Everybody ready to fire up the grill, grab some cold ones, and hang out with friends and family as we celebrate the birthday of this great nation? Perfect! All you need now is to figure out where you’re gonna watch things explode in the sky, so here’s a great list of the fireworks displays happening around the IE:
with thanks to: inlandempire.us
Barstow Annual Fireworks Spectacular – 5k run at 7:00 am, Gates open at 5:00 pm, Fireworks at 9:00 pm. At the Robert Sessions Memorial Sportspark.
Beaumont – 4th of July Celebration
Wednesday July 4th @ 5:00 pm
Downtown Beaumont – Plaza area between
Downtown Library & Julie Rogers Theatre
Celebration offers a rollicking salute to our nation’s past with events that include performances by local musical groups. The Symphony of Southeast Texas will also perform at the Julie Rogers Theatre. Enjoy the music and the air condition of the orchestra beginning at 8 pm. At 9 p.m. fireworks explode in the sky while the explosive and dramatic delight to eye and ear continues for about 30 minutes.
Schedule Of Events
5:00 pm Performance by Ashlynn Ivy
6:15 pm Performance by Folk Family Revival
7:15 pm Welcome speech from Mayor Ames
7:30 pm Performance by Hamilton Loomis
8:00 pm Performance by Symphony of Southeast Texas (Julie Rogers Theatre)
9:00 pm Fireworks
For additional information, please call (409) 838-3435
Big Bear 4th of July Fireworks-
When: Wednesday, July 4th
Time: Fireworks start at dusk
Where: Big Bear Valley
New! Discounted Fireworks Vacation Package, includes: Lodging and Admission to Big Bear’s lakeside annual 4th of July BBQ!
Chino Hills Old-Fashioned Fourth of July Picnic -
When: Wednesday, July 4
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Big League Dreams Chino Hills Sports Park
16333 Fairfield Ranch Road
Main Stage Band:
Skinny Little Twits – Classic Rock
Free activities include:
Food Eating Contests, Face Painting, Fun Inflatables, Creative Crafts, BMX Stunt Show, Bungee Trampoline
Rock Climbing Wall, Water Slides, Water Cannon Blowout*, Teen Extreme Zone, *As long as the water tender truck from the Chino Valley Independent Fire District is available
For more information:
Claremont 4th of July Celebration -
Wednesday, July 4, 2012
2012 Theme: Claremont Celebrates America
840 N. Indian Hill Boulevard
This year’s Independence Day Celebration will be another fun-filled day in the true Claremont tradition!
Over 30 community volunteers comprise the Independence Day Committee that dedicates nearly 6 months in the planning and execution of this community event.
Corona 4th of July Events -
4pm – 10pm Santana Park 4th of July Celebration
This years event will feature music by the ”Rock & Soul Revue All Star Band”, a youth band performance by “Sabrina & Minor Aftershock” and a performace by the Christian Arts Theater “CAT”.
A shuttle service will be available beginning at 5:30 p.m. with pickups and drop offs at the Centennial High School and Santiago High School student parking lots. The formal program and Military tribute will begin at approximately 8:30 p.m.
And please remember that fireworks are prohibited in Riverside County. For more information please visit Corona Says NO To Fireworks
Crestline – Jamboree Days – Parade to be held on July 2nd. Your Chamber is trying to bring back the FIREWORKS!!! Call the Chamber for more details! 909-338-2706
Fontana – Red, White, and Cruise – The City of Fontana announces that due to unforeseen circumstances, the City will not be participating in the Auto Club Speedway’s 4th of July celebration. The Auto Club Speedway Red, White and Cruise event has been a summer tradition for the community, but unfortunately it was necessary to cancel this year’s event. The City looks forward to participating with the Auto Club Speedway in 2013 to celebrate Independence Day.
For more information or questions regarding the Red, White and Cruise event, please contact the Fontana Community Services Department at (909) 349-6900.
Indio Fourth of July Festival -
5:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Cost: ADMISSION IS FREE! PARKING $5.00
Location: Riverside County Fair & National Date Festival Fairgrounds
82-503 Highway 111
Indio, California 92201
Come out and enjoy live entertainment, food booths, children’s activities, loads of family fun and FIREWORKS!
PLEASE NO COOLERS, ANIMALS, ALCOHOL OR PERSONAL FIREWORKS ALLOWED!
La Quinta Carnaval of Lights 4th of July Light Parade & Fireworks -
A July 4th celebration is brewing in La Quinta with a day that promises to be full of family fun. Park activities, swimming, food, a chili cook-off and a light parade will be topped off with fireworks aiming to light up the night sky. Presented by the La Quinta Chamber of Commerce, the La Quinta Resort & Club and the Desert Recreation District, the Carnaval of Lights will be held at the La Quinta Community Park at 77-865 Avenida Montezuma in the heart of La Quinta.
Lake Arrowhead Fireworks –
Enjoy the “4th of July” Fireworks Display in Lake Arrowhead!
The Annual Lake Arrowhead Fireworks displayed hosted by the Arrowhead Lake Assoication will be on July 4th starting at 9pm For more information please call 909-337-2595
Menifee Independence Day Parade and Fireworks-
City Independence Day Event, Parade, Concert and Fireworks June 30th
The City of Menifee and its partners, the Lake Menifee Women’s Club and Valley-Wide Recreation and Park District, invite the community to enjoy the 21st Annual Independence Day Celebration and Paradeon Saturday, June 30, 2012 at Wheatfield Park in Menifee from 5 PM to 9 PM. A 5:00 PM parade down La Piedra, from Antelope to Menifee Road, will kick off the event for the 21st year. New for this year’sevent is a large outfield main stage, which will host live music featuring American Idol Season 10 audition round finalist, Rachael Stark and The Rachael Stark Band and local Menifee rock and roll band Universal Trap. This year’s fireworks show will also be synchronized to live music arranged by Bill Gould of Full Value Entertainment.
Ontario July 4th Parade -
Fireworks Spectacular starts at 9:00 PM admission is Free
Location: Westwind Park 2455 East Riverside Drive Ontario, California 91761
For more information, please call Ontario Recreation & Community Services at (909) 395-2020.
Palm Desert Concert and 4th of July Celebration -
Palm Desert Civic Center Park Fireworks Celebration
The July 4th festivities begin on a patriotic note with the National Anthem at 7:15 p.m., and will be followed by a concert by the Swing Cats Big Band. The nighttime sky will light up again at 9 p.m. with a spectacular 20-minute-long fireworks display accompanied by synchronized patriotic and American contemporary music on The Mix 100.5 radio station. Attendees are encouraged to bring picnic dinners, blankets, and chairs to enjoy the show. Drinks and snacks will also be available for purchase, both inside the park as well as at the Palm Desert Aquatic Center. Alcoholic beverages, smoking, and portable barbeques are prohibited. Private fireworks are illegal in Civic Center Park and throughout the City of Palm Desert. Flashlights are recommended for safety exiting the park. For convenient parking, free air-conditioned shuttle service begins at 6 p.m. and runs throughout the evening from the Gardens on El Paseo (San Pablo side, lower level) to the festivities. For those people driving street-legal golf carts to the park, a dedicated golf cart parking area will be provided. For more information, please call 760-346-0611.
Palm Springs All American Fourth of July -
Wed, Jul 4, 2012 at 6:05pm
Location: Palm Springs
City of Palm Springs All American 4th of July at Palm Springs Stadium, Saturday July 4th. Power baseball game starts at 6:05pm followed by free fireworks. Palm Springs Stadium 1901 E Baristo Road, Palm Springs, CA
Pomona Fairplex Kaboom-
Wednesday July 4, 2012 from 5:00pm – 10:00pm
The Fairplex of Pomona 1101 W. McKinley Ave., Pomona, CA 91768, California 91768 Get Directions
It’s the 26th annual fireworks spectacular at Fairplex. The nighttime programming is a crowd pleaser and has played to a sold-out audience since its inception in 2002. It puts the boom in KABOOM!
Rancho Cucamonga Fireworks Celebration-
Rancho Cucamonga Epicenter 8408 Rochester Avenue
July 4, 2012
Tickets on sale NOW
ALL Tickets $8.00 prior to July 4th
($10.00 day of event)
• On-Line at Here (additional fee applies for on-line sales)
• By Phone – (909) 477-2752
• In Person at the Lewis Family Playhouse Box Office
12505 Cultural Center Drive
Tickets for this event will NOT be sold at the Epicenter Box Office
Redlands’ Community Fourth of July! 2012 Celebration -
Ticket Sales: General Admission – $7.00 in
advance, $10.00 at the gate. Children under 3 Free and will not need a ticket. Click here for pre-sale locations and Information on Reserved Seats or Map & Driving Directions.
Each year the citizens of Redlands band together to celebrated Independence Day in grand fashion. The 4th of July Committee works tirelessly throughout the year to plan a fun filled day for the entire family. The day begins with a picnic at beautiful Sylvan Park: Food; Games; Music!
Official T-Shirts: Monday June 4th official T-shirts will be on sale for $15.00 at the Redlands City Clerk’s Office. The shirt will also be sold at the committee booth in Sylvan Park on the 4th.
Park Activities: Many local service and civic clubs are expected to participate in the daytime activities in Sylvan Park, Section A on University Street near the University of Redlands. Set up is expected to get underway at 7 a.m. and booths should be open at 9 a.m. Live entertainment will begin at 9 a.m. At 10:30 a.m. 4th of July Parade will march around the park.
Park activities will wind down around 3 p.m. Park activities are under the direction of George Barich. For booth information please call 793-9683.
*Parade starts at 10:30*
Stadium: Once again the University of Redlands plays host to one of the largest 4th of July celebrations in the State of California . The gates at the U of R Stadium will open by 6 p.m. The live show and opening ceremonies will begin at 7:00 p.m. and will include a flag ceremony and a four jet flyover followed by a USAF C-17 flyover. After the flyover, skydivers from Perris Valley Skydiving will be landing in the center of the stadium. The Fireworks show under the direction of Jeff Martin, citizen of Redlands and Sales Manager for Pyro Spectaculars by Souza will begin about 9pm.
Riverside 4th of July Spectacular
Mt. Rubidoux at 2012 9:00 PM
The City of Riverside Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department is proud to present the 4th of July Aerial Fireworks Shows on Wednesday, July 4.
Enjoy beautiful aerial fireworks shows at La Sierra Park (5215 La Sierra Avenue) and Mt. Rubidoux (in sync with KOLA 99.9 broadcast).
Aerial fireworks shows will begin promptly at 9 p.m.
For more information: 951-826-2000
Temecula 4th of July Parade and Fireworks Show-
All activities held July 4, 2012
Old Town Parade at 10am
Family Fun & Fireworks at the Ronald Reagan Sports Park 2pm-10pm
Fireworks at 9pm sharp!
The 4th of July Parade will be starting at 10am Wednesday morning. The parade will be running arch to arch, South to North. Parking is available at the Old Town Parking Garage (South of the Civic Center on Mercedes St). Parade Lineup Coming Soon.
Family Fun & Fireworks Information:
Festivities start at 2pm, however the park opens at 8am.
Fireworks start at 9pm sharp. Music broadcasted on KATY 101.3
Food Vendors and Kids Fun Zone.
Handicap parking is limited and first come, first serve. Arrive early to secure a parking spot.
ATMs located in the Food Vendor area as well as the Kids Fun Zone.
Entertainment from 2pm-9pm on the main stage.
Blood Drive at the CRC parking lot.
CRC Pool is open from 11am-3pm.
Park Rules: No alcohol or glass containers. No Dogs off leash. No staking or roping off areas.
Kids Fun Zone
Fun Zone opens at 2pm, wristbands required.
Wristbands are $5 each, cash only, ATM available nearby.
Wristbands grant unlimited use of the inflatable bounce area, rock climbing, and face painting.
Fun Zone closes at 8:30pm.
No refunds issued.
Temecula – Vail Lake Resort! Come Celebrate Independence Day at Vail Lake Resort!
June 27, 2012 – June 30, 2012
Address: 38000 Highway 79 South, Temecula, CA 92589
Times: Call for times
San Jacinto Independence Day Celebration-
SAN JACINTO 4TH OF JULY PARADE: SALUTE TO OUR MILITARY
Join family, friends & neighbors for our annual San Jacinto Valley Tradition! For information, call (951) 654‑4041. [flyer]
VALLEY-WIDE 4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION
9:00 am — 9:30 pm, Valley-Wide Regional Park, 901 W Esplanade Ave, San Jacinto
Come join us for our annual 4th of July Celebration. We will have food, and craft vendors along with live entertainment. Fireworks at 9:00 pm. For information, call (951) 487‑9234.
Yucaipa 4th of July Carnival and Fireworks Show- Independence Day Weekend Celebration Carnival & Fireworks Show at the Yucaipa High School Grounds. June 30th – July 4th. Music, Food, Non Food Vendors, and Fireworks. Sit on the grass and enjoy the music, food, and a good old fashioned fun time, bring your lawn chairs and join us for a Yucaipa 4th of July weekend blast. It is FREE to enjoy the Celebration…