Do you like to go all out on the 4th of July? Enjoying every barbecue, festival, parade, and firework display you can find?
Or do you prefer to keep things low-key and find somewhere quiet to enjoy a nearby firework show? Either way, we’ve got you covered!
Check out our list of 4th of July Celebrations in the San Gabriel Valley for 2017!
1) Pasadena/Rose Bowl: AmericaFest Spectacular
When: July 4th 2:00 PM- 9:30 PM || Where: Rose Bowl
Music from Beatles tribute band; TNT motocross riders; JPL salute to activities in space; 9 p.m. largest fireworks show in Southern California.
Tickets are $15 general admission (children 5 and younger are free), $30 reserved (children 2 and younger are free). Legacy@rosebowlstadium.com. Event parking ranges from $20 for general parking, $30 for preferred and $60 for RVs and Limos. Rose Bowl, 1001 Rose Bowl Drive at North Arroyo Boulevard. Pasadena. 800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com
2) Alhambra: 4th of July Fireworks Celebration
When: July 4th, 3 pm || Where: Almansor Park, 800 S. Almansor St
Festivities begin at 3 p.m., including food vendors, carnival games, and music. Picnics OK.
Live music at 7 p.m. Fireworks begin at 9 p.m. 626-570-3242 during weekday business hours or www.cityofalhambra.org
When: 7-10 a.m., $5, may be purchased the day of the event || Where: Memorial Park, 840 N. Indian Hill Blvd.
Freedom 5000 5k/1k run/walk
When: 7:30/8 a.m
$40 over 13, $20 for 12 and younger, register at Active.com.
When: 3 p.m. at Tenth and Indian Hill turns right on Harrison Avenue and concludes at Larkin Park.
"Food vendors, live entertainment at Memorial Park, 840 N. Indian Hill Blvd. Concert with the Ravelers, 6:45-8:45 p.m., fireworks at 9 p.m., Strehle Track, Pomona College, North Mills Avenue. Doors open 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 presale, may be purchased in advance at several local vendors, $12 at the gate, free for children 3 years of age and younger. 909-399-5460 or www.claremont4th.org"
4) Covina: 4th of July breakfast with the Covina Concert Band
When: July 4th 8:30-10:30 a.m. || Where: Covina Park, 301 Fourth Ave., at Badillo Street.
Pancake breakfast is $5, and the free patriotic concert runs from 8:45-10 a.m. Tickets may be purchased day of the event, 626-332-0020 or www.covinaconcertband.org
When: 5 p.m. and fireworks show at 9 p.m || Where: Diamond Bar High School, 21400 Pathfinder Road
Free parking and admission. Bring blankets and/or low beach chairs for lawn seating in the baseball field, picnic or purchase from local vendors. 909-839-7070