As families and friends make plans to spend the Fourth of July together, Cleveland Metroparks wants to make sure all guests celebrate their Independence Day safely.
Edgewater Park is one of many great locations to view the City of Cleveland's fireworks display on July 4. Due to the expected high volume of attendance Tuesday at Edgewater Park, all guests are encouraged to arrive at Edgewater Park, Whiskey Island, Wendy Park and all other marinas and yacht clubs by early afternoon
. Vehicular access to park entrances will close as the parking lots reach capacity.
For boaters, please be aware of additional alternative locations with public boat launch access. Cleveland Metroparks offers free public boat launch access at the Emerald Necklace Marina in Rocky River Reservation, Gordon Park Boat Launch in Lakefront Reservation and Wildwood Park in Euclid Creek Reservation.
Cleveland Metroparks Rangers will be present on foot, bikes, in patrol cruisers and on horseback to assist in parking and safety. In case of emergency, please notify Ranger Headquarters immediately by calling 440-333-4911
. Non-life threatening situations should be reported to Cleveland Metroparks Rangers at 440-331-5530
To further ensure everyone's safety this holiday weekend, Cleveland Metroparks Rangers ask that you do not park in undesignated areas, in picnic areas or in grassy areas/on medians.
Cleveland Metroparks Media Contacts:
Chief Marketing Officer, Kelly Manderfield
Director of Communications, Jacqueline Gerling