How are you going to celebrate Independence Day this Thursday?  The Westside is filled with fun Fourth of July events for the entire family to enjoy. Check out some of the cool events (and important information about street closures) below. 


LAX Coastal Fourth of July Parade

Westchester Park (7000 W Manchester Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90045)

11 AM- 2:30 PM 

Street Closure Information: Starting at 7AM – 4 PM , the following streets will have restricted access: 

  • Manchester Ave. b/w Lincoln Blvd. and S Georgetown Ave.
  • Loyola Blvd. b/w Manchester Ave. and W 80th St.
  • W 85th St. b/w Gonzaga Ave. and Holy Cross Pl.
  • W 83rd St. b/w Gonzaga Ave. and Holy Cross Pl.
  • W 80th St. b/w Gonzaga Ave. and Holy Cross Pl.

Pacific Palisades 4th of July Run, Parade, Fest, & Fireworks 

Palisades Recreation Center (851 Alma Real Dr. Pacific Palisades, CA 90272)

Time: 6:30 AM – 9:00 PM

Street Closure Information:  

Fourth of July “Mr. & Mrs. Muscle Beach 

Muscle Beach Gym (1800 Ocean Front Walk, Venice, CA 90291)

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

4th of July Pig Roast 

Bacari PDR (6805 South Vista del Mar Lane, Playa Del Rey, CA 90293)

1:00 PM 


Marina Del Rey 4th of July

Visible from: Burton Chace Park (13650 Mindanao Way, Marina del Rey, CA 90292) or Fisherman’s Village (13755 Fiji Way, Marina del Rey, CA 90292

Street Closure Information:

Santa Monica Fourth of July Parade

Along Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405

9:30 AM – 12 :00 PM 

Pacific Park July 4th Ferris Wheel Light Show

Pacific Park (380 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, CA 90401)

Sunset to 12:30 AM 

4th of July Celebration 

401 Sheldon St., El Segundo, CA 90245

10:00 AM – 9:30 PM

Reminder: Fireworks are Illegal and Unsafe

FIREWORKS ARE UNSAFE AND 100% ILLEGAL. Instead of terrorizing your neighbors, veterans suffering from PTSD, and pets throughout your community by using illegal fireworks, please instead attend one of the professional and permitted fireworks shows listed above and celebrate safely.