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Ready to celebrate the red, white and blue in Greater Phoenix? You'll find classic Fourth of July gatherings with delicious food, fireworks displays, sporting events and more. Check out things to do for the Fourth of July in Phoenix, and make sure to check back frequently as we update this page with events!


Fourth of July Freedom Fest

July 1–4

A celebration is in order! The Fairmont is your family's home base for the Fourth of July festivities this summer. Spend days celebrating America poolside, then reserve the evenings for culinary adventures at Scottsdale's favorite restaurants and live music and high-energy concerts under the stars. To close out each night, treat family and friends to an unforgettable fireworks display.

Fairmont Scottsdale Princess


4th of July Fireworks and Night Swim at W Scottsdale

July 4

Celebrate a fabulous fireworks show celebrating the 4th of July on the Wet Deck at the W Scottsdale. Reservations are highly recommended. VIP and GA tickets are available online. The dress code is strictly enforced. No refunds.

W Scottsdale


Fabulous Phoenix 4th

July 4

The annual Fabulous Phoenix 4th features one of the largest fireworks displays in the Southwest. This FREE, non-alcoholic family event attracts thousands of attendees.​ Vendors will be selling a variety of items, including food and beverage, arts and crafts, and promotional items. Phoenix Afterschool Center (PAC) Land is free and offers a wide selection of rides, inflatables and activities for youth to enjoy.

Steele Indian School Park


Hometown 4th at Schnepf Farms

July 4

For good memories, celebrate America's independence with your friends and loved ones at a fourth-generation family farm in Queen Creek, Arizona. Hometown 4th at Schnepf Farms is a classic rustic celebration, complete with live music, a National Flag Service, and a 30-minute firework finale. There will be craft vendors, food trucks, beer & wine bar for the adults, and lots of entertainment for kids. Guests can bring their food and non-alcoholic drinks as well as pop-up tents and games to enjoy the day full of outdoor activities.

Schnepf Farms


July 4th Celebration at Six Flags Hurricane Harbor

July 4

Celebrate the red, white and blue at Hurricane Harbor. Kick off your summer with a splash with slides and water attractions for all ages. Plus, say happy birthday to America during the nightly fireworks show.

Six Flags Hurricane Harbor


Scottsdale 4th of July Celebration at WestWorld

July 4

Light up the sky at Scottsdale 4th of July, returning to WestWorld of Scottsdale for its 10th year! Lively, cool, indoor festivities include the fan-favorite bull-riding rodeo; mutton busting for kids; dancing; circus performances; Medieval Times jousting battle; Disney shows; the iconic Barbie on roller skates; musical chairs; photo booths; cake walks; live music; presentation of colors and the National Anthem; everyone’s favorite backyard BBQ by M Culinary; plus the 4th annual Parade of Heroes (honoring outstanding leaders in six categories). It all happens in the massive 300,000 square foot, air-conditioned Tony Nelssen Equestrian Center at WestWorld of Scottsdale. Then, after hours of fun and sundown approaches, guests proceed outdoors for stunning fireworks, one of Arizona's largest.

WestWorld of Scottsdale


Tempe 4th of July Celebration

The 71st Annual Tempe 4th of July Celebration at Diablo Stadium will feature bands playing all your favorite hits and so much more. Come down and enjoy some music, tasty eats, and fun festivities for the kids all leading up to the fireworks spectacular.

Tempe Diablo Stadium

A Royal 4th of July Celebration

June 30 - July 3

Enjoy brunch at T. Cook’s, poolside delighters, yoga classes, live music, and more! Plan your escape with our special offers and enjoy a long weekend of fun festivities.

Royal Palms Resort and Spa


4th of July Weekend at The Biltmore

June 30 - July 4

Join in on the fun at the Arizona Biltmore for the long Independence Day weekend! With your room reservation, unlock access to the best chilled pool parties in the desert alongside sunset slide rides, guided bike rides and the chance to win house-made gelato. The excitement booms on Sunday, July 2 for an eco-friendly drone light show, illuminating our great food, cold drinks and fun activations.

Arizona Biltmore, A Waldorf Astoria Resort


Independence Day Weekend Pool Party

June 30 - July 2

This Independence Day weekend, guests can celebrate with specialty sparkle cocktails featuring sparkling wine, Tito’s Handmade Vodka drink specials, an “It’s Getting Hot Out Here” hotdog menu and a live DJ.

Skysill Rooftop Lounge at The Westin Tempe


4th of July at Andaz Scottsdale

July 1-2

Guests who choose to book a pool pass at Turquoise Pool or stay at Andaz Scottsdale over the holiday weekend can look forward to food and drink specials, poolside DJ, and vendor samples and swag from local spirit makers. 

Andaz Scottsdale Resort & Bungalows


All-American Weekend at the We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort

July 1, 3, 4

Celebrate Independence Day at We-Ko-Pa with live music, cash giveaways, and more. 

We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort


4th of July at Hilton Sedona

July 1-4

From live music and happy hour, to red, white and blue cocktails, corn dog specials and patriotic family movie nights, the resort will be chock-full of festivities and only a short walk to nearby scenic trails, shops and dining.

Hilton Sedona at Bell Rock


4th of July at CIELO

July 4


Celebrate July 4th with an unforgettable Above-the-Clouds BBQ, offering breathtaking panoramic valley views from the Four Peaks Lawn. Indulge in a delectable all-you-can-eat BBQ feast including beer, wine, ribs, roasted chicken, pulled pork, and more for just $90 per person ($25 for kids under 14). Enjoy live music from 6:00pm to 9:00pm, followed by a magnificent firework show over Fountain Lake at 9:00pm.

CIELO at Adero Scottsdale

Annual 4th of July Parade and Celebration

July 4

This family-friendly event will held at Royal Palm Park that will include a bike parade, local vendor booths, pie eating contest, fire department water spray experience and more

Royal Palm Park


Independence Day Bash

July 1

Guests of the hotel and valley residents alike are invited to this red, white and blue poolside party featuring a DJ spinning the hottest songs of the summer, traditional BBQ specials and specialty cocktails, “buzzy” popsicles and more.

FOUND:RE Phoenix


Peoria's All-American Festival

July 4

Peoria's All-American Festival takes place on Tuesday, July 4, bringing supergroup Roger Clyne & The Peacemakers and Azz Izz band to this annual Independence Day celebration. Enjoy an evening full of family-friendly entertainment, food, music, and fun! The event will span across the Peoria Sports Complex Main Stadium and into the Mariners side where a number of HUGE water slides and a variety of food and beverage vendors.

Peoria Sports Complex


Peoria Patriotic Celebration

July 1

Celebrate Independence Day in Peoria's Centennial Plaza Park with specialty food trucks, water play zone, 4th of July celebration, kids Americana dance party, free chair massages, kids activities, night market and more. The main attraction of the event will be an outdoor movie showing of "Rumble."

Centennial Plaza Park


Splash and Sparklers 4th of July Wet Deck Pool Party

July 1-4

Join W Scottsdale for their Sparklers and Splash Pool events from 10AM - 6PM starting Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday. Beats provided by the resident DJ's and cool cocktails by the bar talent.

W Scottsdale

4th of July at Pedal Haus Brewery

Get a chance to win tickets to a Diamondbacks game, signed memoribilia, brewery swag, and more. Pedal Haus locations will also be offering special deals on meals and brews. 

Pedal Haus Downtown


4th of July at Roaring Fork

July 4

Guests are invited to Roaring Fork in Scottsdale to celebrate Independence Day with a special “Dinner On Us” (buy one entree, get one free) treat beginning at 4:00 p.m. Roaring Fork will be serving signature “wood fired” favorites.

Roaring Fork
4800 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale


Esteban at El Pedregal

July 4

In celebration of music and community, Valley residents are invited to bring their Independence Day spirit to an exclusive July 4 concert by critically acclaimed guitarist Esteban, taking place at El Pedregal at The Boulders in Scottsdale.

Boulders Resort & Spa