4th of July celebration in Gilbert

4th of July Fireworks Downtown Gilbert

Are you looking for a fun 4th of July celebration in downtown Gilbert? You are in luck! This year, our flourishing city is hosting a wonderful Fire in the Sky event, and you and your family are invited to join.

Gilbert’s July 4th Celebration 2017:

July 4, 2017

Location: Higley High School

4068 East Pecos Road

Gilbert, AZ, 85297

Time: 6:00 pm

Fireworks begin: 8:30 pm

Gilbert’s Fourth of July celebrations will begin just before the sun goes down and continue through the end of a brilliant fireworks display, which is set to begin at 8:30 pm. Bring anything you need to make you and your family comfortable- blankets, chair, lawn games and any other summer essentials.

We offer a cautious reminder to follow the city’s Leave No Trace initiative. Please do not bring glass, alcohol, smoking substances or fireworks of your own to the school campus.

Celebrating the Fourth of July with the family is a summer must. Bring the family together to enjoy a beautiful evening, watch an unforgettable sunset and spend time paying homage to our country’s founding fathers. We are so blessed to live in this country of ours, and we all so love to join in and celebrate its magnificence together.  

Looking for more Gilbert events this year? Check out these awesome opportunities to rendezvous with the community:

Gilbert Off the Street Art Festival

October 27, 2017: 4pm-9pm

October 28, 2017: 9am-5pm

Location: Heritage District-Downtown Gilbert

Gilbert’s Veterans Day Ceremony

November 9th, 2017

Time: 11:00 am, Patriotic Music

Time: 11:30 am, Veterans Day Ceremony

Location: Civic Center Campus-Gilbert Road, just south of Warner Road

Head down to the Heritage District in Downtown Gilbert to immerse yourself in live music, street performances, kids activities, food, artisan, and craft vendors. Prepare to see a beautiful chalk mural painted colorfully by chalk artists.

Parking: Civic Center campus- 50 E. Civic Center Drive

What to expect:

No need to pay an admission fee, this event is free and open to the public. Food and beverages will be available from local Gilbert restaurants. A free lunch will be served after lunch, and beverages will be available at no additional charge. Everyone is welcome to come to the event, and veterans and veteran families are especially encouraged to attend.

Gilbert Days Events

November 2017, see specific dates and events below

Gilbert Days events celebrate the lively culture and heritage of Gilbert, its residents, and guests. Assorted events invite everyone in the state to come enjoy a piece of our vibrant city! Be sure to plan ahead, staying mindful of traffic, restricted road access, and specific parking allocations.

November 10th to 11th: Gilbert Days Rodeo

November 17th: Gilbert Days Water Tower Lighting and Concert

November 18th: 5k and 1 Mile Run at Freestone Run

November 19th: Gilbert Days Parade at Gilbert Heritage District

November 19th: Gilbert Half Marathon and 10k Run

Stay tuned for more events to evolve throughout the course of autumn and winter. Most importantly, remember that Gilbert will host a spectacular firework show this July 4th, and you do not want to miss it!

If you’re looking to supplement the nights’ events with amazing food, come into Grubstak, one of the best downtown Gilbert restaurants. Our world-class stacks offer clean eating, options to appeal to any palate, vegetarian options and enough goodness for meat-lovers. Make our fresh dining experience your go-to stop on your way to downtown Gilbert events this summer. Come see what the Town of Gilbert has to offer, and we’ll see you soon for some healthy, satisfying grubbing!