With July 4th right around the corner, it’s that time of year again to figure out the best places for you and your loved ones to celebrate America’s Independence.
We’ve put together the best spots for you to sit back and watch fireworks.
Newport Beach 4th of July Celebration
1131 Back Bay Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Join Newport Beach as they celebrate Independence Day on the Back Bay with activities and events along with an incredible fireworks display. This two-day festival will feature live music including KC & The Sunshine Band and many others as well as local artisans, merchants and family fun. Tickets to the event include entrance to the entertainment and activities. For a full listing of times, dates and ticket pricing, visit 4th Of July Newport Beach.
Dana Point 4th of July Fireworks Show
Doheny State Beach
25300 Dana Point Harbor Drive
Dana Point, CA 92629
This year, The City of Dana Point will be presenting their 4th of July Fireworks Display from 9 – 9:30pm in the skies over the Dana Point Harbor. Featuring a musical simulcast, get your spot early on the beach and make a day out of it by setting up a picnic. Our recommendations? Sit on the beach or visit the cliffs of Blue Lantern Park or Heritage Park for terrific views of Fireworks as they light up the night’s sky.
Culver City July 4th Fireworks
9000 Overland Ave
Culver City, CA 90230
Complete with live music from Rob Canove & Playback, delicious food trucks, great family-friendly games, attractions and of course, fireworks, Culver City is bringing their all for July 4th. Gates to the event on the West LA College grounds open at 4pm and the organizers will be offering plenty of parking for the event for $5 per occupant (max of $20 per vehicle). The show admission is included in your parking fee. For walk-in tickets, there is a suggested donation of just $5 per person though.
The Hollywood Bowl July 4th Fireworks Spectacular
2301 N Highland Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90068
Featuring Steve Marin and The Steep Canyon Rangers, celebrate the Fourth of July at the Hollywood Bowl’s Annual Fireworks Spectacular. If one night is not enough for you, the Bowl is offering 3 nights of fireworks and entertainment for you to enjoy. From July 2nd to July 4th, the Bowl will feature their headlining act along with patriotic music by the Orchestra. Once they begin playing The Star Spangled Banner, enjoy the fireworks as they light up the sky over the Hollywood Bowl. It is quite a sight to see and well worth the price of the ticket for admission. It’s certainly one of LA’s best fireworks displays year after year and this year will not be any different.