4th of July Festivities + Fireworks {local events}

Can you believe tomorrow is the 4th of July already!?! It is time to celebrate our nation’s birth with food, beer, outdoor activities, and of course fireworks.

Want to know the best spots to get in on the patriotism tomorrow??  Here is a list of events happening in the Conejo Valley {and beyond}:

 TONIGHT: Moorpark’s July 3rd Fireworks Extravaganza at Arroyo Vista Community Park! $5/person [Children 4 and under FREE]

Event Schedule
3:45 p.m.:   Gates Open
4:00 p.m.:   Festivities Begin
5:00 p.m.:   Full Spectrum (Band) 
6:45 p.m.:   Flag Presentation
7:30 p.m.:   Elvis by Raymond Michael (Band)
9:00 p.m.:   Aerial Fireworks!


Newbury Park

Pancake Breakfast [8am-11am; all you can eat, $3/person] Borchard Community Center, 190 Reino Rd., Newbury Park

Home Run Derby [8:30am – 10:30am; men’s and women’s age divisions, $5/person] Borchard Community Center, 190 Reino Rd., Newbury Park

Family Open Swim [12pm – 4pm; free!] Newbury Park High School 

Ice Cream Social [1-4pm; free!] Stagecoach Inn -free barbershop music, ice cream, and tours!

4th Annual Miller Family YMCA 5K/10K, Classic Car Show, and Parade [Dos Vientos starting at 7am] {more}


Thousand Oaks

Concert in the Park [5pm-7pm; free!] Patriotic and Americana music by the Conejo Pops Orchestra [Conejo Community Park, 1175 Hendrix Avenue, Thousand Oaks]

Family Open Swim [12pm-4pm; free!] Thousand Oaks High School & California Lutheran University

The Beatles Tribute Concert [6-9pm on parking lot rooftop] + hot dog eating contest, Janss Marketplace


Westlake Village

45th Annual 4th of July Parade [9:45am – noon] Music, inflatables, games, and more! Berniece Bennet Park



36th Annual Lakeside Fun Run [all day; free!] Pet Show and Summer Splash Party {more}


Simi Valley

Reagan Library [10am-3pm] Food, music, Presidential look-a-likes, face painting, and more!  Activities are free, but regular admission price applies for touring the museum

44th Annual Fourth of July Festival and Fireworks Extravaganza [Rancho Santa Susana Park, 2pm-9:45pm] Live bands, food vendors, and crafts



4th of July Street Festival & 39th Annual Pushem-Pullem Parade [10am-5pm; along Main Street between Fir Street and Ventura Ave] {more}


Santa Barbara 

52nd Annual 4th of July Parade [1pm; free!] State Street parade!

Fireworks Paddle [7:45pm, RSVP mandatory]- hosted by Channel Islands Outfitters you can head out and watch fireworks in a way you never have before…on a guided kayak tour! {more}



Thousand Oaks

Conejo Recreation & Park District Fireworks Show [9pm; tune in to KCLU 88.3FM]  Places to watch:

  • The Oaks Mall Parking Lot [6pm-9:45pm; free!] DJs, live music, crafts starting at 6pm
  • Janss Marketplace Parking Lot [5pm-9:45pm; free!] Free music and family activities
  • Bethany Church on the Hill [5pm-9:45pm; free!] Free music, food booths, and family activities with an incredible view!

Los Robles Greens [5-9pm] {289 S. Moorpark Rd} – live music, full bar, and food booths {more} bring lawn chairs!


Westlake Village

*NEW* Westlake Village Golf Course!  [9pm] Places to watch:

  • Calvary Community Church [6pm] Free concert, food trucks, and activities open to the public!
  • Westlake Village Inn – activities begin at 5pm
  • Berniece Bennet Park


Agoura Hills

**JULY 6** Free concert at Chumash Park @ 6pm, Fireworks show at 9pm



Calabasas High School [5pm-9pm] Tickets must be purchased in advance [$10; children 2 and under free] Family Fun Zone, live music, and vendors {click here for more details and info on purchasing tickets}


Simi Valley

44th Annual Fourth of July Festival and Fireworks Extravaganza [Rancho Santa Susana Park, 9:20pm]



Ventura College Athletic Field [pre-sale tickets $6/adults, $4 ages 3-12] – Family picnic, live music, kids’ fun zone, and fireworks at 9pm


Santa Barbara 

West Beach at 9pm, free public viewing!


Where do you plan to spend the 4th?  Did we miss an event that you would like showcased?  We will be posting our favorite patriotic Instagram posts tagged with #locallove805 or #LL805 and @locallove805, so don’t forget to let us know what you’re up to!



xx, Nicole {LL805}

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