Fresno Area Fourth of July Fireworks and Events 2011



Fourth of July Fireworks Extravaganza
Always one of the biggest nights of the year, Monday, July 4th brings not only the largest fireworks show in the Valley with the Fourth of July Fireworks Extravaganza, presented by Save Mart Supermarkets and ABC30, but also the Grizzlies' Highway 99 Showdown Series rivals, the Sacramento River Cats. Grizzlies players will don special Independence Day hats, which will be available in limited quantities in the Grizzlies TeamStore. Fans that purchase their Fourth of July tickets will have the option of purchasing a $5 ticket of equal value to either the Tuesday, July 5th fireworks night or Friday, July 8th Pack-the-Park fireworks night.
Chukchansi Park in Downtown Fresno
Monday, July 4, 2011 / Tuesday, July 5, 2011
6:30 pm


  • 4th of July Fireworks
    American Ambulance and the Clovis Kiwanis Club will put on the largest 4th of July celebration in Fresno County. There will be a Kid's Korral free to all children. Food and refreshments available at the food faire. Gates will open at 5:00 and will close at 9:00.

    Tickets are $5.00. Children under 5 are free. Tickets are available at the Valley First Credit Union, 618 E Shaw, Fresno and at the gate during the day of the event. Buchanan High School Veterans Stadium, Alluvial and Peach Avenues
    Monday, July 4, 2011

  • Star Spangled Revue
    Wild Water Adventure Park
    July 1, 2, 3 & 4th

Coalinga's 4th of July Celebration
Music, food, and a spectacular display of fireworks at dusk. Free admission.
Coalinga Chamber of Commerce: 559-935-2948
Sunset School grounds, Coalinga
Monday, July 4, 2011

Kerman American Spirit Fireworks Show
Celebrate the nation's independence and enjoy the charm of Kerman. Family fun, vendors, food, kids' activities, entertainment, and fireworks. Gates open at 6 PM; fireworks at 9 PM.
Kerman Chamber of Commerce: 559-846-6343
Youth Leadership Institute: 559-255-3300
Kerman High School Stadium
Sunday, July 3, 2011

Reedley Fourth of July Spectacular
To be held at the Reedley Sports Park. Gates open at 6:00 pm with live music, food for purchase, family fun with bounce houses and water slides. Fireworks show starts at dark.
Reedley Sports Park
Monday, July 4, 2011

Sanger Independence Day Spectacular
Annual patriotic celebration includes live entertainment, food booths, and games for the kids, with fireworks at dusk. Call for admission fee.
City of Sanger Parks & Recreation: 559-876-6300
Sanger High School Athletic Field
Monday, July 4, 2011

Selma Community Independence Day Celebration
Music, family fun, and fireworks. No outside food or drinks permitted. Call for admission fee.
Selma Chamber of Commerce: 559-891-2235
Selma High School Staley Stadium
Sunday, July 3, 2011

Shaver Lake Fireworks and Boat Parade
Boat parade starts from both the Sierra and Shaver Lake Marinas. Boats will tour the shore. Fireworks begin over the lake after the boats return to shore.
Shaver Lake Chamber of Commerce: 559-841-3350
Shaver Lake
Sunday, July 3, 2011


There will be a downtown fireworks display Friday night in Dinuba. The Main Street merchants are hosting the event which will include a bounce house and barbeque. It starts at 6pm with the fireworks starting at dusk.

Exeter Centennial 4th of July Festival, Parade & FREE Fireworks
Exeter will celebrate its traditional Fourth of July. The day-long program begins at 7 a.m. with the Pancake Breakfast under the arbor and the 2-mile walk and the 10k run. Exeter Parks & Recreation will feature the Exeter Centennial 4th of July Parade ~Kids and Grandtiques~ with the theme "Past and Present of Exeter" beginning on Pine St. at 10 a.m. The traditional Horseshoe Tournament will begin at 8 a.m. There will be special features for kids this year, face painting, mini train rides and archery. Booths of local artists and crafters as well as food booths will open at 9:00 a.m. Entertainment will begin after the colors are presented. Live Local entertainment will be happening all day long. The Exeter City Park is located on Chestnut & E Streets.

Activities in the Park: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
The traditional free fireworks will be available at dusk at Lions Stadium; donations will be accepted after the show. No ice chests please.
For more information, contact the Exeter Chamber of Commerce 559-592-2919. Visit
Exeter City Park
Monday, July 4, 2011
All day event

There will Friday night fireworks show at the Friday Night Market in Sweet Briar Plaza.


Freedom Fest
4 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Porterville Sports Complex, 2701 W. Scranton
$5 per car

The Visalia Parks and Recreation is hosting a Fourth of July celebration at the Redwood High School field. Gates for the event open at 7pm with the show starting at 9pm.



The annual Fourth of July Celebration at Hanford High School Youth Campus will be Monday night. There will be various food vendors including snow cones and the Hanford Police Association will be doing barbeque. A bounce house and other games for kids will also be available. Gates open at 6pm with the program starting at 8pm.

Lemoore Navy July 4th Celebration
The Annual Lemoore Navy July 4th Celebration will take place in Lemoore City Park on July 4th. A 5K run and 3K walk will begin at 8am. Opening Ceremonies will feature military from Lemoore NAS and feature the Lemoore Community Choir. Two free hypnotist shows will take place at 11am and 3pm. Lemoore Idol competition at 12:15pm. Water Slides and Pony Rides for the kids.
Lemoore City Park Corner of Fox and Bush
Monday, July 4, 2011



The Atwater Run for Independence starts at 7:30am. From 9am to 4pm, there will be a free festival at Ralston Park with entertainment starting at noon and a pizza eating contest at 3pm. The annual Fourth of July parade gets underway at 10am at the Foster Freeze with the trophy presentation at 2pm at the stage. The fireworks show is at Buhach Colony High School and is $5 per car load and includes admission to the concert. Parking opens at 6pm with the gate closing at 9pm. The concert starts at 6:15pm starring Steve Ladonga, Kowhoon & the Ramblin Rowdies, and The Why 4.

Fireworks start at 9pm. Bring your own lawn chairs and blankets. For more information, visit:

Los Banos
Los Banos is hosting a fireworks celebration Monday evening at the Pacheco High School stadium on Ward Road. Gates for the event open at 7pm and the show get underway at 9pm.



Bass Lake
Light up the sky with Bass Lake's Annual Fireworks Show

The second annual Family Freedom Fest in Coarsegold is at the Coarsegold Historic Village starts at 9am and runs all day. The event is free and will include food, bounce houses, crafts, and more. The main program starts at 11am with a Veterans tribute from 1:30-3pm. Please bring your own chairs.

The city of Madera is hosting a Fourth of July celebration on Monday at the Madera Municipal Golf Course located at 23200 Avenue 17. There will be music, food, beverages, and a kids zone. Gates open at 5pm and the show kicks off at 8pm. There will also be a golf tournament earlier that morning and if you participate in the event, you will receive VIP parking for the evening celebration. For more information, call: 559-661-5495


The Coulterville Fire Brigade is hosting its 42nd Deep Pit Barbeque on Saturday, July 2nd at Coulterville County Park from 12pm-6pm. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children. All tickets include a meal with beans, salad, and bread. Live music will also available. There will also be a drawing for a ¼ ounce gold nugget drawing during the event with tickets for it only a $1 each. Proceeds will benefit the Mariposa County Fire Station 26 and firefighters.

The Mariposa Symphony Orchestra will be performing a Fourth of July Spectacular at 7pm in the amphitheater at Mariposa County Park.

The Kiwanis Annual Fourth of July Celebration is Sunday, July 3 at Mariposa County Fairgrounds. The gates open at noon for food, water slides, games, music and more with the fireworks stand opening at 7pm.

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