San Francisco Fireworks and Waterfront Festival

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When a city known for its eccentric style and jubilant culture puts on a Fouth of July festival, the result is an explosion of family fun that simply can’t be missed. The Waterfront Festival and fireworks on the Embarcadero is one of the most anticipated San Francisco attractions of the summer, and it’s the perfect outing to entertain the whole family. This all-day free event takes place on Pier 39, a popular San Francisco tourist attraction built on a pier that features shops, restaurants, a video arcade, street performers, the Aquarium of the Bay, virtual 3-D rides, a two-story carousel, and the presence of marine mammals, particularly sea lions. During the Waterfront Festival, you’ll also have the opportunity to enjoy delicious foods from vendors and food trucks, arts and crafts activities, and musical performances. To start off the afternoon, WJM, the world’s younegst … [Read more...]

4th of July Fireworks in San Diego

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What better way to celebrate Independence Day than to visit a new part of our esteemed nation? Spend the day sightseeing and then stake out the ultimate vantage point to enjoy world-class fireworks in San Diego! Here are our recommendations for where to see the ultimate fireworks in San Diego this 4th of July:   Annual Big Bay Boom Fireworks Show: Last year’s Big Bay Book fireworks went terribly awry when a computer mishap caused $125,000 worth of fireworks to go off at the same time! The massive fireballs lit up the sky as onlookers were stunned to witness the planned 20-minute long extravaganza reduced to just 15 seconds!This year, the show’s executive producer promises a stellar, flaw-free display of fireworks. See the Big Bay Boom Fireworks make their ultimate come-back at what has been promised to ‘wow’ the audience. They boast the largest display in the county, … [Read more...]