4th of July Events in Anaheim

Jun 21, 2017

With the 4th of July right around the corner, it’s time to finalize your plans for this festive day! Lucky for you, the city of Anaheim hosts a number of fun events that can be enjoyed by the whole family.

If you’ll be spending the 4th of July at Disneyland, (and staying in Anaheim) be sure to enjoy the special patriotic events that will be taking place throughout the day. At Disneyland Park, there will be a special flag retreat ceremony in Town Square followed by a pre-parade ceremony. In the evening, at the Fantasyland Theater there will be a 4th of July Concert performed by the United States 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing Band. At the end of the night, after the regularly scheduled firework show, don’t miss the patriotic, red white and blue grand finale.

The Anaheim Hills Firecracker 5k/10k run is a community event providing all day fun. If you are interested in participating in this 4th of July event, the race will begin promptly at 7am. If you are interested in walking the 5k or 10k route, simply stay to the right of the course and enjoy. Strollers and dogs are welcome! After the race, enjoy a pancake breakfast at the finish line There will also be a special toddler/kids 100yd and 200 yd dash for the little ones to enjoy.

If running isn’t exactly your thing but you’re still looking for fun family friendly activities to enjoy on the 4th of July, than skip the run and head over to Canyon High School for the Anaheim Hills 4th of July Celebration. Enjoy a patriotic parade, food, fun games and of course a spectacular fireworks show at the end of the night. At 9:30am, enjoy the Yankee Doodle Dog show and from 1pm-3pm, there will be fun patriotic parade. Enjoy the fun activities that will be held throughout the day, stop by food booths, and enjoy the day. The fireworks show is scheduled for 9pm.