Festive 4th of July Celebrations in Los Angeles

Join in the festivities as the City of Angels comes alive with patriotic spirit, dazzling fireworks and an array of exciting events. From parades to lively concerts, Los Angeles offers a diverse range of activities and dining options for everyone to enjoy on this special day.


75th Diamond Anniversary of the Pacific Palisades

July 4. The 75th Diamond Anniversary of the Pacific Palisades Independence Day Celebration is back, as the event kicks off with a lively parade at. Then, starting at 6 p.m., gates will open for an evening of live music and fireworks showcase at Palisades High.
Hours: Tuesday, starts at 2 p.m.
Address: Via de la Paz, down Sunset, to Toyopa (Parade Routes)
Website: More Information

Mondrian Los Angeles

July 4. Don’t miss ORLOVE’s annual Independence Day blowout at Skybar at the Mondrian. Dance away to the groovy beats curated by DJ Eric Sharp amidst the stunning backdrop of one of Los Angeles’ premier venues. Bask yourself in summer poolside vibes while enjoying drinks and small bites. Swimming apparel is recommended.
Hours: Tuesday, 1 – 7 p.m.
Address: 9040 W Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood
Website: Reserve Now

Agua Viva

July 4. Elevate your 4th of July celebration at Viva Agua with a dinner and show on the 10th floor lobby of Conrad Los Angeles. Enjoy a glass of their signature sangria (rosada and lujo) while immersing yourself in the festive atmosphere with a live DJ, a pop-up bar and stunning views of the drone show illuminating the Downtown LA skyline.
Time: Tuesday, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. (Check with restaurant for specific time on drone show)
Address: 100 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles
Website: Reserve Now

Kid’s Day & 4th of July Parade

July 4. Join the City of San Gabriel in commemorating Independence Day with a series of exciting events. The annual parade, taking place from 9:00 am to 9:30 am, will kick off the celebration. Following the parade, head over to Smith Park for the free Kids’ Day event from 9:30 am to 1:00 pm. Enjoy treats from food trucks, engage in entertaining games, explore community booths and live performances. Take a refreshing dip during the free swim session from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm. Additionally, don’t miss the “Honor Wall” paying tribute to the Armed Forces and showcasing past and present troops who are San Gabriel residents
Hours: Tuesday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Address: 428 S. Mission Drive, San Gabriel
Website: sangabrielcity.com

Grand Park 4th of July Block Party

July 4. Join Grand Park as they present their 4th of July Block Party, a highly anticipated event. This free and family-friendly celebration will offer am array of food options and live music from two stages, featuring talented performers like Maya Jupiter, DJ Ethos, Cut Chemist, and The Beat Junkies. The festivities will culminate in a drone show above The Music Center Plaza. Additionally, enjoy the added attraction of a digital playground, featuring immersive Augmented Reality (AR) experiences, arts, crafts, and games.
Hours: Tuesday, from 4 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
Address: 200 N. Grand Ave., Los Angeles
Website: grandparkla.org

Alamo Drafthouse

July 4. Experience the first Los Angeles location of Alamo Drafthouse at The Bloc in Downtown LA. Join the interactive Movie Party on Tuesday, featuring the classic film Jaws (1975). Enjoy themed drinks, props, and the iconic score in this summer movie experience.
Hours: Tuesday, starts at 7 p.m.
Address: 700 W. 7th Street, Los Angeles
Website: drafthouse.com

The Palm in Beverly Hills and Downtown Los Angeles

June 26-July 9. Start your Independence Day Weekend at The Palm in Beverly Hills and Downtown Los Angeles with an exclusive curated menu. Treat yourself and a companion to The Palm’s signature Jumbo Nova Scotia lobster with a special three-course dinner, starting at $139.
Hours: Dinner times vary per restaurant, check website for specific hours.
Address: Beverly Hills location: 267 N. Canon Dr. Suite A7, Beverly Hills
Downtown Los Angeles location: 1100 Flower St., Los Angeles
Website: Reserve Now

Bar Lis

July 4. Enjoy a fun 4th of July Celebration with Bar Lis & Jazz Eclectic LA. Join them for a memorable evening starting with their sunset experience at Bar Lis, featuring the small bites, crudité, bar classics as well as a full range of elevated spirits. As the night unfolds, dance away to live music provided by Jazz Eclectic LA.
Hours: Tuesday, 7 p.m.–12 a.m.
Address: 1415 Wilcox Ave., Los Angeles
Website: Reserve Now

Marina del Ray Hotel

July 2. Taking place at Marina del Rey Hotel’s newly-renovated, Marina-front pool, Sunday Funday features local DJs spinning today’s top hits, delicious bites from SALT, and seasonal drink specials that perfectly pair with the SoCal sunshine. Stylish cabanas, daybeds, or love seats are available to reserve for a VIP experience, and families are welcome. Presale: $50 adults, $20 kids / At the door: $60 (all ages).
Hours: Sunday, 1-5 p.m.
Address: 13534 Bali Way Marina del Re
Website: Reserve Now

The West Hollywood EDITION

June 30-July 4. To celebrate Independence Day, The Roof at The West Hollywood EDITION is adding high-end hot dogs to their menu for this special occasion. The rooftop bar will offer the Baja dog and LA street dog, paired with expansive views of the Sunset Strip. The star of The Baja dog is the seabass and king crab sausage, accompanied by a Portuguese bun, topped with aji aioli, leche de tigre onions, Morita chile and calamari frito. Reminiscent of a Los Angeles late night favorite, LA street dog presents a beef Frank wrapped in tomato candied bacon with confetti peppers, crispy tortilla rajas with flavors of cilantro and chamoy, surrounded by a Portuguese bun.
Hours: Friday-Tuesday, 11 a.m.-12 a.m.
Sunday-Tuesday, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. (Hours may vary)
Address: 9040 Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood
Website: editionhotels.com

La Lo La Rooftop at AC Hotel DTLA

July 4. For this Independence Day, La Lo La Rooftop is celebrating the heritage and cuisine of the California Cowboy. They are showcasing a family-style Santa Maria BBQ feast paired with a red, white, and blue sangria. It will be accompanied by live music (from 6 p.m.-8 p.m.) and a fireworks display from the Hollywood Hills to DTLA.
Hours: Lunch, 12 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
Dinner, 5 p.m.-12 a.m.
Address: 1260 S Figueroa St., Los Angeles
Website: Reserve Now

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