4th of July Fireworks Guide
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4th of July Fireworks Guide
A complete list of 100+ events for 4th of July plus all 54 Bay Area fireworks shows
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Saturday, July 4

San Francisco | 4th of July Fireworks Guide | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over San Francisco
San Francisco | 4th of July Fireworks Guide | 2015

Get ready to celebrate Fourth of July 2015 in the Bay Area!
Here’s a list of over 100 different Fourth of July events (including 54 different fireworks shows) with listings for the major fireworks shows in San Francisco, Berkeley, Mountain View and San Jose, plus tons of …

Redwood City | 4th of July Parade, Festival & Fireworks | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Downtown Redwood City
Redwood City | 4th of July Parade, Festival & Fireworks | 2015

The Redwood City Independence Day 2015 celebration packs in a full day of fun including the 77th annual parade (10 am), a car show, the 28th annual festival, a carnival, and most importantly, a fireworks show at 9:30 pm.
Schedule | July 4, 2015

Pancake Breakfast – 7:30-10:30 am  with the Redwood City Fire …

Foster City | 4th of July Dog Show, Parade & Fireworks | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Leo J. Ryan Park
Foster City | 4th of July Dog Show, Parade & Fireworks | 2015

Celebrate Independence Day in Foster City for a spectacular Fourth of July Celebration at Leo Ryan Park.
They have an exciting day planned with a family and dog parade, family games, live music, and a grand fireworks display. Be sure to take a walk through the park …

Pleasant Hill | 4th of July Parade, Festival & Fireworks | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pleasant Hill Park
Pleasant Hill | 4th of July Parade, Festival & Fireworks | 2015

Pleasant Hill hosts a full day of Fourth of July fun with events ranging from a traditional patriotic parade through the downtown Crescent Drive area, family fun and games in Pleasant Hill Park, and live music and fireworks in the evening at College Park High …

2015 Alameda County Fair & Fireworks Show to Symphony Music | Pleasanton
2015 Alameda County Fair & Fireworks Show to Symphony Music | Pleasanton

The 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular promises to live up to its name with non-stop, razzle-dazzle fireworks set to music performed by the Oakland East Bay Symphony and we will have a Salute to Hometown Heroes Video before fireworks.
Fireworks start at approximately 9:45 pm, with best …

Free Fishing Day 2015 | SF
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier Seven
Free Fishing Day 2015 | SF

Have you ever felt the excitement of watching your bobber suddenly jiggle, then dive out of sight? Or feel the tap-tap-tap of a bass as it tastes the worm on the end of your line? What’s that? You say you never learned to fish? Dept ...

Sausalito | 4th of July Parade & Fireworks Celebration | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Dunphy Park
Sausalito | 4th of July Parade & Fireworks Celebration | 2015

Come and enjoy a good old-fashioned Fourth of July celebration in Sausalito complete with a parade, festival, and fireworks from 10 am to 10 pm on July 4, 2015.
The parade begins at 10 am with floats, bands, clowns, classic cars, acrobats, flowers, and balloons winding from the intersection of Second …

Marin County Fair: 4th of July Fireworks, Carnival & Concert | San Rafael
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: $15*
*$15 advanced tickets, $20 at the gate
| Marin County Fairgrounds
Marin County Fair: 4th of July Fireworks, Carnival & Concert | San Rafael

A celebration of the Modern Agricultural Fair, the Marin County Fair will celebrate the Fourth of July with traditional favorites like Star Wars characters, a circus, farm animals, 28 carnival rides free with admission, as well as a concert and spectacular fireworks on July 4, 2015. Gates …

Berkeley Marina | 4th of July Fireworks & All Day Festival | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Berkeley Marina
Berkeley Marina | 4th of July Fireworks & All Day Festival | 2015

The Berkeley Marina plays host to one of the best July Fourth celebrations around featuring a great lineup of bands, free dragon boat rowing, a kids’ carnival, juggling and magic shows, kit flying, Afro-Cuban drumming and a steel drum performance, all culminating in the grand fireworks at 9:30 …

San Francisco Fireworks: 4th of July | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
San Francisco Fireworks: 4th of July | 2015

Celebrate 2015 Independence Day with live music and entertainment all day in front of Pier 39 on July 4, 2015.
At approximately 9:30 pm, visitors will be treated to The City of San Francisco’s spectacular fireworks display over the Bay.
2015 Fourth of July Entertainment
Saturday, July 4, …

4th Of July Throwdown: Tricycle Races, DJs & Ladies Arm Wrestling | SF
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Thee Parkside
4th Of July Throwdown: Tricycle Races, DJs & Ladies Arm Wrestling | SF

Thee Parkside is celebrating our nation’s birthday with a free party featuring DJs, bands, ladies’ arm wrestling, tricycle races, a beer shotgun contest, BBQ and apple pie… yeehaw.
The infamous annual “Pop’s Tricycle Races” have moved to Thee Parkside. Costumed contestants battle it out on a …

2015 Hollister Freedom Rally: 4th of July Biker Fest, “Sons of Anarchy” Stars, & Fireworks | South Bay
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Many events are free, but there are ticketed concerts and other.
| Downtown Hollister
2015 Hollister Freedom Rally: 4th of July Biker Fest,

The roar of motorcycles will take over the streets of Hollister,known as the “Birthplace of the American Biker,” for the annual Hollister Freedom Rally. The Rally has always been and will continue to be a free rally welcoming all bikers and is the largest of its kind ...

Alameda | 4th of July Aboard an Aircraft Carrier Flight Deck | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: $20*
*$20 adv / $25 door
| USS Hornet
Alameda | 4th of July Aboard an Aircraft Carrier Flight Deck | 2015

Celebrate our nation’s birthday on the USS Hornet aircraft carrier docked in Alameda, with a view of the San Francisco fireworks from the flight deck. The fun starts around 2pm and ends after the fireworks.
Family activities from 2pm to 8 pm include exploring the ship, a flight simulator, a …

Antioch | 4th of July Fireworks & All Day Festival | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Antioch
Antioch | 4th of July Fireworks & All Day Festival | 2015

The city of Antioch hosts an all day Fourth of July festival with a parade, car show, live music, and kids games. To cap the night off, there will be fireworks at the Contra Costa County Fairgrounds.
2015 Antioch Fourth of July Celebration
Saturday, July 4, 2015 | Parade at …

San Pablo | 4th of July Family Celebration & Fireworks Show | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | El Portal Soccer Field
San Pablo | 4th of July Family Celebration & Fireworks Show | 2015

Come out and celebrate the 4th of July with your family and the City of San Pablo. There will be activities, food, games, entertainment and fireworks.
2015 San Pablo 4th of July Fireworks
Saturday, July 4, 2015 | Celebration at 4 pm
El Portal Soccer Field, 2600 Moraga Rd, San Pablo
FREE

Emeryville | 4th of July Park Party & Fireworks Hot Spot | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Emeryville Marina Park
Emeryville | 4th of July Park Party & Fireworks Hot Spot | 2015

Join your fellow Emeryvillians for a special Fourth of July celebration at Marina Park. In addition to the spectacular views with some of the greatest vantage points for many of the surrounding firework shows, you’ll be treated to live music, and local food carts, selling …

Angel Island | 4th of July Fireworks Viewing Party | 2015
Angel Island | 4th of July Fireworks Viewing Party | 2015

Leave the crowds on the mainland behind and enjoy the fireworks from the Bay’s best seats, Ayala Cove on Angel Island, on July 4, 2015.
Before the fireworks, spend the afternoon at the Angel Island Cafe and Cantina with live music, plus there will be food, beer, and …

The Grateful Dead Final Shows: Free Simulcast Nights | The Independent
Saturday, July 4 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but there is a 2 drink minimum. 21+ only.
| The Independent
The Grateful Dead Final Shows: Free Simulcast Nights | The Independent

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of The Grateful Dead with the four remaining original members – Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann, Phil Lesh, and Bob Weir as they reunite for their final five concerts ever. The Independent will treat you to free live simulcasts of the concerts on ...

$1 Drinks on 4th of July: “Battle of the Decades” DJ Party | North Beach
Saturday, July 4 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission with Facebook RSVP
| Monroe
$1 Drinks on 4th of July:

What’s more American than drinking? Celebrate the country’s 239th birthday by turning back drink prices (at least for a few hours) with $1 drinks from 6pm to 7pm before you head off to watch the fireworks.
Or stay for the rest of the night and hear …

AAA Tipsy Tow: Free Car Tow Home | Fourth of July 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Bay Area
AAA Tipsy Tow: Free Car Tow Home | Fourth of July 2015

AAA’s Tipsy Tow Program offers a free tow for drinking drivers in Northern California from 6 pm on most major holidays (read: popular times to get wasted) until 6 am the next morning, in Northern California, Nevada and Utah. And you don’t even have to be ...

Aquatic Park: Tom Petty Tribute, Dance Party & 4th of July Fireworks | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Aquatic Park
Aquatic Park: Tom Petty Tribute, Dance Party & 4th of July Fireworks | 2015

Head down to Aquatic Park a bit early to get a great seat for the fireworks and enjoy a free concert from Petty Theft, the awesome, local Tom Petty tribute band, followed by a dance party with Pop Rocks.

2015 Aquatic Park Lineup

6 pm: Petty Theft – six professional Bay Area musicians …

Red, White & Rosé 2015: Wine Celebration & Fireworks | Treasure Island
Red, White & Rosé 2015: Wine Celebration & Fireworks | Treasure Island

Tired of fighting the crowds in the Marina on the 4th of July? Don’t want to pay $20+ just to park at Fisherman’s Wharf?
Escape to Treasure Island and enjoy the best views of the San Francisco Fireworks show (from afar) at The Winery SF on July …

San Jose Giants Baseball & 4th of July Fireworks | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 6:30 pm | Cost: $12*
*Game tickets start at $12, but fireworks can be seen for free outside Municipal Stadium.
| San Jose Municipal Stadium
San Jose Giants Baseball & 4th of July Fireworks | 2015

The minor league San Jose Giants baseball club puts on a post-game 4th of July Fireworks show for 2015. The Giants, wearing special “Stars & Stripes” jerseys and caps, will host the Visalia Rawhide at 6:30 pm (with tickets as low as $12), but more importantly, ...

4th of July Roller Disco Celebration | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: $10*
*Admission is $10 and skate rental is $5.
| Church of 8 Wheels
4th of July Roller Disco Celebration | 2015

Celebrate the 4th of July with some roller skating fun with the Church of 8 Wheels from 1pm to Midnight on July 4, 2015.
D. Miles Jr., the GodFather of Skate, will be providing the funk, disco and old school hits for your skating pleasure. With group dances like the …

Vallejo | Fireworks & Moonlight Hike at Lynch Canyon | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $10 | Lynch Canyon Open Space Park
Vallejo | Fireworks & Moonlight Hike at Lynch Canyon | 2015

Moooonlight! Fireworks! It’s the 4th annual July 4 night hike at Lynch Canyon in Solano County.  Join Docent Captain Lawrence Sander for a hike up to the Bay Area Ridge Trail to watch the fireworks.
Depending on visibility, expect to see various communities’ fireworks around Solano, …