folk music from Steve Howell at 7:30 p.m. at Hiram College football field. Fireworks at 9:30 p.m.

Massillon — City of Champions Independence Day Celebration, 6 to 10:30 p.m., at Paul Brown Stadium. Free admission. Li’l Miss Liberty and Li’l Uncle Sam pageant for ages 3 to 7. Family activities, food and entertainment. New Wave Nation performs at 7:30 p.m. Concludes with fireworks display.

Medina — Fireworks at 9:30 p.m. at Medina Community Recreation Center, 855 Weymouth Road.

Wadsworth — Concert at 7 p.m. with Wadsworth Community Band at Central Intermediate School. In case of rain, it will be at O.J. Work Auditorium on Tuesday. There will also be a concert with Get Back from 6 to 8 p.m. at the gazebo in the square.

Monday

Akron — Hereford Park, North Highland Avenue and Wye Drive in Highland Square neighborhood. Registration at 9:30 a.m., parade at 10 a.m. Prizes for best decorations and costumes.

Akron’s Castle Park neighborhood — Parade at 10:30 a.m. on Castle Boulevard, between Dartmouth Avenue and Garman Road. Registration 10 to 10:25 a.m., $1 fee. Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts and military veterans invited to march. Prizes for creative bikes, wagons and strollers, walkers and in-line skaters, best-dressed pet.

Alliance — Festival at Silver Park on South Union Avenue, 3 p.m. to dusk. Family Wiffle ball tournament for children and adults from 3 to 8 p.m. Alliance Fire Department History Display, including antique firetruck, safety trailer and safety activities. Nature hunt, jump house and face painting. Juggler and balloon animals. Carnation Queen candidates will be introduced at 7 p.m. Food concessions will be offered. Music by DJ Greg Virden. Fireworks at 9:45 a.m.

Aurora — 5K and 1-mile walk/run, Bicentennial Park, state Route 43 and East Pioneer Trail, at 8 a.m. (registration at 7 a.m.). Parade starts at 11 a.m. at Barrington Town Square. Festival from noon to 4 p.m. at Kiwanis Moore Park. Fireworks at Pioneer baseball fields 9:45 p.m.

Fairlawn — Parade from St. Hilary Church parking lot, 2750 W. Market St., at 4:30 p.m., heading west on West Market Street, ending in the parking lot across from Summit Mall. Food trucks at Bicentennial Park starting at 5 p.m. The Mick & Rick Band will perform from 5:45 to 7:45 p.m., followed by two-hour concert with Brass Band of the Western Reserve. Fireworks about 10 p.m. Free shuttle bus rides to and from Macy’s at Summit Mall to the park starting at 6:30 p.m.

Fredericksburg — Parade at 11 a.m. steps off from intersection of Fredericksburg Road and Graber Road. Ballgames and food concessions will follow.

Hiram — Family activities and bike decorating at Hiram Christian Church, noon to 1:30 p.m. Classic cars and fire department vehicle display, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Parade at 1:30 p.m. Community Band outdoor concert of patriotic songs at 4 p.m. Ice cream social and big-band dance with Garretttones from 8 to 10 p.m.

North Canton — Two-mile walk/run at 8:10 a.m. and 5-mile race at 8:30 a.m. at North Canton YMCA. Parade at 10:30 a.m. from Memorial Stadium parking lot off Seventh Street Northeast to North Main Street, south through the square to Harmon Street Southwest, and west to North Canton Middle School. Celebration in the Park near the stadium at 7 p.m. Music provided by Allen Cruz and the Galaxy. Fireworks at dusk.

Spencer — Fourth of July Festival in J.B. Firestone Park. Parade at 1 p.m. starting at the Municipal Building. Festival at 2:30 p.m. with food, music, games, rides and entertainment. Fireworks at dusk.

Stow — Firecracker Run at 7:30 a.m. from Holy Family Church. Four-mile run and 3K fun run. Parade steps off at Stow-Kent Shopping Center on Kent Road at 10 a.m. and marches west, past Holy Family Church, ending at Park Drive.

Valley City — Parade steps off at 11 a.m., from the depot on Center Road and ends at Mill Stream Park. The antique car show and judging will follow. Entertainment all day at the park. The Litchfield Town Band will play in the pavilion at 7 p.m. Fireworks at dusk.

Wooster — Food vendors and other activities starting at 5 p.m. at the Kinney property at Burbank and Oldman roads and Ida Sue Soccer Field. Fireworks about 10 p.m. Ohio Light Opera Orchestra and Chorus Pops Concert at 7 p.m. at 105 W. Liberty St. Before the concert, at 6 p.m., Wayne County commissioners will dedicate a Wayne County time capsule at the courthouse. Set to be opened in 2066, it will contain submissions from local historical societies, post-secondary schools, commencement bulletins from Wayne County school graduations and short essays from what young people believe the future will be like in 50 years.