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Fourth of July in Las Vegas is a day / week to celebrate. Marking the United States Independence Day, this day is commonly associated with fireworks, parades, barbecues, picnics, and concerts.

Las Vegas loves celebration and the 4th of July is no exception. The party starts early in Vegas with hotel bars, casinos and pool parties are all decked out in patriotic decorations and many resorts competing to host the largest 4th of July fireworks show.

With 4th of July, 2016 falling on a Monday, expect the partying to start on Friday, July 1st. However, I am hoping you planned ahead and got your flight tickets early because things get pricey and sell out fast during this US holiday. If you haven't, no worries, it’s not too late to find something if you search now. There are still some tricks you can use to get decent prices. Check out these tips for help on how to get flights to Las Vegas for a considerable discount. Also don't forget to use Las Vegas hotel discount promotion codes when booking your room.

Things you should know about 4th of July in Las Vegas

4th of July 2016 falls on a Monday. Expect the parties to start on Thursday and last through the weekend.

The Vegas Strip will be crowded all evening with thousands of tourists and local residents looking for a Fourth of July holiday celebration.

Everything will be open. I mean everything. shops, casinos, bars, restaurants, buffets, attractions. You name it, it will be open on Independence day.

July 4th is summer time in Las Vegas, so expect daily temperature to hit the 100 degrees mark. Dress accordingly and drink lots of water.

Every bar and restaurant will have drink specials and dining specials

This is one day you have to make dinner reservations. If you are going to any restaurant on the 4th of July either book ahead of time or be prepared to wait in line for a very long time.

With that said, if Las Vegas is beckoning you this coming fourth of July, here are a few things you might want to put on your to-do list. You'll also find lots of resources and some money saving tips on this site while planning your independence day in Las Vegas.

4th of July events in Las Vegas

Fourth of July in Las Vegas The Vegas strip and the skies of Southern Nevada will be illuminated with fireworks show. Here are the places to enjoy fireworks show on the fourth of July in Las Vegas.

Note: July 4th fireworks generally start shortly after sunset so please be advised due to the popularity of the fireworks show, it is best start out early in order to get the best viewing location.




Las Vegas 4th of July Fireworks 2016

Caesars Palace Las Vegas Fireworks Show

Caesars Palace Las Vegas Fireworks

As part of Caesars Palace July 4th Celebration, on July 4, 2016 Caesars Palace Las Vegas, will have an Independence Day fireworks display. Fireworks by Grucci will be shot from the hotel's Roman Tower beginning at 9:15 p.m. The best views will be from the Las Vegas Strip at the front fountains of Caesars Palace.

Caesars July 4th Fireworks
Date: Mon., July 4, 2016
Place: Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV

The Stratosphere Casino Hotel and Tower

Stratosphere Casino Fireworks

This year, The Stratosphere Casino Hotel and Tower will present its annual citywide fireworks display and "Independence Pool Party" on Sunday, July 3, 2016. The world-famous Fireworks by Grucci, Inc. will produce a display that will be launched from the Stratosphere's North parking garage and visible anywhere in the Las Vegas Valley. The display will start at 9 p.m.

Fun on the Fouth at the Stratosphere
Date: Sunday., July 3, 2016
Location: Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower, Las Vegas, NV

Station Casinos' 2016 We Love Locals' July 4th Fireworks Blast

Station Casino Fireworks

The Station Casinos Las Vegas 2016 fireworks shows will go off on the east and west sides of town at Green Valley Ranch Resort and Red Rock Casino Resort. The fireworks show will last approximately nine-minutes.

Station Casinos Independence Day Celebration
Date: Mon., July 4, 2016
Location: Green Valley Ranch Resort & Spas
2300 Paseo Verde Pkwy, Henderson, NV 89052

Station Casinos Independence Day Celebration
Date: Mon., July 4, 2016
Location: Red Rock Casino Resort Spa
11011 W Charleston Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89135

Below are the resorts and the best viewing areas. Station Casinos Independence Day Celebration fireworks will begin at 9 p.m. Monday July 4, 2016

Hotel Public Viewing Area
Green Valley Ranch Paseo Verde Garage roof
Red Rock Resort Northeast surface parking lot at the corner of Charleston Blvd. and Pavilion Center Drive.

Mandalay Bay 4th of July Fireworks Show

Mandalay Bay Las Vegas Fireworks

Las Vegas 4th of July 2016 As part of the Mandalay Bay Summer Concert Series, Mandalay Bay will light up the sky this 4th of July weekend with a dazzling display of fireworks and a musical performance by the famed Multi-platinum rock band 311. Guests will be treated to 311's hits, classics and rarities on Saturday, July 2 & Sunday, July 3 at 8:30 p.m. Watch the sky above Mandalay Bay Beach light up red, white and blue with spectacular fireworks following the show on both nights.
The best views will be from Mandalay Bay Beach. Tickets to the fireworks and musical performance are priced between $57 - $64. Doors open at 8 p.m. and performances start at 8:30 p.m. nightly.
Location: Mandalay Bay Beach
Dates: Saturday, July 2 & Sunday, July 3 at 8:30 p.m

Celebrate America at Lake Las Vegas, July 3, 2016

Lake Las Vegas Fireworks

Lake Las Vegas will have its celebration on Sunday, July 3, 2016. There will be live music, sidewalk sale, and barbecue stations set up throughout The Village and enjoy an incredible Fireworks Show displayed over the lake at 9 pm that can be easily viewed from The Village.

Come early and enjoy all the festivities in the Village.
Time: 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Henderson Symphony Orchestra will perform at 8 p.m.
Two simultaneous Firework shows at 9 p.m.

Kids Activities include: face painting, balloon artist, stilt walker, Glo-works, washable tattoos, Fun For All Games.

MonteLago Village
Costa Di Lago
Henderson, NV 89011

Las Vegas Pool Parties

Summer time is pool party time in Vegas. Expect most resorts to have some sort of pool party during this Independence day holiday in Las Vegas. Resort pools will be decked out in patriotic decorations as the hottest DJs spin and the coldest drinks pour throughout the fourth of July holiday.

Las Vegas Adult Pools


Cherry Poppin' Daddies - July 2, 2016

Cherry Poppin' Daddies - Las Vegas

Don't forget to catch a free concert by Cherry Poppin' Daddies on July 2, 2016 as part of Fremont Street Experience FREE summer concert series.

Schedule: The July 2 show is scheduled to begin at 9 p.m.,
Admission: Free

The Stratosphere Casino Hotel and Tower Independence Pool Party

8th Floor Pool

4th of July Level 8 Pool Party

Time: 5pm to 9pm
Date: Sunday, July 3rd
Admission: Complimentary entry to Stratosphere Hotel guests
Non-Hotel Guests $10 + tax per person
Take Vegas Back Cardholders $5
Activities: Live Concert – • Fireworks Spectacular • Cabana Special
Must be 21 to attend pool party.
**Additional fee will apply for nighttime fireworks event on 4th of July at the 8 Pool
The Independence Pool Party will be located on the Stratosphere's pool and recreation deck on the eighth floor of the Premier room tower. For more information please call 702-383-5323.


July 4th at The LINQ Promenade

July 4th at The LINQ Promenade

Celebrate the fourth of July weekend at The LINQ Promenade. An open-air dining, retail and entertainment district, located directly across from Caesars Palace at the heart of the world-famous Las Vegas Strip. Enjoy fun for the whole famly with live music performers, special giveaways and a lot more.

The Caesars Palace fireworks kicks off at 9:15 p.m. and an LED drum line will give the final performance for the day immediately following the fireworks.


Garth Brooks to Perform at the T-Mobile Arena

Garth Brooks at the T-Mobile Arena

Garth Brooks will perform multiple shows for his fans at the T-Mobile Arena, July 2 – 4, 2016.

Schedule: The July 2 show is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m.,
the July 3 performances are at 7 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.
and the July 4 show will begin at 5 p.m.

Other celebrations around town

4th of July Las Vegas Nightclubs

If clubbing is your thing, Las Vegas on the 4th of July is the place to be. Expect an amazing DJ lineup, and Independence Day-inspired parties all over Las Vegas. Here is a list of the best places to party in Las Vegas on the 4th of July

Henderson Fourth of July Celebration


Henderson Fourth of July Celebration – Mission Hills Park
Monday July 4, 2016; 6 PM - 9:15 PM. Fireworks Show at 9PM
Mission Hills Park
551 East Mission Hills Drive
Henderson, NV


The Summerlin Council

The Summerlin Council Independence Day Patriotic Parade
Monday July 4, 2016; 9:00 am - 11:00 am
8:30 a.m., Escort & Dignitary Parade Steps-off
9:00 a.m., Patriotic Parade Steps-off
Admission: Free Admission
Location: The Trails Village
Address: Hillpointe & Hills Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, 89134


Boulder City 4th of July Damboree Celebration

Boulder City 4th of July Damboree Celebration
When: Monday July 4th, 2016
Parade Route: Nevada Way, 5th Street, Avenue B - 9am
Morning Events: Broadbent Park - 1301 5th Street - 10am
Afternoon Events: Veterans Memorial Park
Fireworks: Veterans Memorial Park (9:00pm)

If you plan to drive, be warned the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Traffic Bureau, will be stepping up enforcement efforts as part of the departments "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" campaign. Several sobriety check points will be conducted throughout the Las Vegas valley, starting Friday, July 3 and throughout the weekend. Please don't drink and drive.


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