JULY 2, 2014
Independence Day celebrations July 3 and 4!
Spectacular 3rd of July Fireworks
Fireworks at Dark on July 3
Shot off on the hill behind Harold’s and the Buffalo Chip Cave Creek
Fireworks at 9 p.m. July 3
41703 N. Gavilan Peak Pkwy.
Visit online at anthem.com/independence-day.
Smokehouse brings you July 4 Fireworks Celebration
Fireworks at dark on July 4
Shot off just north of Smokehouse in Frontier Town
6245 E. Cave Creek Rd.
Fourth of July at WestWorld
The “Scottsdale 4th of July Celebration” at WestWorld promises to be the coolest family-friendly event of summer. Live music, more than a dozen interactive children games, a BMX/skateboard stunt show, an ice cream village and other fun activities will fill the air-conditioned North Hall of WestWorld’s Tony Nelssen Equestrian Center, 16601 N. Pima Road. Indoor activities begin at 2 p.m. Fireworks take place at 9 p.m. just outside. General admission is $10 in advance and $15 at the door; children 6 and younger are free.
Picnic at the Pool
Celebrate Fourth of July at Scottsdale aquatic centers
Scottsdale’s Cactus, Chaparral, Eldorado and McDowell Mountain Ranch aquatic centers will be open for public swim from 1 to 5 p.m. Friday, July 4. Bring the entire family for a poolside picnic with food vendors and music at three of the centers – Chaparral, Eldorado or McDowell Mountain Ranch. Celebrate your independence by the beachfront entries and have fun in the water-play features. There won’t be swim lessons July 4, just fun in the sun. Regular pool admission fees apply. Visit www.scottsdaleaz.gov/sports/aquatics.