Here’s Where to Watch Fireworks This 4th of July
California’s ready to put on a show in celebration of America.
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Happy Independence Day, USA! Wondering where to get your firework fix this evening? California Beaches compiled a list of the coast’s most popular shows, from Humboldt County to sunny San Diego. Here are a few standouts:
Eureka’s 4th of July
Eureka’s Fourth of July festivities kick off on Main Street and include classic cars, kids’ activities, petting zoo, fire trucks, a bounce house, horse and carriage rides, and local vendors. Everything wraps up with a beautiful fireworks show over Humboldt Bay at 10 p.m. The festivities are free, although donations are accepted.
San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf
Spend your Independence Day at Fisherman’s Wharf and you’ll enjoy a free day of music, entertainment and the City of San Francisco’s Fireworks Show. The show begins at 9:30 p.m. and is best viewed from Pier 39 or Aquatic Park Cove.
Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort
Newport Dunes Resort is hosting an amazing Independence Day celebration in Newport Beach. Independence Day on the Bay costs $50 per car and includes music from some great tribute bands, food trucks and plenty of other entertainment. An additional $40 gets you access to the hosted bar and premier viewing spots for the fireworks, which begin at 9 p.m.
La Jolla Cove
La Jolla’s fireworks show will be on July 4th at 9 p.m. at Ellen Browning Scripps Park. Throughout the afternoon and evening, you’ll see people coming to the park and claiming their spots. There are certainly worse places to have to wait—before the show begins, you’ll be treated to some of the best views in San Diego County.
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