Portage Lakes

Making Fireworks Happen Year After Year!
The Largest Privately Funded Fireworks in Northeast Ohio!

This Years Fireworks will be   July 9, 2022.  Rain date July 20, 2022

Antique Boat Show

September 10, 2022

Will be at Picks at Portage Lakes and Harbor  Waterfront Grille

Sand Castle Building Contest


Boat Parade



July 9, 2022

Will be shot from the State Park. July 10th rain date for fireworks only.


It’s your donations that make this event happen.          Thank you.

Business and Corporate Sponsors

Does your Business want to sponsor this years event?

 Funding this event, takes the co-operative efforts of businesses, neighbors and friends. Enclosed, you will find a list of sponsorship packages, offering your business local media exposure, for your tax deductible donation. We thank you, in advance for your continued support.  Donations must be received by July 26 for your business name to be printed on the shirts.


Platinum Package – $1,000 or more

  • Business mentioned on the night of the simulcast on The Summit 91.3 FM
  • Business will be posted on this website the week before the fireworks
  • Business name on back of PLFA 2021 t-shirts
  • You will receive 2 PLFA printed t-shirts
 learn more

Gold Package – $500 to $999

  • Business will be posted on this website the week before the fireworks
  • Business name on back of PLFA 2021 t-shirts
  • You will receive 2 PLFA printed t-shirts
 learn more

You may donate by clicking the donate button or you may send your donation by mail to: Portage Lakes Fireworks Association                               P.O. Box 26923 Akron, OH  44319  learn more

Silver Package – $250 to $499

Business name on back of PLFA 2021 t-shirts You will receive 1 PLFA printed t-shirts  learn more

Say Hello


    Thank You to Our Business Sponsors

    And thank you to all the residents that donated towards this years fireworks!


    Allied Plumbing & Drain & The Errington Family Basement Sports Bars Boat Masters Marine Caston & Main Brew Yard Coldwell Banker Schmidt Realtor- Top Agent                     John Scaglione Committee to Re-Elect Edward Diebold Coventry Township Trustee Cutwater Cocktails Dano’s Lakeside Pub Emply-Temps Staffing Services Glenn Fisher Jewelry, Inc. Lakefront Excavating Inc. Pam Knight Picks at PLX, Table 530 The Ramp Restaurant at Sandy Beach Marina Toth Buick-GMFC Upper Deck Bar & Grille


    “Mia’s Big Heart” Abrasion Resistant Specialties, Inc. Akron Rotary Camp Ameriprise Financial, Kelly Pariso Ayers Insurance Barberton Printcraft Bearing Engineered Solutions, Inc. Brooks, Janey & Trace Ames Bryan, Kelly and Alexis Kepler Corner Stone Benefit Services, LLC Creative Designers Cross Country Mortgage LLC – Stephanie Spada Dusty’s Landing & Dusty’s II Esber Beverage – Flying Monkey Craft Beers Friess Welding & Summit Trailer & Sales Service Gardner Pie Company Guiseppe’s Pizza Honeymoon Grille Ice Cream Floate Boat In Memory of Betty & Phil Rock J. Rayl Transport, Inc. Kandel Transport Kevin Adkins Family Kiwanis Club of Portage Lakes Lakes Water and Outdoor Store Nauti Vine Winery & Mucky Duck Brew Pub Pav’s Creamery Polar Bear Jump – February 26, 2022 Reigler & Associates Ronald Bush Family Shriner Marine LTD Shultz Design & Construction, Inc. Sully’s Tool & Party Rental The Ducks Of Portage Lakes The Rose Villa Restaurant Tom Conway Attorney at Law Turkeyfoot East Shore Association Turkeyfoot Island East Shore Assoc. Turkeyfoot Lake Golf Links


    Aldawood Hills Landowners Association Basement at the Lakes Buckeye Reserve Title Dr. Lisa Testa Harvey Wallbangers Cocktail Lounge Integrity Print Solutions Kaster Eye Clinic Optical and Vision care Masters Electrical Services Corporation Mike & Sue Sikora Mike Hahn Family Nancy Lesic & Richard Demchuk Papa Roni’s Pizza & Ice Cream Pin Oak Homeowners Association Point Comfort Association Portage Lakes Advisory Council Thirsty Gator Drive Thru Todd & Beth McKinney Family Turkeyfoot Sportsman Club Woody’s Restaurant