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Wednesday, July 4

Milpitas | Red, White & Blue 4th of July Pool Party | 2018
Wednesday, July 4 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Space may be limited at times due to pool capacity.
| Milpitas Sports Center
Milpitas | Red, White & Blue 4th of July Pool Party | 2018
Milpitas celebrates Independence Day 2018 with a day full of water fun and an evening of fireworks on July 4, 2018. “Waving the Red, White & Blue” Pool Party Wednesday, July 4, 2018 | 1-4 pm | FREE Admission Get wet and wild on the 4th with music, games, fun, ...
Patriotic American 4th of July Concert | Golden Gate Park Band
Wednesday, 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 featuring patriotic and American music.

2018 SF Mime Troupe Season Opening | Dolores Park
Wednesday, July 4 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted
| Dolores Park
2018 SF Mime Troupe Season Opening | Dolores Park

The Tony Award-winning San Francisco Mime Troupe continues its 59th season with more free and lively performances in park settings around the Bay Area with their 2018 production “Seeing Red: A Time-Traveling Musical.” San Francisco Mime Troupe | 2018 Free political theater & music in parks all ...

San Francisco 4th of July Pub Crawl & Hot Dog Eating Contest 2018 | SF
Wednesday, July 4 – 2:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Bar None
San Francisco 4th of July Pub Crawl & Hot Dog Eating Contest 2018 | SF
The Fourth of July Pub Crawl and San Francisco Hot Dog Eating Contest is the best way to celebrate Independence Day in San Francisco. Join us for a crazy pub crawl in the Marina leading right up to the celebratory San Francisco Fireworks on Wednesday night.  San Francisco 4th of July Pub ...
Sausalito | Yacht Club Fourth of July Fireworks Show | 2018
Wednesday, July 4 – 2:00 pm | Cost: $20 | Sausalito Yacht Club
Sausalito | Yacht Club Fourth of July Fireworks Show | 2018
Enjoy Fourth of July by the Bay. The SYC 4th of July party promises to be great time for you and your friends. Dance until you head-out to watch fireworks show by 9 pm. 2018 Sausalito Yacht Club Fourth of July Fireworks Wednesday, July 4, 2018 | 2-10 pm Sausalito Yacht ...
Santa Rosa | “Red, White & Boom” Fireworks Celebration | 2018
Wednesday, July 4 – 3:00 pm | Cost: $10*
*$10 general admission
| Sonoma County Fairgrounds
Santa Rosa | "Red, White & Boom" Fireworks Celebration | 2018
More than just a fireworks show – come join for an afternoon and evening of food, live music, kid’s activities, and fun for the whole family. Check out their fantastic lineup of local bands and enjoy great food from the many local vendors who will be ...
Scotts Valley | 4th of July Parade, Festival & Fireworks | 2018
Scotts Valley | 4th of July Parade, Festival & Fireworks | 2018
Come celebrate July 4th in Scotts Valley. Join the Parade, flyover, fireworks,BBQ, live bands, games, petting zoo & much more. Advance tickets are $6. Tickets on July 4th will be $8 Kids 4 and under are free Please note that the activities & food are not included in price ...
Rohnert Park | 4th of July Concert & Fireworks | 2018
Rohnert Park | 4th of July Concert & Fireworks | 2018
The Green Music Center on the Sonoma St. University campus in Rohnert Park is hosting a July 4th concert and festival capped with fireworks into the Sonoma County skies on July 4, 2018. If you want to attend the event which features the Santa Rosa Symphony ...
San Ramon | 4th of July Summer Concert in the Park | 2018
Wednesday, July 4 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Ramon Central Park
San Ramon | 4th of July Summer Concert in the Park | 2018
Celebrate the 4th of July and the City of San Ramon’s 35th Anniversary with a free concert featuring Michael Jackson Tribute Band: Foreverland. Channel that 80’s vibe and party like it’s 1983 with this electrifying, 14 piece band. The evening will begin with patriotic music performed by the ...
San Pablo | 4th of July Multi-Cultural Celebration & Fireworks Show | 2018
Wednesday, July 4 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | El Portal Soccer Field
San Pablo | 4th of July Multi-Cultural Celebration & Fireworks Show | 2018
Come out and celebrate the 4th of July with your family and the City of San Pablo. There will be live entertainment, games, activities, family fun and fireworks. 2018 San Pablo 4th of July Fireworks Wednesday, July 4, 2018 | Celebration at 5 pm El Portal Soccer Field, 2600 Moraga Rd, San ...
Petaluma | 4th of July Fireworks, Concert & Celebration | 2018
Wednesday, July 4 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds
Petaluma | 4th of July Fireworks, Concert & Celebration | 2018
Petaluma 4th is set to throw an free July Fourth party featuring  the Highway Poets and the Grain will make this the best 4th ever. Come out to the fairgrounds, party with great local bands, and enjoy the fireworks, courtesy of the City of Petaluma and the ...
Hemlock Tavern: 4th of July with Live Music Performances | 2018
Wednesday, July 4 – 5:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Hemlock Tavern
Hemlock Tavern: 4th of July with Live Music Performances | 2018
Celebrate Independence Day 2018 at Hemlock Tavern for a July 4th with some country rock on July 4, 2018. 4th of July with Crucial BBQ, High by Night ( Rush tribute ) and more TBD. Free BBQ (while supplies last) and bands from 5 pm – 9 ...
Angel Island | 4th of July Fireworks Viewing Party | 2018
Angel Island | 4th of July Fireworks Viewing Party | 2018
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, 2018. Kick back in Ayala Cove to enjoy Live Music, Food and Drinks. This special ticket includes round trip ferry service to Angel Island ...
San Jose | 4th of July Fireworks Celebration | 2018
Wednesday, July 4 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Discovery Meadow
San Jose | 4th of July Fireworks Celebration | 2018
Celebrating their 104th year and a new century of service, the Rotary Club of San Jose invites you, your family, and your friends to enjoy another world-class fireworks display at Discovery Meadow in downtown San Jose on July 4, 2018. 4th of July Fireworks Celebration Wednesday, July 4, 2018 ...
Vacaville | 4th of July Fireworks & Creekside Concert | 2018
Wednesday, July 4 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Andrews Park
Vacaville | 4th of July Fireworks & Creekside Concert | 2018
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 6:30 pm with fireworks at dusk on July 4, 2018. Come out and enjoy good food, beer & wine,  ...
San Jose Giants Baseball & 4th of July Fireworks | 2018
Wednesday, 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 | 2018

The minor league San Jose Giants baseball club puts on a post-game 4th of July Fireworks show for 2018. The Giants, wearing special “Stars & Stripes” jerseys and caps, but more importantly, from anywhere near the stadium, you can watch the post-game fireworks show for ...

Milpitas | 4th of July Fireworks | 2018
Wednesday, July 4 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $3*
*$3 admission; children 2 and under are free
| Milpitas Sports Center
Milpitas | 4th of July Fireworks | 2018
Milpitas celebrates Independence Day 2018 with a day full of water fun and an evening of fireworks on July 4, 2018. Get wet and wild in the afternoon with the “Waving the Red, White & Blue” Pool Party from 1-4 pm, then celebrate with an evening concert and ...
Healdsburg | 4th of July Fireworks Show | 2018
Wednesday, July 4 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free. Donations are encouraged.
| Healdsburg High School
Healdsburg | 4th of July Fireworks Show | 2018
For 2018, 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, ...
Watch Fireworks Close Up Aboard WWII Liberty Ship | S.S. Jeremiah O’Brien
Wednesday, July 4 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $40 | S.S. Jeremiah O'Brien
Watch Fireworks Close Up Aboard WWII Liberty Ship | S.S. Jeremiah O’Brien
The historic World War II Liberty ship, the S.S. Jeremiah O’Brien, hosts a dockside 2018 fireworks display viewing party from 7 pm to 9:30 pm on July 4, 2018. Celebrate Independence Day and enjoy the Bay Area’s finest fireworks showcase aboard the historic World War II ...
4th of July Fireworks & San Francisco Symphony | Shoreline Amphitheatre | 2018
Wednesday, July 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $25 | Shoreline Amphitheatre
4th of July Fireworks & San Francisco Symphony | Shoreline Amphitheatre | 2018
Celebrate Independence Day at the 32nd annual “Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular with a festive outdoor performance of hero-themed favorites perfect for summer. Starring the San Francisco Symphony at the Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View. 2018 July Fourth with the San Francisco Symphony Wednesday, July 4, 2018 | 8 ...
Stockton | Waterfront Fireworks Extravaganza | 2018
Wednesday, July 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Mandeville Tip County Park
Stockton | Waterfront Fireworks Extravaganza | 2018
Barron Hilton (of Hilton Hotels) owns a place right by the tip and has put on a big free fireworks show for many years. It’s the biggest annual party in the entire Delta and Northern California and the largest gathering of private pleasure boats in ...
Cloverdale | 4th of July Fireworks | 2018
Wednesday, July 4 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*There is no charge, but donations are appreciated.
| Cloverdale City Park
Cloverdale | 4th of July Fireworks | 2018
The annual Cloverdale 4th of July Fireworks will take place viewing from the high school football and baseball fields at dusk brought to you by the Cloverdale Lions Club. The BBQ is not happening this year. We believe that this event is free to attend. There is ...
Cloverdale | Fourth of July Fireworks | 2018
Wednesday, July 4 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Cloverdale High School Football Field
Cloverdale | Fourth of July Fireworks | 2018
Join the 2018 annual fireworks show in Cloverdale at the high school football field (or the baseball field) at 9 pm on July 4, 2018. Join this vibrant, small town community in celebrating Independence Day at their Pyrospectacular. The fireworks show is free to watch.
San Francisco Fireworks: 4th of July | 2018
Wednesday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
San Francisco Fireworks: 4th of July | 2018
Witness the skies sparkle red, white and blue as PIER 39 celebrates Independence Day with a day of fun for the whole family. Start your day with live entertainment on Entrance Plaza Stage featuring Tainted Love — the best of the 80s LIVE.  At approximately 9:30pm, look to the sky for ...
Sonoma | 4th of July Fireworks Show: Booms & Echos in the Valley | 2018
Wednesday, July 4 – 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations to the Sonoma Volunteer Firefighters' Association greatly appreciated
| General Vallejo Estate
Sonoma | 4th of July Fireworks Show: Booms & Echos in the Valley | 2018
After the Sonoma Plaza celebration on July 4, 2018, 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 ...
Livermore | “Red, White & Boom” July 4th Fireworks & Block Party | 2018
Wednesday, July 4 – 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Livermore
Livermore | "Red, White & Boom" July 4th Fireworks & Block Party | 2018
Join the City of Livermore and Livermore Downtown Inc. for the 5th Annual Downtown 4th of July Red, White and Boom Fireworks Celebration. The Fireworks will be launched off the Parking Garage on Railroad Avenue. Parking Garage and Streets close at 4 pm. Walk-in viewing is ...
Gilroy | 4th of July Fireworks Salute | 2018
Wednesday, July 4 – 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Gilroy High School
Gilroy | 4th of July Fireworks Salute | 2018
The City of Gilroy hosts their annual 4th of July Fireworks Display at Gilroy High School on Tenth Street on July 4, 2018 at 9:30 pm. In the previous years there were about 400 fireworks set off during a 20 minute display.

Thursday, July 5

Flower Piano Opening Day: 12 Hidden Pianos in Golden Gate Park | SF Botanical Garden
Thursday, July 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free for San Francisco Residents with proof of ID. $8 for regular entry.
| San Francisco Botanical Garden
Flower Piano Opening Day: 12 Hidden Pianos in Golden Gate Park | SF Botanical Garden

Sunset Piano, in partnership with San Francisco Botanical Garden, will once again bring over a dozen grand pianos to the spectacular 55 acre Botanical Garden in Golden Gate Park for the fourth incarnation of our interactive music festival, Flower Piano. Flower Piano is free to ...

Free Admission Day for Kids & $2 Bites of the Fair | Alameda County Fair
Thursday, July 5 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Kids must be 12 and under.
| Alameda County Fair
Free Admission Day for Kids & $2 Bites of the Fair | Alameda County Fair
The county fair offers a Kids free day & $2 sample Bites of the Fair on selected Thursdays, until 5 pm.
“People in Plazas” Music Festival Opening Day | SF
Thursday, July 5 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | 333 Market St.
"People in Plazas" Music Festival Opening Day | SF

This free annual outdoor music festival puts on over 120 free lunchtime concerts of all styles from July to September in over 15 different public plazas near Market Street stretched from the Embarcadero to Van Ness. 2018 “People in Plazas” Market Street Music Festival July 5 to October ...