Bay Area 4th of July Events Guide

Looking for 4th of July parades, celebrations and fireworks displays? We’ve got you covered. Check out our Bay Area 4th of July events guide below!

EAST BAY

4th of July Berkeley Marina
Where: Berkeley Marina
When: July 4, family activities beginning at noon, fireworks at 9:30 p.m.
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Fremont’s 4th of July Parade

Where: Fremont (Downtown)
When: July 4, parade begins at 10 a.m.
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Picnic in the Park and Fireworks
Where: Benicia (Benicia City Park at 150 Military W)
When: July 3, Torchlight Parade at 6:30 p.m.; July 4, activities begin at noon, fireworks at 9 p.m.
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Oakland A’s Fireworks Night
Where: Oakland Coliseum
When: July 3, after the A’s play the Twins
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Celebrate Concord 4th of July
Where: Downtown Concord (Todos Santos Plaza)
When: July 4, 5K/kids run at 8 a.m., parade at 10 a.m., festival at 4 p.m. and fireworks at 9 p.m.
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A Green, Red, White & Blue Celebration!
Where: Albany (Memorial Park at 1325 Portland Ave.)
When: July 4, festivities begin at noon
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City of Alameda Mayor’s Fourth of July Parade
Where: Alameda (Lincoln Ave. & Park St.)
When: July 4, 5k race at 9:45 a.m., parade starts at 10 a.m. — the 3.3-mile route is one of the longest in the country
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City of El Cerrito & worldOne July 4th Festival
Where: El Cerrito (Cerrito Vista Park at 7007 Moeser Ln.)
When: July 4, music and children’s activities from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
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Kiwanis Danville July 4th Parade
Where: Danville (Downtown)
When: July 4, parade begins at 9 a.m.
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San Ramon Fourth of July
Where: San Ramon (Central Park Amphitheater at 12501 Alcosta Blvd.)
When: July 4, 5-8 p.m. free concert featuring a Jimmy Buffet tribute band
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Orinda 4th of July Parade
Where: Orinda Community Park and Community Center (parade begins at 80 Moraga Way)
When: July 4, festivities 7:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.; parade begins at 10 a.m.
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Pleasant Hill July 4th Celebration
Where: Pleasant Hill (Parade at Cleveland Rd. & Gregory Ln.)
When: July 4, 5k at 8 a.m., parade at 9:30 a.m. and fireworks around 9:10 p.m. from College Park High School
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Martinez 4th of July Parade
Where: Martinez (Court St. between Ward and Main streets)
When: July 4, parade begins at 10 a.m.
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Suisun City 4th of July Celebration
Where: Suisun City (Waterfront District)
When: July 4, events start at 11 a.m.; fireworks at 9:15 p.m.
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4th of July Red, White & Boom Fireworks & Block Party

Where: Livermore (Downtown)
When: July 4, block party begins at 4 p.m., fireworks at 9:30 p.m.
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NORTH BAY

Marin County Fair Fireworks Show

Where: San Rafael (10 Avenue of the Flags)
When: July 3 – July 7 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.; fireworks every night at 9:30 p.m.
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Petaluma 4th of July Celebration and Fireworks

Where: Petaluma (Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds at 175 Fairgrounds Dr.)
When: July 4, 6 p.m. – 10 p.m., fireworks after dark
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Sausalito 4th of July Festivities

Where: Sausalito (Dunphy and Gabrielson parks)\
When: July 4, parade begins at 10 a.m., picnic at Dunphy Park at noon, music at 6:30 p.m., fireworks at 9 p.m. from Gabrielson Park
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Novato 4th of July Parade
Where: Novato (Grant Avenue between Reichert and 7th St.)
When: July 4, parade begins at 10 a.m.
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Red, White & BOOM! 2019

Where: Santa Rosa (Sonoma County Fairgrounds at 1350 Bennett Valley Rd.)
When: July 4, festivities from 4 p.m. – 10 p.m., fireworks after dark
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Corte Madera/Larkspur 4th of July Parade and Celebration
Where: Larkspur and Corte Madera (Parade begins at Redwood High School in Larkspur, Festivities take place at Corte Madera Town Center)
When: July 4, festvivites 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., parade starts at 10:30 a.m.
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PENINSULA

Foster City Fourth of July Celebration
Where: Foster City (Leo Ryan Park at 650 Shell Blvd.)
When: July 4, festivities from 9 a.m. – 9:45 p.m., fireworks over the lagoon after dark
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Palo Alto’s Annual Chili Cook-off
Where: Palo Alto (Mitchell Park at 600 E. Meadow Dr.)
When: July 4, Noon – 5 p.m.
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Redwood City 4th of July Parade, Festival, and Fireworks
Where: Redwood City (Downtown and the Port of Redwood City)
When: July 4, 5k run at 8 a.m., parade at 10 a.m. through downtown, festival and activities from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., fireworks over Port of Redwood City at 9:30 p.m.
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Half Moon Bay’s 49th Annual Ol’ Fashioned 4th of July Parade

Where: Half Moon Bay (Main St.)
When: July 4, block party events begin in the morning, parade begins at noon
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Menlo Park’s 4th of July Celebration
Where: Menlo Park (Parade starts at Santa Cruz Ave. & Chestnut St.)
When: July 4, parade starts at 11:45 a.m., festivities continue through 3 p.m. 
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Pacifica 4th of July Picnic
Where: Pacifica (Frontierland Park at 900 Yosemite Dr.)
When: July 4, activities and live music from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
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SAN FRANCISCO

4th of July Celebration at The Pier
Where: San Francisco, Pier 39
When: July 4, Music from 3 – 6 p.m., fireworks over the bay at 9:30 p.m.
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Fourth of July Celebration at Fisherman’s Wharf
Where: San Francisco (Fisherman’s Wharf)
When: Live music starts at 6 p.m., fireworks (from Aquatic Park and Pier 39) over the bay at 9:30 p.m.
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SOUTH BAY

Great America July 4th Celebration
Where: Santa Clara (Great America at 4701 Great America Parkway)
When: July 4 & 5,  fireworks at 9:45 p.m. from the Flight Deck roller coaster plaza
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San Jose Giants 4th of July
Where: San Jose (Municipal Stadium)
When: July 4, ballgame starts at 6:45 p.m. followed by fireworks show
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Rotary Club Fireworks
Where: San Jose (Discovery Meadow in downtown)
When: July 4, fireworks at approximately 10 p.m. 
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Rose, White & Blue Parade
Where: San Jose (Rose Garden neighborhood along The Alameda)
When: July 4, parade at 10 a.m.
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Morgan Hill Freedom Fest: Parade and Fireworks On The Green

Where: Morgan Hill (Morgan Hill Outdoor Sports Center at 16500 Condit Rd.)
When: July 4, Fest Cruise & Car show 9:30 a.m. – 2 p.m., parade begins at 10 a.m., live music starts at 5 p.m., fireworks at 9:45 p.m.
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Fourth of July at Shoreline
Where: Mountain View (Shoreline Amphitheatre at One Amphitheatre Parkway)
When: July 4, 8 p.m. featuring the San Francisco Symphony and a fireworks grand finale
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Old-Fashioned Independence Day Celebration
Where: Santa Cruz (Wilder Ranch State Park at 1401 Coast Rd.)
When: July 4, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
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Red, White & BOOM! Milpitas Fireworks & Concert
Where: Milpitas (Milpitas Sports Center at 1325 E. Calaveras Blvd.)
When: July 4, pool party from 1 – 4 p.m., concert at 7 p.m., fireworks at approximately 9:15 p.m.
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Scotts Valley 4th of July Parade, Flyover & Fireworks
Where: Scotts Valley (Skypark 361 Kings Village Rd.)
When: July 4, parade and flyover at 3 p.m., food, games and music at 4 p.m., fireworks at 9:20 p.m.
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