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July 4, 2017
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Time Details:
Independence Day festivities begin at 3 p.m. Free fireworks show at 9 p.m.
Barnes Park
350 S. McPherrin Avenue
Monterey Park, CA 91754
Free admission
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Fourth of July Entertainment & Fireworks

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Independence Day festivities begin at 3 p.m. Free fireworks show at 9 p.m.

Monterey Park will celebrate our American Independence Day holiday on Tuesday, July 4 from 3 to 9 p.m. at Barnes Park. This community event features concerts, food and fun for the entire family. Free entertainment at the Barnes Park Amphitheater includes the Monterey Park Concert Band; local youth performers Notes for Notes; Caught Looking; as well as local dignitaries and other special guests. Also featured will be recognition of military families and new U.S. citizens. The fun filled day will conclude with the annual free fireworks show at 9 p.m.

A Barnes Park fireworks safety zone will be established in the park’s central area. McPherrin, Harding and Ramona Avenues will be closed to vehicular traffic from 5-11 p.m. and be available for pedestrian use and fireworks show viewing.


3:00 p.m. Food booths open, games begin
4:00 p.m. Monterey Park Concert Band
5:15 p.m. New citizens, military families and dignitaries
6:00 p.m. Notes for Notes, Edwin Alvarez
7:30 p.m. Caught Looking
9:00 p.m. Fireworks spectacular. (Ramona, McPherrin and Harding Avenues will be closed at approximately 5 p.m. until the conclusion of the fireworks.)

Public and businesses assistance in helping the city to continue to provide this free event to the community is greatly valued. If you or your business is interested in making a donation to- or becoming a sponsor of- this popular community celebration, please contact the Recreation Department at 626-307-1388.

New U.S. citizens and military families are encouraged to contact the recreation department to be included in the program. Fourth of July event and sponsorship information is available on the city website at – just search for Fourth of July. Barnes Park is located at 350 S. McPherrin Avenue in Monterey Park.