Posted By Visit Mesa Team
June 21, 2019

Arizona Celebration of Freedom 2019 in Mesa

The Arizona Celebration of Freedom in back and better then ever in Mesa, Arizona!

Don’t miss the Arizona Celebration of Freedom in Mesa on July 4, 2019! From 6 - 10 p.m. at the Mesa Convention Center and Mesa Amphitheater, enjoy live music, patriotic displays, family fun, fireworks, and so much more. This festival is FREE and fun for all ages – so celebrate Independence Day in Mesa this year!

Arizona Celebration of Freedom

Don't miss out on...

Live Music: Enjoy live music all night long inside the Mesa Amphitheater! Stage America will include live performances from The Hamptons, Shallow Water, as well as a Salute to America Program. The Stars & Stripes Zone, presented by Republic Services, offers a beer garden and live performances by Sophie Dorsten, Will from Brazil, Troubleman, and Autopilot.

Fireworks: The firework show will begin at approximately 9:30 p.m.!

4th of July Fireworks

Yankee Doodle Kids’ Zone: Carnival-style and picnic-style games will be available for all ages. You can sign up at the registration tent for musical chairs, a water balloon toss, sack and three-legged race, pie eating contest, the "Great American Watermelon Toss" and more!

KOOL Zones & the Celebration Splash Zone: KOOL off at any of the misting trailers throughout the event, and we can't forget about the awesome inflatable water slides and fire truck soak zone!

Independence Hall: Don’t miss a presentation about the historical flags and a chance to learn more about the Revolutionary War at Independence Hall! This will include the a Fallen Soldier Memorial, and America’s Arts & Culture Showcase, and their new Let Freedom Ring Laser Light Show. Independence Hall is a must-stop at this event!

AZ Celebration of Freedom President American Flag

All-American Food Court & Beer Gardens: To satisfy your “All-American” cravings, an array of food and can be found at the All-American Food Court! Attention adults: Beer can be purchased in the Tailgate Zone, All American Food Court and near Stage America throughout the night.

What's new?

Laser Light Show: Let Freedom Ring inside the Mesa Convention Center! There will be three 20-minute shows at 7 p.m., 8 p.m. and 9 p.m. featuring spectacular laser displays, photos and patriotic music.

Patriotic Superhero Stunt Show: Featuring professional BMX stunt riders performing amazing stunts & jumps on customized ramps located near the All American Food Court. The riders include top talent from right here in Arizona!

What else should I expect?

  • 10 Inflatable water slidesArizona Celebration of Freedom
  • 5 tailgate games
  • 3 stages, 7 live music acts
  • 1200 Fireworks shells
  • 14 food vendors
  • 3 Revolutionary war reenactment battles
  • 7 old fashioned picnic games
  • Indoor activities and misting around the event to equal 1 COOL event!

Also...There is a new way to get there!

Now that light rail travels through downtown Mesa, passengers can exit at the Center and Main Street stop and travel north just two blocks on Center Street to reach the event.

Downtown Mesa Light Rail