4th of July Scottsdale Events & Celebrations
Fourth of July is one of the best times to celebrate the sweet parts of summer — good food, great entertainment, and better company.
If you are planning to spend your 4th of July in Scottsdale, you will be pleased to learn that there are several fun events in Scottsdale and Greater Phoenix — from fireworks displays to seasonal events — that will allow you, your friends, and your family to celebrate the United States of America while having a great time together!
Cool Events, Fireworks Shows & Celebrations on 4th of July Weekend
There are some of the best events, fireworks displays, and celebrations in Scottsdale that you can enjoy during the Fourth of July.
Fireworks Spectacular at Chase Field
What is more “All-American” than a baseball game on the Fourth of July?
If you attend the Arizona Diamondbacks vs. New York Mets MLB game at Chase Field in Downtown Phoenix on July 4th, 2023, you can enjoy a special treat — a spectacular fireworks show after the game to celebrate Independence Day!
Fourth of July Freedom Fest at Fairmont Scottsdale Princess
Fourth of July Freedom Fest at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess is a patriotic celebration complete with vintage air shows, live music, delicious food, military tributes, poolside fun, and of course, an impressive fireworks display. The event takes place Fourth of July weekend, from July 1st – 4th, 2023.
Red, White & Choo Choo at McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park
Red, White & Choo Choo is a one-day event at McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park to celebrate Independence Day. This year, the event is on July 2nd, 2023, from 4 PM – 9 PM. General admission costs $15 for anyone 13+ and $5 for children between the ages of 3 – 12.
At the event, the whole family can enjoy bounce houses, waterslides, lawn games, mechanical bull rides, train rides, and carousel rides. There will also be a live DJ, a pie-eating contest, and a fireworks show to end the night.
Scottsdale 4th of July Celebration at Westworld
The Scottsdale 4th of July Celebration at Westworld is one of the most notable and exciting Independence Day events in Scottsdale.
Westworld has yet to release the date or details for this year’s event, but if it is anything like last year, you can expect fun activities like bull riding, mutton busting, the chicken dance, balloon artists, and face painters on July 4th from 5 PM – 9 PM. Last year, guests were treated to “The Canine Stars Stunt Dog Show,” featured on America’s Got Talent, and live performances of “We Don’t Talk About Bruno” from Disney’s feature film, Encanto.
At the end of the night, you have to stick around for one of the largest fireworks displays in Scottsdale, set against the stunning McDowell Mountains. It is magnificent! If you just want to attend the fireworks show, you can purchase tickets on their website.
Hometown 4th at Schnepf Farms
If you are looking for a family-friendly way to celebrate Independence Day, head to Schnepf Farms on July 4th for fabulous food, music, and fun. Last year, gates opened at 4 PM on July 4th, and tickets cost $30 per vehicle.
While you are at Hometown 4th at Schnepf Farms, you can enjoy food trucks, live music, craft vendors, a petting zoo, rides, and a beer garden. At the end of the night, stick around for the spectacular fireworks show before heading home.
4th of July at Roaring Fork
Roaring Fork is a popular restaurant in Old Town Scottsdale by Fashion Square Mall known for its wood-fired dishes and delicious meats.
When you visit Roaring Fork on Independence Day after 4 PM, you can enjoy the restaurant’s “Dinner On Us” special for BOGO entrees. Dinner typically costs between $20–$45, so this is a spectacular deal if you are looking for a great spot for a Fourth of July meal.
First at the Fountain
If you are in Fountain Hills, head out to Fountain Park on July 1st to celebrate Independence Day with live music, prizes, and a spectacular fireworks display. The fountain will even be illuminated in red, white, and blue. This event lasts from 7 PM – 9 PM.
Find the Perfect Place to Stay for the 4th of July Weekend
Whether you want to enjoy fireworks displays, family-friendly festivals, or dining experiences in Scottsdale, you will find no shortage of 4th of July events across the Valley of the Sun.If you are planning to spend this 4th of July in Scottsdale and are still looking for a place to stay — look no further than our spacious vacation homes. When you aren’t out celebrating, you can enjoy the resort-style swimming pool, gourmet kitchen, and other luxurious features in your “home away from home.” If you have questions about booking, reach out to our team. We are only a phone call away!