Inland Empire skies will be booming with firework displays July 4. Grab your lawn chairs, picnic baskets and head out to catch some of the area’s Independance Day celebrations at the following locations:
Lake Arrowhead 4th of July Concerts and Fireworks Display
Beer garden opens at 5:30 pm, Women Who Rock concert starts at 6:30pm featuring the music of Heart & Pat Benatar.
Fireworks begin at 9 p.m.
VIP seating, viewing information, call 909-337-2595 or visit thelakearrowheadvillage.com
Redlands’ Community Fourth of July
Redlands’ Community Fourth of July at University of Redlands Ted Runner Stadium, 1200 E Colton Avenue. Gates open at 6 p.m. Opening ceremony and live show begin at 7 p.m. and will include a flag ceremony, flyover with T-34’s and skydivers. Live show begins at 8 p.m. with performances by the “Connie Roener Band”. Fireworks begin at 9 p.m.
Yucaipa 4th of July Carnival and Fireworks Show
Festivities begin at 3 p.m with an early evening 4th of July picnic at Yucaipa High School, 33000 Yucaipa Blvd. Fireworks begin at 9:15 p.m.
Rialto — Hometown Independance Day Celebration
Carnival games, eating contests, live entertainment and more will be part of this year’s 4th of July celebration from 5 to 9 p.m. at Jerry Eaves Park, 1485 N. Ayala. Admission is free. Fireworks begin about 9 p.m. Information: 909-421-4949.
Riverside — 4th of July Spectacular
Evergreen Memorial Historic Cemetery will have the best seats in town for the 9 p.m. fireworks show at La Sierra Park and Mt. Rubidoux. The show will be in sync with a KOLA 99.9 broadcast. Admission is $5 and includes activities for children (children under 2 will be admitted for free). Guests are asked to bring lawn chairs, blankets and picnic baskets. Food will be available for purchase.
$5 Parking will be available at 14th St. & Brockton Ave / Brockton & Tequesquite Avenues.Evergreen Memorial Historic Cemetery is at the corner of 14th & Pine Streets in Riverside. Proceeds will support Evergreen Memorial Historic Cemetery.
Fontana — 4th of July Celebration
Festivities at Fontana High School begin at 6 p.m. and event highlights will include live performances, entertainment a kid’s zone, games and contests for children of all ages. Food vendors will be available. Fireworks begin at 9 p.m.
Tickets are required in advance and will not be available for purchase at the gate.
Fontana High School is at 9453 Citrus Avenue.
Information, ticket locations, visit Events.Fontana.org or call 909-349-6900.
Rancho Cucamonga – 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular
The Rancho Cucamonga Epicenter, 8408 Rochester Ave. Food, live entertainment and games will all lead up to fireworks at 9 p.m. All General Parking at Metrolink Station, 11208 Azusa Ct.
Plan ahead and arrive in time to be shuttled. Shuttle service from Metrolink Station will run 5:30 to 8:40 p.m.. Shuttle rides after 8 pm will not guarantee gate entrance by 9 pm. Must have event ticket to ride. Shuttle service will resume at the conclusion of the firework show.
Tickets are $10 or $75 for a table of four. Information, tickets: 909-477-2752.
Ontario — July 4th Parade and Fireworks Spectacular
Parade begins at 9 a.m. along Euclid Ave, Fourth Street south to B Street. Family festivities begin at 5 p.m. at Westwind Park, 2455 East Riverside Drive.
Fireworks Spectacular starts at 9 p.m.
Admission is free Location: Westwind Park 2455 East Riverside Drive Information, 909-395-2020 or http://www.ontarioca.gov