Looking for somewhere to celebrate the Fourth of July? There are many events across the Valley that offer food, fun and fireworks. Check out our list of the best 2014 4th of July celebrations in Phoenix.
Fabulous Phoenix Fourth
This free, family event runs from 6 to 10 p.m. at Steele Indian School Park in central Phoenix and features two stages of live local entertainment, inflatable rides and activities for purchase in our Kids Zone, a Classic Car exhibit, a “Splash Zone” area where participants can cool off, and a spectacular Patriotic Program. The fireworks display begins at 9:30 p.m. Visitors also can purchase food from more than 50 food and beverage vendors, and enjoy free community information booths and displays.
July 4th Tempe Town Lake Festival
Kiwanis Club of Tempe 63rd Annual Fireworks Spectacular will present one of the best fireworks show in the Valley shot from Mill Avenue Bridge. The spectacular family night Fireworks Show will be choreographed to patriotic and classical music. The event will feature live entertainment by local DJs and bands, a splash playground, family fun fest, food vendors and more. General admission tickets start at $5 per person.
Independence Day Music Festival at Salt River Fields
Celebrate the Fourth on the third at Salt River Fields! The musical celebration features American Idol winner Phillip Phillips. Gates open at 5 p.m. and will feature the largest fireworks celebration in the Valley!
Fourth of July at Maya Day and Nightclub
Maya Day and Nightclub will celebrate Independence Day with a special lineup headlined by international electronic music composer, producer and DJ, Matt Zo. Performances include Miami trio, Brass Knuckles, producer and DJ, Grand Theft and Chicago native, Jack Novak. The celebration will also feature fire performers, themed stilt walkers and a spectacular fireworks display at 9 p.m. To purchase tickets please visit www.sletickets.com. For VIP and cabana reservations, contact host at VIP@MayaClubAZ.com.
Fourth of July at W Scottsdale
Celebrate Fourth of July at W Scottsdale with festivities that include a fireworks spectacular and musicfeaturing five DJ performances. Guests can swim, dance and celebrate throughout the day and into the night as DJs from the Skam Artist roster provide live music. A fireworks display will light the sky starting at 9 p.m. Tickets are $20.
3rd of July Fireworks Extravaganza
Celebrate Independence Day Cave Creek-style! The Town’s spectacular “3rd of July Fireworks Extravaganza” takes place at sunset on Thursday and is being hosted by Harold’s Corral, The Buffalo Chip Saloon, and Cave Creek Tap Haus. The festive, family-friendly celebration starts at 5 p.m. with live music, kid’s activities, food and drink specials at all three restaurants and great seating to view the fireworks, which begin at sunset behind Harold’s. A free shuttle service will be available to transport people around town from 6 p.m. to midnight. Carefree Resort & Conference Center and the Cave Creek Merchants & Events Association are also supporting the event as sponsors.
All American Independence Day Party at Hotel Palomar Phoenix
Celebrate an All American Independence Day Party at Kimpton’s Hotel Palomar in Phoenix. LUSTRE Rooftop Garden pool opens at 11:00am with a $10 admission for non-hotel guests. There will be live music from DJ Kim-Fresh and The Jake Dean Band.