The Fourth of July is right around the corner and we all know what that means—fireworks and celebrations of our nation’s independence! If you’re in the Santa Ana area or anywhere in Orange County, there are so many fun events and attractions going on, it may be hard to narrow them down! To make it a little easier for you, your friends at Alex Moving & Storage have made a list of our favorite Independence Day events for all ages. From romantic fireworks cruises to family-friendly events outdoors and a kids-only celebration, there’s something for everyone this upcoming Independence Day holiday weekend.

4th of July Celebration at El Modena High School

Friday, July 3, 2015
El Modena High School
3920 E. Spring St., Orange, CA 92869

Perfect for kids aged 17 and under, celebrate a fun-filled day with the City of Orange with interactive games, entertainment, food from local non-profit groups and fireworks! You can also enjoy a patriotic musical performance by the Orange Community Master Chorale. 

Fourth of July at Centennial Park

Saturday, July 4, 2015
Centennial Park
3000 W. Edinger Ave., Santa Ana, CA 92704

Come and join your fellow Santa Ana residents in celebrating Independence Day at Centennial Park. You can enjoy live music, a special kids’ play area, food, a History Walk and of course, fireworks! The show begins at 9pm, so come early and reserve your spot!

Fireworks Cruises with Hornblower

Saturday, July 4, 2015
Newport Beach
2431 W. Coast Hwy., Newport Beach, CA

Get the “best view in the house” when you hop on board a Hornblower cruise. You can celebrate Independence Day in style on a variety of fireworks cruises in Newport Beach. You can choose from the Old Glory Boat Parade brunch, a fireworks dinner cruise or a fireworks dinner cruise aboard Wild Goose. The Old Glory Boat Parade is a two-hour cruise and tour of Newport Beach with a lavish brunch buffet and free-flowing champagne and sparkling cider. The Fireworks Dinner Cruise is from 7-10 p.m. ($99.95/person), the Old Glory Boat Parade brunch is from 1-3 p.m ($66.95/person). 

For more information about the Orange County area, call the experts at Alex Moving & Storage! And if you’re looking to make California your new home, we can help you get there with plenty of time to catch the fireworks. Call us today or fill out our quick online form to get started.