Valley bursts with Fourth of July events and activities
Celebrations happening on and around July 4 in the central San Joaquin Valley:
Star Spangled Revue: Show begins after dark, through Wednesday. Wild Water Adventures, 11413 E. Shaw Ave., Clovis. $20-$28. Details: 299-9453.
Caruthers: Fireworks at dusk. Caruthers High School, 2580 W. Tahoe St. Free admission. Details: 864-3768.
Kerman: Gates open at 6 p.m., fireworks at dusk. Kerman High School stadium, 205 S. First St. $5, $3 ages 4-10. Details: 846-6343.
Orange Cove: Gates open at 6 p.m., fireworks at dusk. Orange Cove Community Center, 1705 Anchor Ave. Free admission. Details: 626-4488.
Selma: Gates open at 5:30 p.m., fireworks when dark. Selma High School, Staley Stadium, Thompson Avenue north of Floral Avenue $5, $2 ages 5-12, free to ages 4 and younger. Details: 891-2235.
Tulare: Gates open at 6 p.m., fireworks will begin at dusk. Tulare Fair Grounds, 215 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. $5, free ages 6 and younger.
Woodlake: Gates open at 6 p.m., fireworks at dusk. Twilight Park, 1099 W. Ropes Ave. $10 per car. Details: 679-4676.
Bass Lake: Fireworks at dusk. Free admission. Details: 642-3676.
Coarsegold: Family Freedom Fest, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Coarsegold Historic Village, 35200 Hwy. 41, featuring music, speakers, bounce houses, crafts and food vendors. Free admission. Details: 642-4920.
Clovis Freedom Fest: Gates open at 5 p.m, fireworks at dusk. Buchanan High School Veteran’s stadium, 1560 N. Minnewawa Ave. Admission: $5.
Coalinga: Gates open at 6:30 p.m., fireworks at dusk. Coalinga Elementary School, Sunset Street and Cambridge Avenue. Free admission. Details: 935-2948.
Exeter: 7 a.m.-3 p.m., festival at Exeter City Park, Chestnut and E streets. Performance by Limited Slip from 1-3 p.m. Fireworks at dusk at Lions’ Stadium. Free admission. Details: 592-2919 or www.exeterchamber.com
Fowler: Gates open at 6 p.m., fireworks at dusk. Fowler High School stadium, 701 E. Main St. Free admission. Details: 834-3869.
Grizzlies Independence Day Fireworks Extravaganza: Gates open at 5:05 p.m. Chukchansi Park, 1800 Tulare St. Tickets $8-$40. Details: 320-8497.
Hanford: Gates open at 5 p.m., fireworks at approximately 9 p.m. Kings Fairgrounds, 801 S. 10th Ave. $5, free to ages 10 and under and $2 parking. Details: 584-3318.
Lemoore: Celebration is 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 5k run and 3k walk, kidzania, pie-eating and cake decorating contests and other events at City Park, Bush and Fox streets. Free admission. Details: 924-6767. For fireworks, gates open at 5 p.m. at Tachi Palace, 17225 Jersey Ave. Free admission. Details: (800) 615-8030.
Madera: Gates open at 5 p.m., fireworks at dusk. Madera Municipal Golf Course, 23200 Avenue 17. Free admission. Details: 661-5495.
Reedley Spectacular: Gates open at 6 p.m., water slides, music and food. Fireworks at approximately 9:10 p.m. Reedley Sports Park, 2453 E. Dinuba Ave. $5, $3 seniors 65+ and children ages 3-11 and military is free. www.reedleyspectacular.com
Sanger: Gates open at 6:30 p.m., fireworks begin after dusk. Sanger High School, 1045 Bethel Ave. $3, $2 advance, free to ages 7 and younger or park for $5 per car and get in free. Details: 876-6300, option 4.
Visalia: Gates open at 7 p.m., fireworks at 9 p.m. Giant Chevrolet Mineral King Bowl, 1001 W. Main St. Free admission. Details: 713-4599 or click here
Lindsay: Fireworks at 8:30 p.m. Sweet Brier Plaza, Sweet Brier and Hermosa avenues. Free admission. Details: 333-1994.
Shaver Lake: Boat parade begins at 6 p.m., fireworks will begin at dusk. Shaver Lake. Details: 841-3350.