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Celebrate the July 4th weekend with a host of quintessential Independence Day events in Flagstaff, Arizona. See why Fodor’s Travel (https://www.fodors.com/news/photos/americas-15-best-small-town-fourth-of-july-celebrations) voted Flagstaff as one of the best small-towns for Independence Day celebrations! Here’s a guide to celebrating:
Where and when are the July 4th Fireworks?
Watch the fireworks from Lights on the Lawn (https://www.flagstaffarizona.org/events/festivals/lights-on-the-lawn/), a FREE event hosted at Continental Country Club on July 4th from 3:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. The fire-safe fireworks will begin at approximately 8:30 p.m. Lights on the Lawn also features a beer garden, food vendors, kids’ activities, live entertainment, lawn games, and much more!
When is the July 4th Parade?
Head downtown at 9:00 a.m. on July 4th for the annual Greater Flagstaff Chamber 4th of July Parade. (https://www.flagstaffarizona.org/events/festivals/fourth-of-july/) Come out early to get a front row seat (bring your own chair) and enjoy more than 100 floats, performers, a marching band, and more!
What else is there to do on July 4th in Flagstaff?
There are plenty of fun things to do here during July 4th. Don’t miss these three arts and culture festivals: Art in the Park (https://www.flagstaffarizona.org/events/festivals/art-in-the-park-july-5-7/), Festival in the Pines (https://www.flagstaffarizona.org/events/festivals/festival-in-the-pines-july-4-6/), and the Hopi Festival of Arts and Culture (https://www.flagstaffarizona.org/events/festivals/hopi-festival-july-6-7/). In the early evening, you can sit among the cool pines at the Pepsi Amphitheater while watching a special Independence Day concert by the Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra, before heading to Continental Country Club for the fireworks display at “Lights on the Lawn”!
Check out all the July 4th weekend events below: