The Recreation and Community Services Department regrets that our annual July 4th event with fireworks and entertainment at Barnes Park has been canceled due to conditions and circumstances related to the Coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic. We wish you a happy and safe holiday and look forward to seeing you next year.
Reminders regarding fireworks in Monterey Park:
Fireworks are not allowed at any time in any park.
Only Safe and Sane fireworks are legal in Monterey Park, and only allowed on July 4 from 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
Illegal fireworks use and sales can be reported to the MPPD non-emergency line at 626-573-1311.
Virtual Fourth Celebration
We invite the Monterey Park Community to participate in a 2021 virtual community-wide celebration by submitting photos to:
Show your patriotism. Decorate your home for July 4. Submit photos by July 6 of your patriotic display.
Recognize our active/veteran military. Submit a photo along with name, military branch and rank by June 18. To be recognized on July 4. Update: our military video has been completed and available for viewing on YouTube.