Independence Day Celebrations

9th Annual Fresno Freedom Run/walk at Woodward ParkFriday, July 4, 2014, 7:00 AMBenefits Valley Children's Hospital Ronald McDonald House4 mile race, 2 mile race and a kids runBounce HouseMarie Calendar Apple Pie awarded to the most creative costume for a man and a womanRegister to run at www.fresnofreedom.comTachi Palace July 4th Firework CelebrationMini Carnival, Bounce House, & Live MusicAdmission is FREEGate opens at 5:00 p.m.Outdoor PavilionLawn chairs and coolers are allowed and will be inspected at entrance, no glass bottles or alcohol will be allowedwww.tachipalace.comFresno Grizzlies Independence Day Fireworks ExtravaganzaThe Fresno Grizzlies take on the Tacoma Rainiers at 7:05 p.m. at Chukchansi Park. The Fireworks Extravaganza will take place immediately following the game.www.fresnogrizzlies.comChowchilla's Red, White & Boom Fireworks Festival (Saturday)Chowchilla will celebrate Independence Day on Saturday, July 5th at the Chowchilla-Madera County Fairgrounds. The event is free and gates open at 5pm with music, food vendors, beer garden, bounce houses and inflatables. The Marie Wilson Band will perform 6-9pm and fireworks will begin shortly after.Madera 4th of July Golf Tournament & Firework SpectacularMadera Municipal Golf Course (Avenue 17 & Road 23)The City of Madera Parks & Community Services Department will host the annual 4th of July Spectacular on Friday, July 4, 2014. The day will begin with a shotgun start golf tournament in the morning followed by a patriotic extravaganza complete with a kid's zone, live music, and a dazzling fireworks display.Golf Tournament{} 8:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.Family Fun, Food & Games{} 5:00 p.m. - ShowtimeFireworks Show{} Dusk (approximately 9:00 p.m.)Fowler Fabulous 4th of July CelebrationFowler High School, FowlerGates open at 5:00 p.m. for food bounce house and a Kids' Fun Zone plus live music. Fireworks at dusk.Livingston 4th of July to benefit the Central Valley Honor FlightThe Festival is held at Memorial Park and Livingston High School July 4th - 6, 2014. In addition to the Fireworks Spectacular, the event will provide a fair-like atmosphere with the Paul Maurer Shows Carnival (Thursday July 3rd to Sunday July 6th), Live Bands, a Classic Car Show, and lots of food and craft vendors. The Livingston 4th of July Festival attracts an average of about 40,000 spectators from around the valley over the course of the three day event. The CLASSIC CAR SHOW by Don Harmon starts on Saturday July 5, 2014 at 9:00 am with a parade of classic cars starting at the TA Truck Stop and ending at Memorial Park.{} We invite all to come out and enjoy the Parade of Cars from B Street to Main Street and Into Memorial Park.Click here for more information.Exeter 4th of July Come and experience Exeter's "small town charm" as we celebrate Fourth of July on Friday, July 4th, 7 am - 3 pm, in the Exeter City Park. The annual festivities begin with a Pancake Breakfast under the arbor and a 2 mile walk and 10k run, and a Horseshoe Tournament. The celebration offers fun for the whole family, with face painting and mini train rides, petting zoo, Reptile Ron's live reptile show as well as a variety of arts and crafts and plenty of great food. Live local entertainment will begin at 10 am featuring stories from local members of the military and the classic rock sounds of "Rhythum" performing from 1-3 pm. The Exeter City Park is located on Chestnut & E Streets.www.exeterchamber.comReedley SpectacularCommunity sponsored, the show has grown to be one of the best West of the Rockies - thanks to a volunteer crew of families and friends that have been building set pieces together since the first year. Along with brilliant Aerials, the old fashioned Ground Displays depict what's special about our wonderful town and our very exceptional country. No canned shows here! It's home made.Reedley Sports Park, 2099 E. Dinuba Ave.Gates open at 6:00, Pre-show at 8:30, Fireworks at 9:00 p.m.Tickets $5 - Kids (3-11) & Seniors (65+) $3 - Military (with ID) Freewww.reedleyspectacular.comSanger Independence Day SpectacularSanger High School Athletic Field 6:30 p.m.1045 Bethel, SangerShave Lake On The Water (Saturday)Free to the public. Donations welcome.