Independence Day is a favorite holiday among Americans. It's a day to celebrate our nation adopting the Declaration of Independence in 1776. Many of us celebrate by being with friends and family while enjoying the summer holiday goodies of hotdogs, hamburgers, ice cream, and bbq. And of course, there is always the must-see events: Parades and Fireworks! 🇺🇸 🎆 

For those of you who aren't heading up north to Lake Tahoe to celebrate the Fourth, we've got you covered with Fourth of July events you can celebrate right here in our own backyard!


🇺🇸 Fourth of July Parade!

"Clayton’s famous 4th of July Parade and celebration is coming quickly. Let’s celebrate our great community and country together as well as enjoy our local time honored tradition."


🇺🇸 Run, Parade, & Fireworks!

"Celebrate the 4th of July in Concord! Start the day with the Concord Police Association Stars and Stripes Run, followed by the annual parade!"


🇺🇸 Club of San Ramon Valley Parade!

"Kick off Independence Day at Danville’s 4th of July Parade. This festive, hometown event attracts over 40,000 attendees each year including local residents, family, friends, and flag-wavers from the Bay Area and beyond."


🇺🇸 STEAM Program for Kids!

"Start your 4th of July celebration early and join us for a STEM based program on Rocketry.  Design and build your own paper based duct tape rocket and see how high you can launch it."


🇺🇸 Fireworks & Family Fun

"Join the City of Livermore and Livermore Downtown Inc. for the Annual Downtown 4th of July Red, White and Boom Fireworks Celebration! "


🇺🇸 Parade & Fireworks!

At the Commons Park!


🇺🇸 Parade & Fireworks!

"On July 4th there are events for every age group starting with the annual Pancake Breakfast, flag raising ceremony, fun run, parade, live music, food, games and booths in the park following the parade. "

Pleasant Hill

🇺🇸 Celebration & Festivities!

"FREE entertainment for the whole family including stage entertainment, kids games, Watermelon eating contest, climbing wall, bounce events, community booths, and more. "

San Ramon

🇺🇸 5K and 10K Runs!

"Get a healthy start to your 4th of July with this Independence Day Classic.  Enjoy an all new family friendly, flat and paved course through San Ramon."

Walnut Creek

🇺🇸 Free Concert Band!

"Bring a picnic, bring the family, bring your friends and celebrate America."

Have a great Fourth of July!

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