With Independence Day right around the corner, you’re probably searching for the perfect event for you and your family to enjoy! Look no further, because we compiled a list of some of the most exciting 4th of July activities in the Bay Area.
-4th of July Fireworks Cruise
-Fremont 4th of July Parade
-Pier 39 Independence Day Celebration
-4th of July Berkeley Marina
4th of July Fireworks Cruise
Watch the beautiful San Francisco fireworks show from the bay! Music, dancing, drinks, and snacks. What better way to watch a show? The fireworks show will start at approximately 9:30 pm, and the cruises will begin sailing off at 8:00 pm. General admission is $85, and there are family packs available as well. To get more details, check out their website.
Fremont 4th of July Parade
Enjoy a fantastic parade this Independence Day! Fremont’s annual 4th of July Parade will take place at 10:00 am and will start at the Library and end just past Capitol. You will get a chance to see creative floats, marching bands, and even guest celebrities! More than 10,000 spectators are expected, so it is sure to be an exciting day.
Pier 39 Independence Day Celebration
Get in on the 4th of July festivities at Pier 39! In the entrance plaza you will find live music, including Tainted Love – The Best of the 80s. There will be activities for the whole family, and of course you can watch the fireworks. This location boasts a 360 degree view of the bay, perfect for your viewing pleasure. http://www.pier39.com/home/events/fourth-of-july-celebration-at-the-pier/
4th of July Berkeley Marina
If you are looking for an event with a ton of free activities and something your kids will love, you’ve found it! Berkeley Marina’s celebration will include an adventure playground for kids, a giant slide, live entertainment, and yummy food. You do not want to miss this event! Pony rides, a petting zoo, a photo booth, and food trucks are just a few things that you will find at Berkeley Marina this Independence Day. The fun lasts all day, from noon to 10pm, and will include a fireworks show at 9:30pm. Parking in the marina is $15 for the day, or you can ride your bike over the Berkeley bicycle overpass and use free valet parking near Adventure Playground.
The Bay area is known for its festive holidays and fun events, and 4th of July is no exception. There will be no shortage of excitement this Independence Day in San Francisco. Get out there and have a blast!