It's Red, White and Blue all over Mesa! Come show your 4th of July spirit by checking out these events happening near you. From enjoying delicious food to participating in games and contests, there are plenty of fun activities for the whole family to enjoy. Also, check out our blog about the Arizona Celebration of Freedom event on July 4th from 6pm - 10pm! Click here to learn more!

 

Celebrate the 4th of Zooly with Phoenix Zoo

Date/Time: July 4, 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Entertainment: Prepare for a day of family fun with some lion, tigers and bears! Enjoy the free Endangered Species Carousel rides and the Stingray Bay open 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.! You might even get the chance to see animal special guest appearances and a live DJ. Gather your family to the back of the zoo at 9 p.m. for a special viewing of the Tempe Town Lake Fireworks Spectacular.

 

Food/Drinks: It's BBQ time at the Lakeside Lawn from 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Guests can enjoy an all-American BBQ dinner by Andrew's Catering. Feast on BBQ chopped chicken sandwiches, BBQ pulled pork sandwiches, baked beans, potato salad, and more!

 

*Note that animal views will be limited*

 

It's a Hometown 4th at Schnepf Farms

Date/Time: July 4, 4 p.m. - 9 p.m.

 

Event Info: Get ready for a night of food trucks, fireworks and fun at Schnepf Farms! Spend the evening with family and friends and enjoy lawn games, live music, watermelon eating contests, National Flag Service, artisan vendors, a beer and wine garden, and more. Prepare to end your night with a 30-minute firework show! 

*$20 online per car load // $25 onsite per car load // $45 VIP per person*

 

 

Have a BBQ Dinner on The Patio

Date/Time: July 4, 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

 

Event Info: Bring the entire family out to The Patio at Las Sendas and enjoy a 4th of July celebration with live entertainment, outdoor & indoor seating, and a BBQ buffet. 

 

Food/Drinks: The mouthwatering BBQ Dinner Includes: Grilled BBQ Ribs; Citrus Marinated Chicken; Grilled Salmon; Cole Slaw; Potato Salad; Fresh Fruit; Baked Potato Bar; Baked Beans; Creamed Corn; Corn Bread Muffins; Gelato Bar & Assorted Cookies.

 

*Reservations accepted, not required. Check website for pricing*

 

3rd of July Fun at Arizona Golf Resort 

Date/Time:  July 3, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. 

 

Event Info: Stop by the Arizona Golf Resort & Conference Center on July 3 for games, free popcorn & snow cones, sparklers, water slides, and a pie eating contest! Make sure to pack your tents, chairs, towels, and swimwear for an evening of fun in the water!

 

Check out website for combo package prices

 

$4 Discount at Pueblo Grande Museum

Redeemable: July 2 - 6

Info: Join Pueblo Grande Museum in celebrating Independence Day with their $4 admission!  

Pueblo Grande Museum will be closed on July 4, in observation of the Fourth of July Independence Day holiday.