A Guide to July 4th Celebrations


JULY 3: Celebrate 4th Of July 2018: Pretend City Museum. Parade Uncle Sam & Lady Liberty fashion show, a star-spangled science lesson and a sparkling craft.
NOTE DATE: July 3.
Pretend City Children’s Museum, 29 Hubble, Irvine, CA 92618

JULY 4: July 4th Concert On Green & Fireworks.
Tickets on sale.
Irvine High School Stadium, 4321 Walnut Ave. Irvine CA, 92604
Gates open 3 p.m. Fireworks 9 p.m.

JULY 4: Presto Picnic Package with Pacific Symphony
Tickets on sale. Celebrate the Fourth of July with Pacific Symphony and a tribute to Chicago, the iconic “rock and roll band with horns.” When Brass Transit joins the orchestra, you’ll be on your feet cheering for such hits as “You’re the Inspiration,” “25 or 6 to 4,” “Hard to Say I’m Sorry” and more.

And no Fourth of July would be complete without our traditional salute to the U.S. Armed Forces, patriotic tunes and a brilliant fireworks finale!
8 p.m. • Gates open at 6 p.m. for picnicking
Pacific Amphitheatre, OC Fair & Event Center, Costa Mesa


JULY 4: 4th Of July Fireworks. A beautiful show from Monument Point.
Heisler Park, 375 Cliff Dr, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
9 p.m.


JULY 4: Old Glory Boat Parade. A Newport Harbor tradition.
Starts off Collins Island and proceeds through Newport Harbor, Newport Beach, CA

JULY 4: July 4th Bike Parade & Community Festival. At Channel Place Park.
9 a.m. Bike Parade (36th Street)
9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Free Community Festival (Channel Place Park)

JULY 4: Mariner’s Park July 4th Parade & Celebration. Celebrate the Fourth!
Mariner’s Park, 1300 Irvine Ave., Newport Beach, CA 92660
Parade 10:30 a.m.

JULY 4: 4th Of July Bands & Fireworks 2018: Newport Dunes. Fun day in the sun with entertainment, food trucks, full bar and fireworks.
Newport Dunes, 1131 Back Bay Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660
2 p.m. – 10 p.m.

JULY 4: 4th of July Cruises. Choose from Parade Brunch Cruise or Fireworks Dining Cruise.
Hornblower South, 2431 W Pacific Coast Hwy, Newport Beach, CA

JULY 4: 4th of July Fireworks Cruise. Aboard luxury yacht.
The Ambassador Yacht: Check in: 6:30 p.m. Cruise: 7 p.m. -10 p.m.

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