Your round-trip ticket includes a tram ride up to Battery Ledyard for the best view of the action. Address: 5500 Shore Blvd S. Fair hours are 11 a. While there are steps carved into the rock that will take you safely up and down, the steeper faces are used by serious rock climbers as practice, so bring a flashlight for the descent and stay alert. Advance bookings are crucial; check the websites,, and. They may start as early as 8:30 p. The Dunedin Blue Jays take on the Tarpons at 5 p.
Discovery Meadows, 180 Woz Way in downtown San Jose. Shoreline Amphitheatre, 1 Amphitheatre Pkwy. San Mateo County History Museum, 2200 Broadway. Pier 3, 1398 The Embarcadero, S. If you plan to head out on a cruise or a tour, these do sell out quickly, so pick up your tickets as soon as you can! When: July 4, festivities begin at noon City of Alameda Mayor's Fourth of July Parade Where: Alameda Lincoln Ave.
The evening ends with a fireworks display accompanied by the Symphony. Parking is limited so come early and enjoy the display. Tampa Red, White and Blue Festival: Celebrate Independence Day with live music on the Riverwalk, Uncle Sam on stilts, face painting, stuffed animal rides, patriotic greyhound petting, most patriotic dressed competition, watermelon eating contest, photo booth, food court, arts and crafts exhibits and fireworks from Channelside. The fireworks show starts at 9:30 p. Head up to the top of the hill for sunset, and if the fog stays away, enjoy the fireworks shows from San Francisico, Alameda, Richmond and beyond. The Hernando County Fairgrounds is hosting the Firecracker Smash'm Up! Symphony Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular Hero-themed favorites led by conductor Edwin Outwater and featuring Broadway vocalist Capathia Jenkins. Blue and Gold Fireworks Cruises Departures from 8 to 8:40 p.
If the little ones are tiring and you're looking for less people, one option is to head for neighboring Redwood Shores. Celebrate red, white and blue with our community this year and bring the whole family down for patriotic fun. The Alameda County Firefighters will host their annual Pancake Breakfast at Fire Station No. Just take Folsom Street to its southern end and you'll be at the base of the hill. Park Views Summit to the top of Indian Rock Park, an 11-million-year-old volcanic formation in Berkeley. Visitors are welcome to roam the halls and enjoy the Diego Rivera murals and come July 4th, those in the know can take in the fireworks in elevated style. Lunch and snacks will be included during the trip and the Marriott offers free breakfast.
Hornblower 4th of July Cruises: Celebrate the Fourth of July with a scenic San Francisco Bay Cruise. Fireworks show approximately 9:30 p. The other one is on barges in front of Pier 39. This year, we celebrate our 11th Anniversary, making this the longest running parade in the history of The Alameda. Spectrum Field formerly Bright House Field , 601 N Old Coachman Road, Clearwater. Diablo High School filled with music and food, and concludes with fireworks at 9 p.
Here are just a few of my top recommendations. Fireworks are launched from a barge in the river about 9 p. With the Fourth of July falling on a Tuesday this year, you could even take in one of the shows during the weekend preceding the holiday, and catch another fireworks display on July 4 proper. Yacht docks at Clay St. Friendly dogs are welcome, but must be leashed.
Hornblower offers three evening cruises that include fireworks viewing—the premier fireworks dinner cruise, buffet dinner cruise and the San Francisco Belle cruise. Madeira Beach Fourth of July: Madeira Beach celebrates Independence Day with fireworks over Boca Ciega Bay. The Berkeley Marina hosts one of the biggest 4th of July parties from noon until 10 p. Fireworks over the water from the end of the Berkeley Pier start at 9:35 p. Bring the whole family - lawn tickets for kids 12 and under are half price, and kids under two are free!. Fireworks start approximately at 9:30 p. Fourth of July General Fireworks Cruise Clearwater : Set sail for a 2.
Orinda Fourth of July Parade Route traverses Camino Pablo and Orinda Way. Bay Farm Island, Alameda, acgov. When: July 4, parade begins at noon Menlo Park's 4th of July Celebration Where: Menlo Park Parade starts on Chestnut St. The 4th of July fireworks draw tens of thousands of people each year, and the above areas can get crowded quickly. The Fourth of July is here! When: July 4, parade begins at 10 a. For more information please call 1 800 427-4124.
Discovery Meadow, 180 Woz Way, San Jose. When: July 4, 11 a. Napa County Fairgrounds, 1435 N. Sharks Cove in Manahattan Beach will also be hosting a , beer pong, giant Jenga and giant Connect 4! Here are 10 Bay Area Mardi Gras events to get you started. For more information please call 510 215-3084. Grab a good seat in the marina or the waterfront park. July 4th Parade and Fireworks Extravaganza - An all day celebration from 10 a.