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Seattle July 4th Fireworks Pictures & 2013 Info: Celebrations, Where To Watch, Parades

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July 4th is on a Thursday this year, meaning  Seattle & Washington festivals and celebrations all weekend! As always, we have a large list of events, celebrations, and more!

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Seattle July 4th Celebration @ Lake Union | Seafair Summer Fourth, Gas Works Park

The Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Seafair announced Seattle’s annual Lake Union 4th of July fireworks celebration is on in 2013 with a new funding strategy, producer and great business and community support. The Seattle Metro Chamber and Seafair collaborated with leading businesses to develop a long-term and sustainable funding plan to ensure the 4th of July fireworks show remains an iconic community event for years to come. More info here …


July 4, 2013 Celebration in Bellevue Downtown Park | Fireworks, Music, Picnic, Free

Welcome to the 22nd annual Symetra Bellevue Family 4th. The Bellevue Downtown Association, City of Bellevue, Symetra Financial, and our other sponsors invite you to join us in the Downtown Park to celebrate America’s Independence Day this July 4th! More info here …


2013 Celebrate Kirkland, Washington, July 4th Parade Route, Music, & Fireworks Schedule, Viewing Locations

This is the 13th Anniversary of our Community Parade. Neighborhoods and businesses compete and judges choose which entry best follows the theme. The parade starts at Noon at Market and Central Way and the route can be viewed above. The grandstand is located at the intersection of Lake and Central. More info here …


Newcastle Washington July 4th Celebration At Lake Boren Park | Music, Fireworks, Food Vendors

Fireworks, music, food and fun will again fill Lake Boren Park for the Fourth of July Celebration this year. The band Big Dog Revue will perform from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. and the fireworks will start at dark, but you can begin festivities as early as 6 p.m. when food vendors will be on site. Glow necklaces and paper flags will be distributed to add to the event’s patriotic spirit. Later in July, catch Newcastle’s first concert in the park of the summer. More info here …


2013 Tacoma Freedom Fair & HUGE July 4th Celebration | Fireworks, Air Show, Music

On July 4th, finally, the big event all along the Ruston Way waterfront!! Join us all day on the 4th of July for Freedom Fair, featuring all the usual 4th of July activities, airshows, great food, vendors, exhibits, rides, and events – along with a lot of very exciting new ones! It’s the South Sound’s biggest annual event, and a party that you don’t want to miss, which ends with the Northwest’s biggest firework show over Puget Sound! More info here …


2013 Bothell Freedom Festival | Pancake Breakfast, Parade

Join the entire Bothell community for the annual Freedom Festival on July 4, 2013. Start the day out with a free pancake breakfast at the downtown firehouse and then watch the children’s parade and Grand Parade along Main Street and Bothell Way (SR 527).
This year’s theme for the 4th of July Parade is “Protecting Our Freedom – Recognizing Those Who Serve.” To support the troops, parade participants and attendees are encouraged to wear yellow ribbons. More info here …


Juy 4th Celebration Edmonds, Washington: 2013 – An Edmonds Kind of 4th | Parades & Fireworks

The day starts with a 5K fun run/walk, followed by a children’s parade, main parade, and an evening mini-concert and fireworks show that draws over 25,000 spectators. More info here …


2013 4th of July Celebrations in Everett, Washington | Colors of Freedom Festival

Parade starts at 11 – Bring a lawn chair and grab a front row seat for the best show in town! Watch world class marching bands, dance & drill teams, giant puppets, stilt walkers, clowns and more! Fireworks start at 10:20 p. More info here …


2013 Fourth of July Splash in Kent, Washington | Music, Contests, Fireworks

From 12noon – 5pm, enjoy a variety of games, family activities and art projects!
Wooden Toy Boat Building, Bouncey Houses, T-Bird Puck and Shoot, Republic Services, recycling Activity, Food Booths, A community showcase highlighting local talent, Old fashioned games, pie eating contest and more! Fireworks start at 10 p. More info here …


Renton’s 2013 Fabulous 4th of July @ Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park | 20 Minute Firework Display, 20K Spectactors

The 20+ minute fireworks display, launched from the shores of Lake Washington at Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park at 10:00 p.m., will cater to spectators at the park. The fireworks display may also be visible from several locations close to the park or from the hills surrounding Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park. More info here …


City of SeaTac 2013 4th of July Celebration | Children’s Carnival, New Water Area, Fireworks, Live Music

City of SeaTac will host a celebration on the 4th of July at Angle Lake Park, 19408 International Blvd., SeaTac. The City will dedicate a new water spray area, Butler Amusements will host a children’s carnival from 11:00 a.m. until 11:00 p.m. (wristband $19/day), and live musical entertainment will take place from 1:00 p.m. until the fireworks show starts at about 10:15 p.m. More info here …


2013 Kenmore July 4 Fireworks Display @ Log Boom Park | Professional Show Over Lake Washington

The City hosts a professional fireworks show over Lake Washington. More info here …


Whidbey Island 2013 July 4th Celebration: Fireworks, Barbecues, Buckets Of Mussels

While fireworks, barbecues, buckets of mussels and evening sails across Penn Cove are all part of traditional Whidbey Island activities, it’s also the perfect time to celebrate the spirit of American art with a studio tour of the Whidbey Art Trail. More info here …


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More Seattle July 4th Fireworks Pictures:

Whidbey Island Fireworks; Oak Harbor, WA; 2008
Whidbey Island Fireworks | Photo by wafwot


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Seattle Fireworks | Photo by seaord

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Seattle Fireworks II | Photo by jomilo75

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Seattle Fireworks 2010 | Photo by sonek321

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Lake Union Fireworks | Photo by joshonthesound