Fireworks, Independence Day celebrations around Southern Arizona
Rikki Mitchell, Ina Ronquillo
TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - KGUN9 has compiled a list of locations around Southern Arizona that will be hosting fireworks displays and Independence Day celebrations.
19th Anniversary Fireworks Display at Casino del Sol
July 3, 2013
5655 W. Valencia Rd, Tucson, AZ 85757
Casino del Sol celebrates its 18th Anniversary with "the largest fireworks display in Tucson" and other entertainment, poolside. Fireworks display will begin at approximately 9 p.m.
'A' Mountain Fireworks
260 S. Church Ave., Tucson, AZ 85701
The City of Tucson/Pima County host the 'A' Mountain annual fireworks celebration with kick-off around 9:15pm. You can enjoy the show from the Tucson Convention Center's (TCC) Parking Lot B, which is off Granada Avenue between Congress Street and Cushing Street. Parking is free. TCC's Food and Beverage Department will be selling food and beverages between 7:00pm and 9:00pm.
Davis-Monthan Fourth of July Celebration
Shuttles for the fireworks are scheduled to start running at 5:30 p.m from Heritage Park, the Sonoran Science Academy and Borman School. Pre-firework events are slated to begin at 6 p.m. at Bama Park. Private organizations will be selling food and games will be available as well as The Desert Cadillacs Band. Firework are planned to begin at 9 p.m.
Tucson Padres July 4th Fireworks Spectacular
Kino Veterans Memorial Stadium
2500 E. Ajo Way, Tucson, AZ 85713
Firework display immediately following the conclusion of the game.
Independence Day Classic BBQ and Fireworks
Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort
10000 N. Oracle Rd., Tucson, AZ 85704
BBQ 6 p.m. - 9 p.m., Fireworks at 9 p.m.
Admission: Non-guests $39 adults/$19 children 5-12 for BBQ Dinner and Fireworks show.
July 4th Backyard BBQ/Fireworks at Desert Diamond Casino
Desert Diamond Casino-Sahuarita
100 W. Pima Mine Rd.
Family fun event 5 p.m.- 9 p.m. Fireworks just after dusk.
4th of July Celebration at James D. Kriegh Park. Admission is free. Family-friendly activities, live entertainment, food trucks and fireworks!
3 p.m. Festivities begin, 9 p.m. Fireworks
Everyone is invited to the best Fourth of July celebration in Southern Arizona. Visit Marana's Arizona Pavilions district on July 4 for an evening of patriotic fun and excitement. 9 p.m. fireworks (weather permitting).
The annual Independence Day parade downtown starts at 10 a.m. Festivities at Fleischer Park start at 4 p.m. Events include food vendors, children’s fun zone, live music from Heartbeat and the Hog Canyon Band. Fireworks scheduled to being around 8 p.m. Admission is free.
Inaugural Independence Day parade starting from Garrett's Supermarket. 10 a.m.
A concert and car show will run from 3 p.m. to 11 p.m. behind the Fitness Center on Avenida Coatimundi, with musical performances by Valentino, Angel Lopez, Jay Chris, Mary Lu Mebrila, Amanera de Café, Estradas International, The Chivalry, Muzik Junkies and Deseree Estrada. Free admission.
The annual parade down Naugle Avenue starts at 11 a.m., and will be followed by the "hanging" of the grand marshal at the gazebo, as well as music, entertainers, vendors, games and a barbecue dinner. The day will be topped off by a fireworks display at the high school, with pyrotechnics by the Patagonia Volunteer Fire Department. Free admission.
Tubac Chamber of Commerce
1 Tubac Road, Tubac, AZ 85646
Park admission is FREE during the event. In the evening, enjoy extravagant Big Sky fireworks and festivities with food booths, a kid's zone and live entertainment, at Tubac Golf Resort.
Parking $7 per car
Veterans Memorial Park - Centennial Pavilion
3105 E. Fry Blvd., Sierra Vista, AZ 85635
Sierra Vista celebrates July 4th with various events all day, beginning with a Pets & People Promenade at 7:00 a.m. Ft. Huachuca Military displays, arts & craft vendors, live concerts and food. From 8:05 p.m. - 9 p.m. enjoy the 45th Spectacular "4th of July" Fireworks Show with patriotic music broadcast on K 101 (100.9) & KWCD (92.3FM).
411 N. 9th St., Tombstone, AZ 85638
Softball game starts at 8:30 a.m. Fireworks begin at dusk. Tombstone hosts a family-style July 4th celebration with a softball tournament, food and fireworks at dusk at Medigovich Field.
The day will begin with the annual parade starting at 10 a.m. on G Ave. From 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. everyone is invited to enjoy the food, live music and games at the Castro Park on 10th Street. Weather permitting the fireworks show will begin between 8:30 and 8:45 p.m.
The City of Benson celebrates Independence in a classic big way with a family-friendly parade, water fight by local Fire Fighters, and all day fun in Lions Park with vendors, food, music and a spectacular Laser Light Show starting at 8:30 p.m.
Coaster Races from 8 a.m. - 10 a.m. at Tombstone Canyon.
Parade from 10 a.m. -12 p.m. at Cole Ave., Bisbee Road.
Mucking /Drilling from 1:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. at Brewery Gulch.
Fireworks will start at dusk at Vista Park.