Fireworks, Sparklers and Music, Oh My! Celebrating the 4th of July in Sin City

Published On July 1, 2013 | By Christa Schueler | Cafe Mom, Community, Family, Family Events, Holiday, Las Vegas Visitors Guide

When it comes to celebrating, Las Vegas does it big and the 4th of July is no exception.  So if you’re looking for something to do this Independence Day either with family or friends, Recess has the 411 on what’s happening on summer’s biggest holiday.

For Families

Fourth with the Phil! at the Smith Center

Enjoy fireworks, food and live music at Symphony Park.  Visit their
for event details.

Henderson’s Fourth of July Celebration

Bring the family to Mission Hills Park for fireworks, hot dogs and music.  Admission is free!  Click here for more information.

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65th ANNUAL Boulder City Damboree Celebration

This all day event will have food, games, a parade and tons of fireworks.  Click here for event schedule and details.

Lake Las Vegas 4th of July Celebrations

This event is perfect for car lovers since there will be a classic car show hosted all weekend.  For more information, click here.

Summerlin Council Patriotic Parade

Summerlin is doing it old school with their annual patriotic parade.  It starts early so if you’re planning to attend, make sure you set your alarm clock!  Click here for details.

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Firework Shows

Watch these huge and very extravagant firework shows.  Click on links below for times and locations.

Station Casino’s We Love Locals July 4th Fireworks Blast

Las Vegas 51’s Firework Extravaganza

Las Vegas 51s Firework Extravaganza

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About The Author

UNLV graduate, wife, mother of three, blogger and aspiring novelist, Christa Schueler brings her writing, editing and research skills to Recess. As an advocate for education and health reform and a 25 year Las Vegas resident, Christa understands the need for providing a platform and a "voice" for women in Southern Nevada. Despite Las Vegas being one of the fastest growing cities in the country, Christa has seen continual lack of community connection and strives to change that. Now, she's joined the sandbox revolution!

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