Get ready to celebrate America’s birthday in style! The Treasure Valley is buzzing with excitement as we gear up for the 4th of July. From stunning fireworks displays to delicious food festivals, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. We have listed out a few of the biggest events around the city. So grab your friends, family, and your favorite red, white, and blue gear, and get ready to have a blast at these fun-filled events!
4th of July Parade in Downtown Boise
Start the day with family and friends at Cecil D. Andrus Park for the Veteran Entrepreneur Alliance pancake breakfast! The parade starts at 10:00, but the kickoff events begin at 7:00!
5:00am – 7:00am: CBS2 Live News from Idaho Capitol
7:00am: CapEd’s Read to Rise hot air balloon launch from Capitol
7:00am: Veteran Entrepreneur Alliance Breakfast in Cecil D. Andrus Park
9:17am: Reading of Declaration of Independence in front of the Capitol
10:00am: Idaho 4th of July Parade from Boise starts
Meridian Independence Day Festival
Meridian City is looking forward to a grand fireworks display in Storey Park to celebrate Independence Day! The park will be open to families for picnics and fireworks viewing. Food trucks will be onsite at 4:00 pm for snacks and tasty local cuisine.
Date: Tuesday, July 4, 2023
Time: 4:00 – 10:30 PM
Location: Storey Park
205 E. Franklin Road, Meridian (corner of Franklin and Meridian roads)
Fourth of July Fireworks at Ann Morrison Park in Boise
The fireworks are scheduled to begin at 10:15 p.m. (dusk) on Independence Day, but festivities in Ann Morrison Park will begin at 6 p.m. Food and drink vendors will be on site, and beer and wine will be available for purchase for those 21 and older. New this year, enjoy the new interactive fountain.
City of Caldwell Independence Day Celebration!
Lakeside Liberty Fest | McCall
Lakeside Liberty Fest is McCall’s annual Fourth of July Celebration!
- Movie by the Lake, showing Top Gun: Maverick at Dusk
- Yoga at the Sundial @10am
- Watch or participate in the Volleyball Tournament @10am *Register at www.mccallrec.com
- Stop by the City welcome tent for 4th swag and support local youth fundraisers @10am-4pm
- Let your littles bounce for free ages 5 and under at the Legacy Park bounce house sponsored by SERVPRO @11am-4pm
- End your Independence Day watching the big Garden State Fireworks display presented to you by the City of McCall @ Dark
Whether you choose to have a backyard BBQ, watch a fireworks show, or participate in a patriotic craft, there are endless ways to show your love for America. We believe that the Treasure Valley has some of the best events to bring our incredible community together. The most important thing is to spend time with loved ones and reflect on the freedoms and liberties we enjoy as Americans. So, let’s make this 4th of July a day to remember and honor our great nation!