Music: Northside Rock N' Roll Carnival

Northside rocks Fourth of July weekend with its annual Rock n’ Roll Carnival, featuring free live music, side-show acts like fire-breathers and sword-swallowers, tons of food and a lot of local beer.

Jul 1, 2015 at 11:33 am
click to enlarge Northside Fourth of July Parade
Northside Fourth of July Parade

Northside rocks Fourth of July weekend with its annual Rock n’ Roll Carnival, featuring free live music, side-show acts like fire-breathers and sword-swallowers, tons of food and a lot of local beer. This year’s music lineup includes: Ohio Knife, The Harlequins, Jeremy Pinnell and the 55s, plus headliners Wussy on Thursday; Comet Bluegrass All-Stars, R.Ring (The Breeders’ Kelley Deal and Ampline’s Mike Montgomery) and headliners Saintseneca from Columbus on Friday; and DAAP Girls, Baltimore’s Wild Honey, Chicago’s Flesh Panthers, and headliners Those Darlins on Saturday. See Spill It for more details.


Music starts at 6 p.m. daily; Thursday-Saturday. Free. Hoffner Park, 4104 Hamilton Ave., Northside, northsiderocks.com.