Guide to 4th of July Magic in the Bay Area

Fireworks:
4th of July Berkeley Marina: family activities beginning at noon, fireworks at 9:30 p.m
4th of July Celebration at The Pier: San Francisco, Pier 39 fireworks over the bay at 9:30 p.m.
Oakland A’s Independence Day Fireworks: July 3, after the A’s play the White Sox
Alameda County Fair 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular: July 4, fireworks at 9:30 p.m. featuring the Oakland East Bay Symphony
4th of July Livermore Celebration, Join the City of Livermore and Livermore Downtown Inc. for the 5th Annual Downtown 4th of July Red, White and Boom Fireworks Celebration

Parades:
City of Alameda Mayor’s Fourth of July Parade: Alameda (Lincoln Ave. & Park St.) at 10AM
Martinez 4th of July Parade: Martinez (Court St. & Main St.) at 10AM

Restaurants with a view of Fireworks:
Waterbar: 399 The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94105
Epic Roasthouse: 369 The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94105
La Mar Cebicheria Peruana: pier 1 1/2 The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94105
Skates on the Bay: 100 Seawall Dr, Berkeley, CA 94710
Chevys: 1890 Powell St, Emeryville, CA 94608