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Sonoma Family Life Magazine

Fourth of July Fun

Wednesday 3

FREE Cloverdale 4th of July Faire & Parade. Live music & floats. Food/drinks available for purchase. Parade 10–11 a.m. From W. 3rd Ave., down Cloverdale Blvd. to Railroad Blvd., Cloverdale.

Windsor Red, White, & Boom. Live music, kid’s zone, & more. Food/drinks available for purchase. Admission: $5–$10. Ages 2 & under: Free. Bring blankets, chairs, & coolers (no larger than 60 qts). No outside alchohol permitted. No pets. Gates open: 4 p.m. Live music: 4:15–6:15 & 7–9:30 p.m. Fireworks: 9:45 p.m. Keiser Park. 700 Windsor River Rd., Windsor.

Kiwanis Club of Sebastopol Fireworks & Music Estravaganza. Expanded Kids Corner this year. Food/drinks available for purchase. Admission: $20. Ages 6–11: $5. Ages 5 & under: Free. Low-back chairs only. No alcohol allowed. No pets. Gates open: 4 p.m. Event begins: 5 p.m. Music: 6:15 p.m. Fireworks: 9:30 p.m. Analy High School Athletic Field. 6950 Analy Ave., Sebastopol.

Thursday 4

City of Sonoma Fourth of July Parade & Celebration. Travel+Leisure & Yahoo News have ranked it as the eighth best 4th of July celebration in the U.S. Carnival, game booths, food, & drinks available for purchase. 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Parade: 10 a.m. Fireworks: Dusk. Sonoma Plaza. 453 1st St. E., Sonoma.

FREE 4th of July Stars, Stripes, Dogs, & Bike Parade. Decorate your bike & join the parade from Prince Park to Lucchesi Park. Be sure to arrive with helmet. Arrive: 10:15 a.m. Parade: 10:30 a.m. Prince Park. 2301 E. Washington St., Petaluma.

FREE 4th of July Healdsburg Kids’ Parade & Duck Dash. Live music & activities, including games, races, & parade. Duck Dash: Adopt a duck & watch it race to splash zone. Youngsters encouraged to dress in costume, arrive on bikes or wagons adorned with red, white, & blue. Free lemonade, hot dogs, popcorn, & snow cones. 10:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Parade: 11:30 a.m. Healdsburg Plaza. Matheson St. & Healdsburg Ave., Healdsburg.

FREE RP Jubilee. Live music, family & kids activities, baking contest, & more. Food/drinks available for purchase. Noon–4 p.m. Rohnert Park Community Center. 5401 Snyder Ln., Rohnert Park.

Green Music Center Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular. Featuring Transcendence Theatre & Santa Rosa Symphony. Indoor & lawn seating. Kids’ Zone (4:30–7 p.m.) with carnival games, bouncy houses, & music. Food/drinks/beer/wine available for purchase. Admission: $40–$75 (kids 12 & under 1/2 price). Concert: 7:30 p.m. Fireworks display follows the show. Sonoma State University Green Music Center. 1801 East Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park.

FREE Healdsburg’s American Legion Independence Day Fireworks. To ensure spectator safety, viewing at the Healdsburg High School sports fields will not be available. 9:30–10 pm. West side of HHS (parking lot), 1024 Prince Ave. & Fitch Mountain Elementary School, 520 Monte Vista Ave., Healdsburg.

FREE Kenwood 4th of July Hometown Parade & Footrace. 3K and 10K Footrace–Cost: $45–$82. Registration: 6 a.m. Race: 7:30 a.m. Kenwood Plaza Park, 170 Warm Springs Rd., Kenwood. Pancake breakfast & silent auction: 8 a.m., Kenwood Community Church, 9637 Channing Rd., Kenwood. Parade: 10:30 a.m. Kenwood Elementary School, 230 Randolph Ave., Kenwood, to Kenwood Plaza Park, 170 Warm Springs Rd., Kenwood.

FREE Petaluma 4th of July Celebration. Fireworks will be launched from Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds, but fairgrounds themselves will not be open to the public. Locals are encouraged to watch the display from home or local parks. 9:30 p.m. Sonoma-Marin Fairgrounds, 175 Fairgrounds Dr., Petaluma.