10 Places to See Fourth of July Fireworks in Metro Phoenix

Colin Henderson via Flickr
What could make this year's Fourth of July more fun? How about the fact that it falls on Friday? Celebrate your shortened work week and your American independence with food, games, and most importantly fireworks. From the East Valley to the West Valley and everywhere in between, here are our top picks for seeing stars and stripes in the sky.

See also: Modified Arts to Host Independents' Week Exhibition

July Fourth Tempe Town Lake Festival

The Kiwanis Club of Tempe is throwing its 63rd Annual Fireworks Spectacular at Tempe Beach Park with the July Fourth Tempe Town Lake Festival. Attractions at this event start at 5 p.m. and include live music, a food court, an inflatable recreation village, and a fireworks show at 9:15 p.m.Tickets are $5 for general admission or $30 to $60 for access to the VIP garden. For more information, visit www.tempe4th.com.

Location Info


Tempe Beach Park

54 W. Rio Salado Parkway, Tempe, AZ

Category: General

Mesa Convention Center

263 N. Center St., Mesa, AZ

Category: General

WestWorld of Scottsdale

16601 N. Pima Road, Scottsdale, AZ

Category: General

Peoria Sports Complex

16101 N. 83rd Ave., Peoria, AZ

Category: Music

Fourth of July Cave Creek Festival Grounds

6424 E. Cave Creek Road, Cave Creek, AZ

Category: General

Wet 'n' Wild Phoenix Water Park

4243 W. Pinnacle Peak Road, Glendale, AZ

Category: General

Phoenix Zoo

455 N. Galvin Parkway, Phoenix, AZ

Category: General

Tumbleweed Park

2250 S. McQueen Road, Chandler, AZ

Category: General

Westgate Entertainment District

6751 N. Sunset Boulevard, Glendale, AZ

Category: General

Schnepf Farms

24810 S. Rittenhouse Road, Queen Creek, AZ

Category: General

Sponsor Content

My Voice Nation Help
Mika Nouakchott
Mika Nouakchott

The US Fish & Wildlife Service has documented effects of loud fireworks causing ground nesting birds to abandon their nests and flightless chicks to be permanently separated from their parents during the confusion, resulting in death. Consider no fireworks this year...


You forgot about the big celebration at Steele Indian School Park!

AZ Ducky
AZ Ducky

Assuming they don't get canceled.

Shayne Lopez
Shayne Lopez

Michele Diaz Bianca Lopez lets pick one!

Now Trending

Phoenix Concert Tickets

From the Vault