Boswell’s – Cincinnati will be at Hoffner Park with breakfast fare 10am-12pm, set up near the shelter for Kegs and Eggs at the Carnival, where you can get a beer to go with your breakfast. The restaurant location will also be open at 11am offering a grilled out lunch picnic fare with two grills working in their courtyard.
Sidewinder Coffee is open 8am-4pm for your caffeine fix.
CAIN-Churches Active In Northside will have free glitter tattoos 10am-12pm, and free water bottles throughout parade, as well as a restroom and cooling station for anyone who needs it from 10am til the parade ends, all at 4230 Hamilton Ave.
THE COMET will be open at 11am with Mimosas, Bloody Marys, a full bar including a $2.50 beer bottles & cans pull & pray, plus the full food menu, and access to AC, restrooms, shade. Karrikin reps will also be onsite offering samples of their entire product portfolio of home made spirits and sodas.
NVISION will be open briefly before and after the parade for your last minute festive outfit and vintage browsing needs.
Thunder-Sky, Inc. will open at 10am for gallery viewing and parade watching with Robert McFate.
The Kitchen Factory WINDOW will be open July 4th 11am-4pm, with pizza slices, sandwiches and plenty of vegan options.
Ruth’s Parkside Cafe will be open 11:30pm-9pm, serving their dinner menu, plus BBQ ribs, chicken; reservations will not be taken 1pm-6pm.
Melt Revival will be open from 9am-5pm, with prime patio seating for the parade.
Happy Chicks Bakery will be open 9am-12pm and will be offering ice cream push pops.
Mixwells Northside will feature July 4th Drag & Burlesque w/ ODD & Smoke & Queers at Carnival with casts of Drag and Burlesque entertainers putting on an amazing show after the Parade with Showtimes between 2:30pm and 6pm and its all FREE to come watch and enjoy if your ages 21+, anyone under age will be charged only $5.
PLEASE NOTE: Hamilton Avenue will be shut down to vehicle traffic from 11:45am until after the parade, please plan accordingly, and as always, please be respectful of private property along the parade route and clean up after yourself.