Taste of BOOM! (3 p.m.-11 p.m.) presented by the Arena District
Taste of Boom on Nationwide Boulevard in the Arena District in downtown Columbus features BD’s Mongolian Grill, Gordon Biersch, Jimmy John’s, Studio Movie Grill, Ted’s Montana Grill, Mikey’s Late Night Slice and Big Bang Bar. Also featured are your favorite festival foods such as funnel cakes, snow cones and more. Be sure to visit Taste of Boom at this year’s Red White and Boom, the largest fireworks show and event in Columbus.
At 3pm you can begin to taste delicious menu selections from the vendors and visit the annual Boom Plaza Party sponsored by Three-Legged Mare. The Boom Plaza Party will feature food, drinks, live music, and more!
The 2016 Red, White & BOOM! Fireworks Show will begin at 10 p.m. along the Scioto River in downtown Columbus. Since its inception in 1981, Red, White & BOOM! has evolved into central Ohio’s premier Independence Day celebration. Festivities end at 12am.