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Oakland | Jack London Square July 4th Festival of Family Fun | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free festival, but bring money for food and drinks.
| Jack London Square
Oakland | Jack London Square July 4th Festival of Family Fun | 2015
Celebrate Independence Day on the Oakland waterfront at Jack London Square’s July Fourth Festival of Family Fun from 11 am to 4 pm on July 4, 2015. This festive day will fill the waterfront with interactive activities and entertainment for both parents and children with a quirky mix ...
Russian River “Big Rocky Games” | Monte Rio | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Monte Rio Public Beach
Russian River

Monte Rio, along the Russian River, hosts its annual two day “Big Rocky Games” with fun kids games and contests. Activities include inner tube races, a rubber ducky contest, rock skipping, a water balloon toss, an ice cream eating contest, canoe and swim races, and ...

Pacifica | 4th of July Celebration & Free Games | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Frontierland Park
Pacifica | 4th of July Celebration & Free Games | 2015
Join the Pacifica’s Parks, Beaches and Recreation Department for a fun 4th of July day full of crafts, games, music and more at Frontierland Park. Join the festivities from 11 am to 4 pm on Saturday, July 4, 2015. You could also wake up early for the ...
Menlo Park | 4th of July Parade, Festival & Food Trucks | 2015
Menlo Park | 4th of July Parade, Festival & Food Trucks | 2015
Join in on the 2015 Menlo Park July 4th Parade on Saturday, July 4, 2015. This small town, fun-filled parade begins at 11:45 am from the parking lot on Chestnut Street at Santa Cruz Avenue (behind the Wells Fargo bank). Come dressed in red, white, & blue and decorate your bike or wagon to ...
Woodacre | Fourth of July Parade & Flea Market | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but some games may require a donation.
| Downtown Woodacre
Woodacre | Fourth of July Parade & Flea Market | 2015
The 2015 San Geronimo Valley Fourth of July parade starts at noon in downtown (near the Woodacre Improvement Club), then heads down Railroad Avenue and ends with a celebration at Dickson Ranch (182 San Geronimo Valley Drive). The parade is a fun, community DIY affair with ...
Benicia | Picnic in the Park & Waterfront Fireworks Show | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Benicia City Park
Benicia | Picnic in the Park & Waterfront Fireworks Show | 2015
Enjoy a Picnic In The Park from noon to 7 pm, then a fireworks show at 9 pm on July 4, 2015 at the Benicia City Park. To celebrate Independence Day, Benicia’s City Park will be filled with arts and crafts, hot food for sale, live entertainment and children’s activities. Fireworks ...
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 perfomance, all culminating in the grand fireworks at 9:30 ...
Oakland | Pardee Patriotic Picnic | 2015
Oakland | Pardee Patriotic Picnic | 2015
This historic Pardee Home Museum in downtown Oakland hosts a patriotic picnic to celebrate Independence Day. It’s not free, but the admission price includes food and entertainment at this unique location. 2015 Pardee Patriotic Picnic July 4, 2015 | Noon to 4 pm Pardee Home Museum, 672 11th St, Oakland $15 ...
Pleasanton | 4th of July Patriotic Concert | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Lions Wayside Park
Pleasanton | 4th of July Patriotic Concert | 2015
Celebrate our nation’s birth at Downtown Pleasanton’s Annual Hometown Celebration from noon-1:30 pm on Saturday, July 4 at Lions Wayside Park, at the intersection of First and Neal Streets. Enjoy live music by the Pleasanton Community Concert Band. Also, guest speaker Rob Williams will speak on “What We Learned ...
Russian River | Live Music & Riverfront Fireworks | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring cash for food and shopping.
| Guerneville Park & Ride
Russian River | Live Music & Riverfront Fireworks | 2015
Get your Independence Day celebration started with live music, a rotary barbecue, and riverfront fireworks in Guerneville on Saturday, July 4, 2015. 2015 Guerneville Activities: Shop ’til dark Open Restaurants and Bars Live Music Rotary BBQ Pyrotechnic Spectacular Fireworks above the river at dusk
Santa Clara | All City Picnic & 4th of July Fireworks Extravaganza | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Central Park (Santa Clara)
Santa Clara | All City Picnic & 4th of July Fireworks Extravaganza | 2015
Come celebrate Independence Day 2015 with live music, food trucks, and a fireworks show in Central Park starting at 5 pm on July 4, 2015. The finale will be a fantastic Fireworks Extravaganza at 9:30 pm with patriotic music and the sky ablaze with colors and special ...
Palo Alto | Summer Fest: Chili Cook-off | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission; Chili Tasting Kits will be sold for a nominal fee
| Mitchell Park
Palo Alto | Summer Fest: Chili Cook-off  | 2015
Add some spice to your Independence Day at the 34th annual Palo Alto Summer Festival & Chili Cook-off on Saturday, July 4, 2015. Attracting thousands of sun and chili lovers, the festival embraces everything wonderful about summer. Taste an array of red-hot chili delicacies prepared by teams of ...
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, ...
Albany | Mustache Contest, Reptile Show & July 4th Fest | 2015
Albany | Mustache Contest, Reptile Show & July 4th Fest | 2015
The City of Albany Recreation & Community Services Department invites you to attend the 4th of July Green, Red, White & Blue Celebration in Memorial Park. By “Green”, they mean their goal is to have a zero-waste event , using compostable plates & utensils and by recycling ...
Roaring Camp | Old-Timey 4th of July Celebration | 2015
Roaring Camp | Old-Timey 4th of July Celebration | 2015
Roaring Camp Railroads hosts old-timey Fourth of July activities in the Santa Cruz Mountains on July 4, 2015. In 2014, the event was from noon to 3 pm.; we expect it to be similar for 2015. The historic railroad camp, which features two narrow-gauge railroads, will ...
Spirit of Watsonville: July 4th Parade | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Watsonville
Spirit of Watsonville: July 4th Parade | 2015
Celebrate Independence Day and Watsonville’s 163rd Birthday with a 4th of July parade through downtown. The 2015 Spirit of Watsonville hometown parade hits Main Street at 2 pm. Expect floats, classic and muscle cars, antique tractors and equipment, and equestrians.
Scotts Valley | 4th of July Parade, Festival & Fireworks | 2015
Scotts Valley | 4th of July Parade, Festival & Fireworks | 2015
Scotts Valley’s annual 4th of July Parade, Flyover and Fireworks will be held on Saturday, July 4, 2015. The parade and flyover will begin at 3 pm on Scotts Valley Drive and the pre-fireworks festivities at Skypark Park, including food, live music, a petting zoo, a bounce ...
Old-Fashioned July 4th Fun: Sack Races, Tug of War & Picnic | East Bay
Saturday, July 4 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Garin & Dry Creek Pioneer Regional Parks
Old-Fashioned July 4th Fun: Sack Races, Tug of War & Picnic | East Bay
Celebrate the holiday by playing old-fashioned games. They’ll have a sack race, egg relays, tug-of-war, kick-the-can and other exciting activities. Have a picnic and join in on the fun. Parking fees apply where charged.
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 ...
Santa Rosa | “Red, White & Boom” Fireworks Celebration | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 3:30 pm | Cost: $10*
*$10 (ages 12+) | $5 (ages 5-11) | Free for children 4 and under
| Sonoma County Fairgrounds
Santa Rosa |
Voted “Best Fireworks Display” by The Press Democrat, Santa Rosa’s Red, White, & Boom returns for 2015. It’s more than just a fireworks show – it’s a full-on community block party with an afternoon and evening of food, live music, and kids activities. Arrive early to picnic ...
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 ...
San Ramon | 4th of July Picnic & Retro Beach Party in the Park | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Ramon Central Park
San Ramon | 4th of July Picnic & Retro Beach Party in the Park | 2015
Celebrate the 4th of July California style at a retro beach party concert in the park and some beach themed activities for the kids. They don’t have an ocean, but they will have have “Fun, Fun, Fun” till the sun sets.  on July 4, 2015. Bring the whole family, ...
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 ...
Petaluma | 4th of July Fireworks & Pillow Fight | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: $5*
*$5 for adults. Kids under 10 are free. Parking is free.
| Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds
Petaluma | 4th of July Fireworks & Pillow Fight | 2015
Petaluma 4th is set to throw an amazing July Fourth party featuring a concert by The Killer Queens, an all-female Queen cover band, and of course, the annual spectacular fireworks display and fair at the Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds on Saturday, July 4, 2015. There will be wacky games like a pillow fight ...
Vacaville | 4th of July Fireworks & Creekside Concert | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 6:00 pm | Cost: $2 | Andrews Park
Vacaville | 4th of July Fireworks & Creekside Concert | 2015
Experience the hometown feel of an old-fashioned Fourth of July with Vacaville’s fun filled evening of music and fireworks under the stars at the Creekwalk in Andrews Park from 6-9 pm with fireworks at dusk on July 4, 2015. Hip Service will perform on the Creekwalk ...
Healdsburg | 4th of July Fireworks Show | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Healdsburg High School
Healdsburg | 4th of July Fireworks Show | 2015
For 2015, celebrate the Fourth of July in Healdsburg with bang by watching the fireworks light up the night sky.       At night, catch a fireworks display at the Healdsburg High School Football Field. Fireworks start once it gets dark . Bring a blanket and a picnic for this fun, ...
Red, White & Blue Stargazing Party & Campfire | East Bay
Saturday, July 4 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Del Valle Amphitheater
Red, White & Blue Stargazing Party & Campfire | East Bay
Missing out on the groundling’s holiday firework show? The dark sky erupts in starry fireworks every night of the year. You’ll connect the dots inside summer constellations and watch for red, white, and blue stars. The East Bay Regional Park District naturalists invite you for an evening ...
Dixon | 4th of July Fireworks | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Hall Memorial Park
Dixon | 4th of July Fireworks | 2015
Join the town of Dixon for a family picnic and a fireworks spectacular at dusk around 9:30 pm on July 4, 2015. There is no big festival here, so make your own fun by bringing your frisbee, your dog, and your guitar to Hall Park whenever you ...
Sonoma | 4th of July Fireworks Show: Booms & Echos in the Valley | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE | General Vallejo Estate
Sonoma | 4th of July Fireworks Show: Booms & Echos in the Valley | 2015
After the Sonoma Plaza celebration on July 4, 2015, at dusk folks head on over to the large field in back of the former Estate Restaurant or in front of General’s Vallejo’s Home, whichever way you want to see it (both are a block west ...