Photo courtesy of Cal Expo.
Fireworks, fireworks, and fireworks — it must be the Fourth of July, and the Sacramento region has no shortage of fun to light your fire.
Rancho Cordova 4th of July Weekend
Hagan Park, Rancho Cordova
July 3 & 4 | Wed 4pm & Thur Noon
This celebration of independence accurately sports the tagline “a fresh take on awesome!” This giant celebration in Rancho Cordova features two days of concerts, fireworks, and festivals, meaning two days to experience a kids zone, cornhole tournament, pony rides, a petting zoo, a zipline, a beer garden, and so much more!
Downtown Roseville 4th of July Celebration
July 4 | Thur 7:20am-10pm
Roseville has planned a whole day to celebrate starting with an early morning run to raise funds for community organizations, followed by the highly anticipated return of the Independence Day parade! Next, you can head over to Royer Park where plenty of fun for the kids can be found alongside a performance by the Capitol Pops Concert Band. The grand finally of the day is, of course, a huge fireworks show featuring food trucks and drinks, bounce houses, and tons of kids activities.
Elk Grove Salutes The Red, White, and Blue
Elk Grove Regional Park
July 4 | Thur 4pm-10pm
Nothing says “classic” quite like a good ol’ fashion pie-eating contest, except for maybe fireworks in Elk Grove! For the 23rd year, the City of Elk Grove will hold their Salute to the Red, White, and Blue. While competitors attempt to eat the most pie, attendees can enjoy vendors, food trucks, a bike and stroller parade, live music and entertainment, and more!
City of Davis July 4th Celebration
Community Park, Davis
July 4 | Thur 5pm
The City of Davis hosts a full day of family events leading up to their music, picnic, and firework finale. Check the city’s schedule for all sponsored activities.
July 4th at Cal Expo
July 4 | Thur 5pm-9:30pm
With a fireworks show choreographed to music, the whole family will have a rockin’ time on the grass at Cal Expo. Bring a blanket and a picnic and take your night to the next level!
Fourth on the Field
July 4 | Thur 6pm
Fourth on the Field is full of fun, featuring food trucks and fireworks for the whole family at Raley Field. And, it’s exploding with alliteration!
Folsom Pro Rodeo
Dan Russell Rodeo Arena, Folsom
July 4-6 | Thur-Sat 6pm-10pm
Fireworks are only a part of the excitement during this annual rodeo where animal action, high-flying motocross, and more make for a night of celebration.
Looking for even more 4th of July weekend events to check out? Take a look at Sacramento365’s Holiday Events page.