4th Of July Fireworks and Festivities in Orange County, CA | #4thFireworks #4thOfJuly

 Have you started making your 4th of July plans yet? Many Orange County cities are hosting 4th of July Fireworks and festivities, some of which are free to the public. Here is a list of what I’ve found to be going on around Orange County for the 4th of July.

4th of July in Orange County4th of July Events in Orange County (2018)

ALISO VIEJO: Date: July 4th
Location: Grand Park at Town Center Amphitheater
Time: 6:00pm-9:30pm
There will be:
Live Entertainment – Undercover Live 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Food & Beverages Available For Purchase * Arts & Crafts * Complimentary Face Painting * Carnival Games * Complimentary Bounce Houses * Fireworks at dusk

ANAHEIM:
Date: July 4th
Event: “Disneyland Fireworks” Special Patriotic Pyrotechnic Grand Finale
Location: Disneyland
Time: 9:30pm
There will be:
Check out Downtown Disney for their firework  * If you don’t want to head into the park

ANAHEIM HILLS:
Date: July 4th
Event: “Firecracker Run and Activities”
Location: Canyon High School or Peralta Park
Time: Through the Day
There will be:
Parade 1:00pm
Firecracker Run @Canyon High School 7:00am
Pancake Breakfast @Canyon High School 7:30am
Yankee Doodle Dog Show @Canyon High School 9:30am
Food Booths @Peralta Park 3:00pm – 8:45pm
Entertainment @Peralta Park 5:00pm
Fireworks @Peralta Park 9:00pm

BIG BEAR :
Date: July 4th
Event: Fireworks on the Lake
Location: Big Bear Lake
Time: 8:45pm
There will be:Fireworks

Date: July 4th
Event: Fireworks on the Lake
Location: Marina Resort on Lakeview Drive
Time: 7am-4pm
There will be:fireworks display and enjoy food and live entertainment.
BBQ Tickets On Sale Now: $27-$34 for Meal Tickets, NEW $20 Child Meal (Bring lawn chair for personal seating), $54 for Reserved Seating, $100 for VIP/Reserved Seating. All tickets will have an additional $1.00 administrative fee added to the price. Buy Tickets Limited tickets available in the Big Bear Visitors Center in the Village at 630 Bartlett Rd., Big Bear Lake 92315.

Date: July 4th
Event: Captain John’s Independence Day Extravaganza
Location: 39369 North Shore Dr., Fawnskin
Time: 7am
There will be: Let’s Party! DJ Reggae music! Bring your own picnic, BBQ’s and coolers. Huge beach so bring your chairs, beach blankets and umbrellas or EZ Ups to get your spot early. Paddleboard, canoe, kayak and boat rentals will be available all day. When the sun goes down you can bundle up at your own site and view the Big Bear Lake Rotary fireworks from Captain John’s Fawn Harbor & Marina. FREE EVENT! 39369 North Shore Dr. – Open: 7:30 a.m. – Parking Fee: Cars $10; Truck w/trailer $15

Date: July 4th
Event: 4th of July Cruise Aboard Miss Liberty Paddlewheel Tour Boat
Location: Pine Knot Marina, 439 Pine Knot Ave., Big Bear Lake, CA
Time: 8 p.m.- 10 p.m.Come aboard the Miss Liberty Paddlewheel Tour Boat to watch the fireworks explode above the Lake. Cruse includes a non-alcoholic drink ticket and light hors d’oeuvres. Beer, wine, soft drinks and assorted snacks available for purchase in the cash only galley. Tickets are $100 per person. Dock departure at 8 pm and tour returns to dock upon completion of fireworks.

BREA :
Date: July 4th
Event: “Country Fair”
Location: City Hall Park: 401 S. Brea Blvd.
Time: 7am-4pm
There will be:
Pancake Breakfast 7am * Fair 10am – 3pm * Kiddie Parade * Food for purchase * Games * Live Entertainment * Exhibits * Swimming at The Plunge $2 per person

BUENA PARK:
Date: July 1st, 2nd and 4th
Event: “Knott’s Berry Farm”
Location: Knott’s Berry Farm: 8039 Beach Blvd.
Time: 9:00pm

CYPRESS – LOS ALAMITOS – ROSSMOOR – SEAL BEACH:
Date: July 4th
Location: Joint Forces Training Base
Time: 4pm
There will be:
Food Court * Kids Fun Zone * Vendor Booths * Live Music * Fireworks 9:00pm

DANA POINT:
Date: July 4th
Event: “Fireworks Extravaganza”
Location: Doheny State Beach: 25300 Dana Point Harbor Dr.
Time: Park hours 6am – 10pm, Fireworks at 8:45pm
There will be:
Fireworks – Tune into KSBR 88.5FM for synchronized music

FULLERTON:
Date: July 4th
Location: Fullerton High School Stadium: Corner of Lemon & Berkeley
Time: 5pm-9:30pm
There will be:
Small Fee $2-$4 for Activities * Food Available For Purchase * Vendors *
Parking is FREE * Live Entertainment * Fireworks

HAWAIIAN GARDENS:
Date: June 30th
Event: Independence Day Celebration
Location: Fredee Sports Complex: 21399 Elaine Ave.
Time: Unknown
There will be:
Unknown

HUNTINGTON BEACH:
Date: July 2 – July 4
Event: “Huntington Beach Pier Plaza Festival”
Location: Huntington Beach Pier
Time: 10am-9:30pm (Fri & Sat)/6pm Sun
There will be:
Music * Entertainment * Vendor Booths * Parade

Date: July 4th
Event: “4th of July”
Location: Huntington Beach Pier
Time: 9:00pm
There will be:
Surf City 5K Run
Lake Park Breakfast 7:00am – 11:00am
110th Huntington Beach 4th of July Parade 10:00 – 12:00pm
Fireworks

IRVINE:
Date: July 4th
Event: “Concerts On The Green & Firework Festival”
Location: Irvine High School Stadium: 4321 Walnut Ave.
Time: 3pm-9pm
There will be:
Live Music * Games * Prizes * Bounce Houses * Presentation of Colors * Pyro Musical Sky Concert & Fireworks * Food Available For Purchase
TICKETS: $15-Adult; $10-Child 2 & Under FREE

LA PALMA :
Date: July 4th
Event: “Fitness Run for Fun”
Location: La Plama Central Park
Time: 7:30am
There will be:
5K Run, 5K Walk, 10K Run * Pancake Breakfast 7:30am * Live Entertainment
Family Fun Zone 8:00am-10:30am * Yankee Doodle Dash (Kid Run 2yr-12yr) * Awards Ceremony

LAGUNA NIGUEL :
Date: July 4th
Event: YMCA 38th Annual Run In The Park
Location: YMCA: 29831 Crown Valley Park Way, Laguna Niguel
Time: 7:30am
There will be:
Run/Walk * Chamber Breakfast 7:30am – 11:30am *Kids Race 9:30am

Date: July 4th
Event: Concerts & Fireworks In The Park
Location: Crown Valley Community Park: 29751 Crown Valley Parkway
Time: 6pm-8pm
There will be:
Music * Fireworks 9pm * Swimming

LAKE FOREST:
Date: July 4th
Event: “4th Of July Parade”
Location: Toledo Way & Ridge Route (In Front of El Toro High)
Time: 10:00am-2pm
There will be:
Parade

Date: July 4th
Event: “Firecracker 5K Run/Walk & Pancake Breakfast”
Location: El Toro High School
Time: 7:30am
There will be:
Fireworks

LONG BEACH:
Date: July 4th
Location: Queen Mary
Time: 2:00pm – 10:00pm
There will be:
*Tickets Required: Adults $44-$49; Child $24-$29
Carnival & Circus * Carnival Games * Caricatures & Carnival Treats * Inflatable Jumpers * Live Entertainment * Fireworks

Date: July 3rd & 4th
Location: Harbor Breeze Cruises: 100 Aquarium Way Dock #2, Long Beach
Time: Call for timing
There will be:
*Tickets Required: Adults $44-$49; Child $24-$29 Unique way to celebrate Independence day aboard one of Harbor Breeze’s Firework Cruises! a yearly tradition on the waterfront in Long Beach and one of the best ways to celebrate with friends and family. Harbor Breeze Cruises will provide guests and visitors to Long Beach front row seating to experience the spectacular show presented by the Queen Mary.

MISSION VIEJO:
Date: July 4th
Event: “July 4th Street Faire & Firework Spectacular”
Location: Olympiad Road Between Marguerite Pkwy & Melinda Road
Time: 12pm-9:30pm
There will be:
Live Entertainment * Carnival Rides * Crafts * Games/Contests * Vendor Booths
Fireworks 9pm

NEWPORT BEACH:
Date: July 4th & 6th
Location: Newport Dunes:1131 Back Bay Drive, Newport Beach
Time: Gates open at 8am, Entertainment starts at 2pm
There will be:
Tickets available for purchase $40 Parking on street is FREE, Special event all day parking $50
Crafts * Games * Face Painting * Live Entertainment * Fireworks

Date: July 4th
Location: Newport Peninsula – Balboa Street Park 36th Street
Time: 9:30am – 11:30am
There will be:
Bike Parade & Community Festival * Carnival Games * Giant Slides * Arts & Crafts

Date: July 4th
Location: Mariners Elementary School Foundation
Time: 10:30am
There will be:
Rock Climbing Wall * Bungee Run * Adrenaline Maze * 28’ Slide * Defender Dome * Wrecking Ball * Obstacle Course * Balloon Burst * Carnival Games * Sports Zone
Purchase Tickets for Attractions

Date: July 4th
Location: Newport Harbor
Time: 12:30pm
There will be:
Boat Parade * Pancake breakfast 7-11am * BBQ Lunch and Dinner 12-5pm

ORANGE:
Date: July 3rd
Location: Fred Kelly Stadium at El Modina High School:
3920 Spring Street
Time: 4pm-9pm
There will be:
Food * Entertainment * Games * Admission is $7 and 2 & under FREE * Fireworks

RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA:
Date: July 4th
Event: Fireworks at RSM Lake
Location: RSM Lake
Time: 9pm
There will be:
Fireworks

SAN CLEMENTE: 
Date: July 4th
Location: San Clemente Pier
Time: 9pm
There will be:
Fireworks

YORBA LINDA:
Date: July 4th
Location: Veterans Park: 4756 Valley View Ave
Time: 5pm
There will be:
Entertainment * Kids Fun Zone * Family Activities * Food Vendors * Fireworks

Hope you have an amazing 4th of July!

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