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Corte Madera/Larkspur | Fourth of July Parade & Celebration | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Corte Madera Town Park
Corte Madera/Larkspur | Fourth of July Parade & Celebration | 2015
The annual Corte Madera/Larkspur Fourth of July Parade and Celebration is one of the biggest events on the Fourth of July in Marin, drawing approximately 15,000 people annually, and features live music including the Corte Madera Town Band, McIntosh Pipe Band, and the SF Gay ...
Morgan Hill | Freedom Fest Fireworks & Parade | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Morgan Hill Outdoor Sports Center
Morgan Hill | Freedom Fest Fireworks & Parade | 2015
Over 50,000 spectators are expected downtown for the Morgan Hill July 4th Parade, preceded by 9th Annual Liberty Car Cruise which includes a display of over 100 hot rods, stock, military and classic vehicles on July 4, 2015. Starting at 1 pm, the public typically gathers on the north fields for ...

Sleepy Hollow | Fourth of July Parade & Poolside Party | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Sleepy Hollow
Sleepy Hollow | Fourth of July Parade & Poolside Party | 2015
The 2015 Sleepy Hollow 4th of July parade, which features floats, classic cars, decorated bikes, and lots of red, white, and blue, kicks off from Oak Knoll Drive and Butterfield Road at 11 am on July 4, 2015. If you’d like to march in the parade, line up ...
Cupertino | 4th of July Children’s Parade & Concert in the Park | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE | Memorial Park (Cupertino)
Cupertino | 4th of July Children's Parade & Concert in the Park | 2015
The city of Cupertino hosts a daytime 4th of July festival in Memorial Park, beginning with a flag raising ceremony at the Veteran’s Memorial at 9:30 am, followed by the annual Children’s Parade which winds through Memorial Park and finishes at the Memorial Park Amphitheater. Following ...
July 4th & The Riptide’s 11th Year Anniversary Extravaganza | SF
Saturday, July 4 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE | The Riptide
July 4th & The Riptide's 11th Year Anniversary Extravaganza | SF
Legendary dive, The Riptide, celebrates its anniversary on July 4th every year, and in 2015 they’re taking it to 11 with a birthday bash featuring a concert by the Royal Deuces. Oh yeah, and it’s Independence Day too. Founded in 1999, the Royal Deuces have been entertaining ...
El Cerrito | WorldOne Festival: World Music & Circus Festival | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Cerrito Vista Park
El Cerrito | WorldOne Festival: World Music & Circus Festival | 2015

El Cerrito hosts the 17th Annual WorldOne Festival featuring live reggae, dub and world music, plus circus performers on July 3-4, 2015. July 3, 2015 – pre-party from 5-7 pm with the El Cerrito High School Jazz Band, plus a special guest. July 4, 2015 – the main festival day, ...

Cupertino | July 4th Free Swimming Day | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Blackberry Farm
Cupertino | July 4th Free Swimming Day | 2015
Families and kids are invited to Blackberry Farm in Cupertino for a free day of swimming, live music, and a BBQ for their annual July 4th celebration on Saturday, July 4, 2015. Blackberry Farm Independence Day Celebration | July 4, 2015 10 am-4 pm: Free Swimming (Admission to the swimming ...
Sonoma | Traditional 4th of July Parade & Celebration | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Sonoma Plaza
Sonoma | Traditional 4th of July Parade & Celebration | 2015
Sonoma’s Fourth of July parade is a traditional, small-town celebration. The parade has been sponsored by the Community Center for more than 25 years and takes place on July 4, 2014. The parade begins at 10 am. The day continues with food, games, beer, and wine on ...
Fillmore Jazz Festival 2015 | Saturday
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Fillmore District
Fillmore Jazz Festival 2015 | Saturday

Blending art and soul in one of the country’s most unique neighborhoods, the Fillmore Jazz Festival is the largest free Jazz festival on the West Coast, drawing over 100,000 visitors over the Independence Day weekend on Fillmore Street in San Francisco between Jackson and Eddy Streets. ...

San Jose | Rose, White & Blue Parade & Street Festival | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | San Jose (The Alameda)
San Jose | Rose, White & Blue Parade & Street Festival | 2015
Enjoy some old-fashioned traditional fun as the annual Rose, White & Blue Parade winds through the Rose Garden neighborhood ending on San Jose’s The Alameda on July 4, 2015. This homespun parade features live bands, dance groups, home-made floats, kids on bikes, antique cars, and more. Following the parade ...
Napa | 4th of July Parade & Fireworks | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Veterans Memorial Park (Napa)
Napa | 4th of July Parade & Fireworks | 2015
All Napans and visitors alike are invited to enjoy the colorful sights and sounds of the Pepperettes, Napa fire trucks, classic cars, the Horseman’s Association and more during the parade on July 4, 2015. After the parade and festival in downtown Napa, head over to Napa’s ...
Los Altos | Glorious 4th of July Park Festival | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but bring cash for food and activities
| Shoup Park
Los Altos | Glorious 4th of July Park Festival | 2015
Los Altos hosts their annual “Glorious 4th of July” festival on Saturday, July 4, 2015 at Shoup Park in Los Altos. Consider marching in or watching the Los Altos Hills Parade and then heading to the festival to continue the celebration. 2015 Glorious 4th of July: Live Music Games Sing-a-long Food & Desserts Bounce ...
Kenwood | 4th of July Hometown Parade & Blues in the Park | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE | Kenwood Plaza Park
Kenwood | 4th of July Hometown Parade & Blues in the Park | 2015
The Old Fashioned Kenwood 4th of July parade is back for 2015 with the Kenwood Hometown Parade beginning at 10:30 am at Kenwood Plaza Park. After the parade, stick around to enjoy a “Shindig in the Park” around 11:30 am, after the parade trophies are handed out, with ...
San Mateo | July Fourth in the Park Festival | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | Central Park (San Mateo)
San Mateo | July Fourth in the Park Festival | 2015
The city of San Mateo department of Parks & Rec presents July Fourth in the Park on July 4, 2015 from 11 am-2 pm at the Center Lawn in Central Park. Sit back, relax, and enjoy this free event featuring games for kids and adults, a family ...
Suisun City | 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Harbor Plaza
Suisun City | 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular | 2015
Celebrate America’s birthday at Suisun City’s Fourth of July celebration beginning around 11 am with all-day music, craft and food vendors, a kid’s carnival, rock climbing, a Ferris wheel, a giant slide, and a fireworks display over the waterfront on July 4, 2015. Additionally, there will also be ...
Los Gatos | 4th of July Hometown Games, Symphony & Picnic | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Bring money for food and drinks, if you like.
| Oak Meadow Park
Los Gatos | 4th of July Hometown Games, Symphony & Picnic | 2015
The 2015 Los Gatos hometown Independence Day celebration offers fun for the whole family. On Saturday, July 4, 2015, play games, partake in Yankee Doodle Dancing and savor traditional BBQ favorites. Stay awhile and soak in the sun while listening to the patriotic sounds of the San ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Yountville | 4th of July Fair, Parade & Fireworks | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | The Veterans Home of California
Yountville | 4th of July Fair, Parade & Fireworks | 2015
Come show your American pride at the Yountville Fourth of July 2015 festival beginning at the Veterans Home with live music, games, a parade, food, and entertainment for the whole family from noon to 9:30 pm on July 4, 2015 To cap off the night, there will also be fireworks ...
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, ...
Patriotic American 4th of July Concert | Golden Gate Park Band
Saturday, July 4 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Patriotic American 4th of July Concert | Golden Gate Park Band
The Golden Gate Park Band plays free Sunday concerts all summer long, but the band always takes the time to commemorate our country’s birthday with a special show of patriotic and American music.
SF Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival
Saturday, July 4 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Esplanade)
SF Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band | Yerba Buena Gardens Festival
Celebrating the red, white and blue on Independence Day and sounding fabulous all the while, the SF Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band puts the pride in patriotism. Founded in 1978 as the San Francisco Gay Freedom Day Marching Band and Twirling Corps by Kansas-born musician Jon Reed ...
Hemlock Tavern | Free BBQ & Live Punk Alley Party | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 2:00 pm | Cost: $8*
*$8 cover includes free BBQ and live music. Food is while supplies last
| Hemlock Tavern
Hemlock Tavern | Free BBQ & Live Punk Alley Party | 2015
Celebrate Independence Day 2015 at Hemlock Tavern for a July 4th with some good old American “Oi” and free BBQ on July 4, 2015. Doors open at 2 pm, there’s a free BBQ (either starting at 3pm or “all day long” depending on if you believe their poster or their website), followed ...
Fremont | 4th of July Old-fashioned Fun & Games | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Garin & Dry Creek Pioneer Regional Parks
Fremont | 4th of July Old-fashioned Fun & Games | 2015
Celebrate the holiday by playing old-fashioned games. We’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! This activity are for kids that are 5 years old and above. Parking fees apply where charged. Drop-in only. ...
Santa Rosa | “Red, White & Boom” Fireworks Celebration | 2015
Saturday, July 4 – 3:30 pm | Cost: $8 | 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 | Starts at 4:00 pm El Portal Soccer Field, 2600 Moraga Rd, San Pablo FREE  
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 a free live simulcasts of the ...

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 ...