Celebrate Independence Day in Style:

 Your Guide to the Best 4th of July Parties in LA


Looking for a firecracker of a way to celebrate Independence Day in Los Angeles? Look no further! From dazzling fireworks displays to classic movie screenings under the stars, LA offers a variety of exciting ways to commemorate America's birthday. Here's a rundown of some of the hottest parties happening this July 4th:

Free Family Fun:

  • Gloria Molina Grand Park 4th of July Block Party: This free event is the perfect place for a family outing. Enjoy live music, dance performances, art activities, delicious food trucks, and a stunning drone show. Plus, take a ride on the iconic Ferris wheel and soak in the festive atmosphere.

Fireworks Extravaganzas:

  • Marina del Rey 4th of July Fireworks: Witness a dazzling 20-minute fireworks display synchronized to music at Burton Chace Park or Fisherman's Village. Grab a spot on the beach or hop on a special fireworks cruise for an unforgettable experience.

  • 74th Annual July 4th Spectacular - Cabrillo Beach: Celebrate with live music, family activities, food trucks, and a spectacular fireworks show over the Pacific Ocean. Sponsored by the Port of Los Angeles, this event is a San Pedro tradition.

  • Six Flags Magic Mountain July 4th Celebration: Combine thrills with fireworks! Six Flags transforms into a patriotic wonderland with heart-pounding rides and a breathtaking fireworks display at 9:15 pm.

Unique Experiences:

  • "Independence Day" Rooftop Cinema Club: Relive the iconic 1996 sci-fi movie on a rooftop in Downtown LA. Enjoy stunning city views, live music, and frosty beverages before blasting off into space with Will Smith.

  • "JAWS" at the Alamo Drafthouse: Dive into a classic summer movie experience with a special screening of Jaws. This interactive Alamo Drafthouse movie party comes complete with fun props and themed drinks.

  • Cinespia: "Rocky" + Fireworks: Take a trip back in time with an outdoor screening of Rocky at the historic Hollywood Forever Cemetery. The evening culminates in a dazzling fireworks display, making it a truly unforgettable experience.

  • "Xanadu" at the Academy Museum: Celebrate the roller disco fantasy film "Xanadu" on the big screen at the Academy Museum. Sing along to catchy tunes and get swept away by the movie's vibrant visuals.

  • LA Galaxy vs. LAFC - Rose Bowl Stadium: Witness a heated soccer rivalry between LAFC and the LA Galaxy, all while enjoying a spectacular fireworks display and pre-game tailgating festivities.


  • Mr. & Ms. Muscle Beach: Witness the annual bodybuilding and figure competition at the world-famous Muscle Beach in Venice. This event is a must-see for fitness enthusiasts and anyone who enjoys a little friendly competition.

No matter what your taste is, there's a perfect way to celebrate Independence Day in Los Angeles. So grab your friends and family, don your red, white, and blue, and get ready for a star-spangled celebration!