Sacramento365's Special Feature: 4th of July Events

Want to celebrate the 4th of July the right way? Then check out these awesome Independence Day events happening all over Sacramento. Not just your one-day celebration, these events will have you eating, running, and partying before and after the 4th. With amazing fireworks, spectacular parades, eating and drinking festivities, and more, showing your national pride could never be more fun! Check out even more 4th of July events in our Holiday Events section.   

Parades, Fireworks, and BBQ's, oh my!


 

54th Annual Elk's Club 4th of July Parade
Carmichael Park
Wed Breakfast 7am-11am; Parade 10:30am; Fireworks 9:30pm

Celebration begins with a pancake breakfast, followed by the Elk's Club Parade, which will feature floats, antique automobiles, marching bands, and a fireworks display.

 

 

Sacramento Independence Day Celebration
Cal Expo
Wed 6pm
107.9 The End will be there to provide the music, the United States Air Force Band of the Golden West will put on a live performance, and finally Cal Expo will produce a spectacular pyrotechnics display.

 

 

Independence Day Celebration with the Sacramento River Cats
Raley Field
Tues 6:35pm
The River Cats continue the tradition of kicking off Independence Day celebrations on July 3rd as they take on the Colorado Spring Sox, while featuring a fireworks extravaganza!

 

 

A Salute to the Red, White, & Blue
Elk Grove Regional Park
Wed 7pm; Fireworks 9pm
The celebration begins in the evening with live music and food, and attendees are encouraged to bring a blanket and have a picnic or BBQ while enjoying the concert in the park.

 

Independence Day ACTIVE-ities

 

Run 4 Independence
Elk Grove Regional Park

Sat, June 30, Kids' ¼ Mile 8am;
Kids' ½ Mile 8:10am; 10K & 5K 8:30am

The races includes: 10K Run, 5K Run/Walk, and Kids' 1/4 Mile and 1/2 Mile Fun Runs, and help a family or individual in need.

 

 

Wiener Roast, Races, & All Breed Costume Contest
Pet Food Express

Mon, July 2, 5:30pm-7:30pm
Wiener roast, races, and all breed costume contest with a special appearance of the Miniature Oscar Mayer WienerMobile!

 

 

4th of July 5-Miler
Glenn Hall Park

Wed, July 4, Sign-in 7:15am-7:45am; Kids' 1/2 7:45am; 5-mile Race 8am
Come take part in Sacramento's oldest running event-the 36th Annual 4th of July 5-Miler (a free 5-mile run/walk), plus a Kids' Half-Mile.



Nightlife; Red, White, & Blue Style

 

Red, White, & Brews 3rd of July Party
Old Sacramento Bars
Wed 8pm
Come to Sacramento's original entertainment district to visit 15 bars in 2 blocks with live music, comedy, DJs, karaoke, dancing, & $3 American beers at participating venues.

 

 

Holiday Event: DJ Scene
The Park Ultra Lounge
Tues 9pm-2am
Join The Park Ultra Lounge as they celebrate our nation's holiday with DJ Scene-one of their favorite DJs, rocking the decks like only he can do.

 

 

MiX Wednesdays: Fourth of July
MiX Downtown
Wed 8:30pm-2am

Come to MiX Downtown once the fireworks are over and rock out to Resident DJ Gabe Xavier.

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Written by Sacramento365.com Intern Lauren Luedtke

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