Summer is flying by and the Fourth of July festivities are right around the corner. Although we’re all looking forward to ending the night with a bang thanks to the countless firework shows that are offered throughout the state, you also can’t miss out on opportunities for savings during the day with the endless holiday discounts and deals offered throughout the Valley. Whether you’re looking for some discounted family fun or to sit back and watch a show, we’ve narrowed down the top 5 Fourth of July specials and festivals to make our country’s 243rd birthday truly memorable.
Indian School Park
300 E. Indian School Rd.
6 – 10 p.m.
Boasting one of the largest fireworks shows in the Southwest, this event attracts thousands of attendees from all across the state. For the 34th annual festival, this patriotic gathering will have two stages for musical talent and entertainers, as well as a variety of food vendors, interactive exhibits and a classic car show. This free family-friendly event will have plenty of activities for the kids, including rides, inflatables and a water spray zone.
13525 N. Litchfield Rd.
For some family-friendly fun, head over to Uptown Alley to enjoy a day of arcade games, bowling and tasty food. With the All American Eat and Play Classic, you can enjoy a large one-topping pizza, four sodas and $20 worth of game play for $17.76. Extend the excitement with the Play Day for 2 deal which includes two $10 Game Zone Cards and four games of bowling also for $17.76.
WestWorld of Scottsdale
16601 N. Pima Rd.
4 – 9:30 p.m.
Not looking forward to being in the summer sun during the festivities? You can beat the heat at the Scottsdale 4th of July Celebration. Stay cool inside WestWorld while enjoying the countless activities for kids and adults. With a Fortnite 4th Experience, laser tag, live entertainment, stunt shows, bull riding rodeo, food vendors, petting zoo, pony rides and a fireworks show– this event has it all.
9119 E Talking Stick Way
Looking for something to get your adrenaline pumping this holiday? Test your racing skills at Octane Raceway with $44 unlimited racing and $44 two VR sessions from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Win or lose, you can treat yourself to $4 draft beers after your race.
745 E Germann Rd
6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Be ready to dance the night away during our nation’s birthday at the July 4th Fireworks Spectacular. This free family-friendly event features sand volleyball, horseshoes, Playtopia, corn hole and plenty of food vendors serving up your favorite dishes. With DJs playing the best soundtracks of the night, you’ll be dancing until the fireworks go off.
The Fourth of July fun doesn’t have to wait for the fireworks. With plenty of specials and festivals throughout the Valley, you can celebrate our country’s birthday all day long.