Fourth of July

Event highlights


  • Date: Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at Barnes Park, 350 S. McPherrin Ave., Monterey Park, CA 91754
  • 5 p.m. Free live entertainment begins at the amphitheater
  • 9 p.m. Free professional fireworks show in ballfield area
  • Personal fireworks and alcohol are not allowed in the park
  • Street closures: McPherrin, Harding and Ramona Avenues will be closed to vehicular traffic from 5-11 p.m. to enable pedestrian use and fireworks show viewing.
 

Detailed schedule

 
  • 2:30 p.m. Barnes Park Pool opens for public swim. Children $2, adults $3
  • 3:00 p.m. Food booths open. Children's games and activites such as water ballon toss, tug o' war and face painting
  • 5:00 p.m. Monterey Park Concert Band
  • 6:45 p.m. Recognition of new citizens, military families and dignitaries
  • 7:30 p.m. Live musical entertainment
  • 9:00 p.m. Fireworks show.

Be a Sponsor


The public’s 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.