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Friday, June 28

Free Beach Concert: Everclear | Santa Cruz
Friday, June 28 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Free Beach Concert: Everclear | Santa Cruz

Every summer, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk casts its net and drags in a host of Top 40 bands from the ’70s, ’80s, and early ’90s to play free concerts right on the beach every Friday night. Friday Night Bands on the Beach  Every Friday, June 14 ...

Sunday, June 30

The Tech Museum of Innovation | Free Admission Day
Sunday, June 30 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | The Tech Museum of Innovation
The Tech Museum of Innovation | Free Admission Day
For one day only, The Tech is swinging open its doors and offering free admission to all. Come get a taste of their hands-on exhibits and experiences, and enjoy a film at the Hackworth IMAX Dome Theater for just $5. They will also have special activities and ...

Applebee’s $1 Vodka Raspberry Lemonade | Final Day
Sunday, June 30 – All Day | Cost: $1 | Applebee's (Participating Locations)
Applebee's $1 Vodka Raspberry Lemonade | Final Day

It’s time to talk summer–the sun is finally shining and the temperatures are rising, which means it’s time to find your go-to summer cocktail. Look no further, because for the whole month of June you can go to your local participating Applebee’s® Neighborhood Grill + ...

Monday, July 1

All of SF’s Free Monthly Museum Days | July 2019
Monday, July 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Details vary for each museum and cultural institution
| All Over the Bay Area
All of SF's Free Monthly Museum Days | July 2019
Whether the economy is strong or sour, most of the museums in San Francisco and the Bay Area throw their doors open once a month to allow free admission to all comers. Generally on the first Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday of each month, these free days ...

Tuesday, July 2

Santana Row Summer Music in the Park Kick Off: Latin Reggae | 2019
Tuesday, July 2 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Santana Row
Santana Row Summer Music in the Park Kick Off: Latin Reggae | 2019

The Summer Music series is back and  ready to groove with you every Tuesday in July from 6 pm-8 pm with free live music. 2019 Summer Music Series Lineup: July 2nd- Jinx Jones & the KingTones, Latin Reggae July 9th – Andre Thierry, Accordion Soul ...

Wednesday, July 3

Morgan Hill | “Family Fest” July 3rd Patriotic Sing & Music Fest | 2019
Wednesday, July 3 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Morgan Hill Amphitheater
Morgan Hill | "Family Fest" July 3rd Patriotic Sing & Music Fest | 2019
Downtown Morgan Hill comes together to celebrate Independence Day 2019 with their Patriotic Sing and Family Music Festival starting at 6 pm on July 3, 2019. The evening starts off with the 31st Annual Patriotic Sing, which begins at 6 pm at the Morgan Hill Community ...
Free Movies on the Beach: “The Sandlot” | Santa Cruz
Wednesday, July 3 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Seating is first-come, first-served.
| Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Free Movies on the Beach: "The Sandlot" | Santa Cruz

There’s nothing like watching a classic movie on the beach with the Giant Dipper twinkling overhead and the sound of gentle summer surf in the background. Bring the family and your blanket or low-back beach chair and join the fun every Wednesday at 9 pm. Each ...

Thursday, July 4

World’s Shortest 4th of July Parade at Aptos | 2019
World's Shortest 4th of July Parade at Aptos | 2019
Billed as “The World’s Shortest Parade” at just two city blocks, this small town parade has enough pageantry to last two hours on July 4, 2019. Last year, the 0.6 mile parade meant the city of Aptos (a town just east of Santa Cruz along the Pacific) celebrated ...
Cupertino’s 4th of July Children’s Parade & Concert in the Park | 2019
Thursday, July 4 – 7:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but bring cash for food and drinks purchase.
| Cupertino Memorial Park (Stevens Creek)
Cupertino's 4th of July Children's Parade & Concert in the Park | 2019
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 ...
Saratoga’s Costumed Old-Fashioned 4th of July & Free Popsicles | 2019
Thursday, July 4 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are accepted for Operation: Care and Comfort
| Kevin Moran Park
Saratoga's Costumed Old-Fashioned 4th of July & Free Popsicles | 2019
If you’re looking for a reason to wear that Uncle Sam costume you’ve got in your closet, then Saratoga’s 2019 Independence Day Observance is the place for you on July 4, 2019. Held at Kevin Moran Park, the event will feature a Color Guard presentation of ...
Santa Clara’s Great America Fireworks & Free Military Admission | 2019
Thursday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: $24 | Great America
Santa Clara's Great America Fireworks & Free Military Admission | 2019

Head toward the Flight Deck roller coaster plaza at 9:45 pm for an Independence Day event that will knock your sparklers off. Set the sky ablaze in one of the area’s most impressive displays of 4th of July fireworks. Witness a fanfare of radiant bursts ...

San Jose’s Rose, White & Blue Parade | 2019
Thursday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Arrive early and get a front row seat.
| San Jose (The Alameda)
San Jose's Rose, White & Blue Parade | 2019
The Rose White and Blue Parade has been a much beloved annual event in the neighborhoods of the greater Rose Garden area of San Jose along The Alameda and this year celebrates the 12th Anniversary, making this the longest running parade in the history of ...
Cupertino’s July 4th Free Swimming Day | 2019
Thursday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is first come, first serve. Entry is not guaranteed.
| Blackberry Farm
Cupertino's July 4th Free Swimming Day | 2019
Families and kids are invited to Blackberry Farm in Cupertino for a free day of swimming and food trucks for their annual July 4th celebration on Thursday, July 4, 2019. Blackberry Farm Independence Day Celebration | July 4, 2019 Free Swimming: 10 am – 5 pm (Admission to the ...
Old Fashioned 1900s Independence Day Celebration at Santa Cruz | 2019
Old Fashioned 1900s Independence Day Celebration at Santa Cruz | 2019
Visit Wilder Ranch’s historic cultural preserve and take a step back in time 100 years ago as you participate in an early 1900s-style Independence Day celebration on Thursday, July 4, 2019 from 11 am to 4 pm. Featuring a noon family parade, games, children’s crafts area, ...
4th of July Symphony & Picnic in the Park at Los Gatos | 2019
Thursday, July 4 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but bring money for food and beverages.
| Oak Meadow Park
4th of July Symphony & Picnic in the Park at Los Gatos | 2019
The Town of Los Gatos will once again host the annual Symphony in the Park on Thursday, July 4th at Oak Meadow Park. Join for a day of free, family-friendly music, food and fun. 4th of July Schedule: 11 am – 4 pm: Children’s Activities & Food ...
Santa Clara’s All City Picnic & 4th of July Fireworks Extravaganza | 2019
Thursday, July 4 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Central Park (Santa Clara)
Santa Clara's All City Picnic & 4th of July Fireworks Extravaganza | 2019
Celebrate Independence Day at the All City Picnic at Central Park beginning at 12:00 pm with carnival games, face painting, jump houses and more for the kids and free recreational swimming at the International Swim Center. There will be plenty of food available for sale ...
Spirit of Watsonville: July 4th Parade | 2019
Thursday, July 4 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Downtown Watsonville
Spirit of Watsonville: July 4th Parade | 2019
Celebrate Independence Day and Watsonville’s 167th Birthday with a 4th of July parade through downtown on it’s new start time at Noon. The Spirit of Watsonville 4th of July parade proceeds down Main St. from St. Patrick’s Church to First Street. Thousands of spectators line the route ...
Old-Timey 4th of July Celebration at Roaring Camp | 2019
Old-Timey 4th of July Celebration at Roaring Camp | 2019
Roaring Camp Railroads hosts old-timey Fourth of July activities in the Santa Cruz Mountains on July 4, 2019. Bring out the entire family and friends for a fun-filled day of games, live music and an all-American barbecue. See why the west was wild aboard the Redwood ...
Milpitas Red, White & Blue 4th of July Pool Party | 2019
Thursday, 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 | 2019
Milpitas celebrates Independence Day 2019 with a day full of water fun and an evening of fireworks on July 4, 2019. “Waving the Red, White & Blue” Pool Party Thursday, July 4, 2019 | 1-4 pm | FREE Admission Get wet and wild on the 4th with music, games, ...
Scotts Valley’s 4th of July Parade, Festival & Fireworks | 2019
Scotts Valley's 4th of July Parade, Festival & Fireworks | 2019
Come celebrate July 4th in Scotts Valley. Parade, flyover, fireworks, BBQ, live bands, games, petting zoo and much more. Advance tickets are $6. Tickets on July 4th will be $8 Kids 4 and under are free There will be a parade on Scotts Valley Drive at 3 pm. Please note ...
Morgan Hill’s Freedom Fest Fireworks & Live Music | 2019
Thursday, July 4 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Morgan Hill Outdoor Sports Center
Morgan Hill's Freedom Fest Fireworks & Live Music | 2019
End your 4th of July festivities with a bang as Freedom Fest is proud to return fireworks on the green to the outdoor sports center with family entertainment, games, bounce houses, face painting, great music, and a fantastic firework show powered by Fireworks America. Please note ...
Free Cab Rides Home on 4th of July at the Bay Area | 2019
Thursday, July 4 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Pre-registration online required. You'll need to mail in your reimbursement request.
| San Francisco Bay Area
Free Cab Rides Home on 4th of July at the Bay Area | 2019
GJEL Accident attorneys are hooking you up with a free cab ride home on 4th of July to help save you from a DUI and needing their services in the Bay Area, as well as the Tri-Valley area (Pleasanton, Livermore, Dublin, San Ramon, and Danville), and ...
San Jose | 4th of July Fireworks Celebration | 2019
Thursday, July 4 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Discovery Meadow
San Jose | 4th of July Fireworks Celebration | 2019
Celebrating their 105th 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, 2019. 4th of July Fireworks Celebration Thursday, July ...
San Jose Giants Baseball & 4th of July Fireworks | 2019
Thursday, July 4 – 6:45 pm | Cost: $10*
*Game tickets start at $10, but fireworks can be seen for free outside Municipal Stadium.
| San Jose Municipal Stadium
San Jose Giants Baseball & 4th of July Fireworks | 2019

The minor league San Jose Giants baseball club puts on a post-game 4th of July Fireworks show for 2019. 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 | 2019
Thursday, July 4 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $3*
*$3 admission; children 1 and under are free. Online ticket sales end on July 3 at noon.
| Milpitas Sports Center
Milpitas 4th of July Fireworks | 2019
Milpitas celebrates Independence Day 2019 with a day full of water fun and an evening of fireworks on July 4, 2019. 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 ...