4th of July Block Party

Hey Los Angeles!, we look forward to seeing you this July 4th for the USA’s b-day, where we will make wishes and celebrate our dreams. Let’s enjoy the beautiful day, chill, munch, dance, splash, play, and top it off with fireworks under the DTLA skyline.

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When

July 4, 2018

3:00 p.m.
Doors Open
9:00 p.m.
Fireworks Go Boom!
9:30 p.m.
Event Ends

Where

Grand Park + The Music Center:
200 North Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, California 90012

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Cost

This is a free event. There’s no cost to attend.

Highlights from past events

Video of Grand Park and The Music Center’s 4th Of July Block Party Video of Grand Park and The Music Center’s 4th Of July Block Party

Safety

Safety for everyone is número uno. Event entrance protocol includes mandatory bag checks, pat downs and metal detector wands for all patrons. To ensure lines move as quickly as possible, please plan ahead and read all event info below to know what is allowed and what is prohibited. Early arrival is recommended. Your patience is appreciated.

Getting Through Bag Check

All bags will be checked upon entry to event space. Please do not bring the following items to this event:

A Note for Beautiful Los Angeles

This is a space for unity – where Angelenos and visitors from all around the world can celebrate together. Any bullying, discrimination, or hateful acts are not allowed in this space.  If you are an attendee, and you see something, please alert security.

The Following is Also Prohibited at This Event

Valet parking for bicycles will be available at Hill Street and West 2nd Street.

Items You Can Bring

Food & Drink Policy

Picnics and outside food are welcome in backpacks or totes. Coolers are not permitted in the event space.

The size of bags and backpacks/totes must be standard backpack size or smaller (16.75 inches x 13 inches x 8.5 inches).

No outside beverages including juice and soda (sealed juice boxes are the only exception). Only empty, non glass water bottles are allowed. Park water fountains and water for purchase booths will be available in the event space. Food vendor booths will be available throughout event space.

Have a Ball But Please No Alcohol

This will be an alcohol-free, family-friendly event; no beer garden or point of purchase. No alcohol is permitted in the event space.

Food for Sale

Food vendors will be onsite. (More updates to follow.)

Event Schedule

Doors open at 3 p.m. At 9 p.m. the fireworks show will create stunning backdrop above the Civic Center skyline. The event ends at 9:30 p.m.

Experience music and artists that call L.A. home, at the two music stages:

Frontyard Stage

Event Lawn near City Hall/Spring Street

3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
DJ Puffs
5:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Computer JAY and the Weird Science
6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Rhettmatic
8:00 to 9:00 p.m.
QUITAPENAS

Backyard Stage

Performance Lawn near Hill Street

3:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Soulection DJs featuring Joe Kay, Andre Power, Andres Uribe 
9:15 to 9:30 p.m.
Soulection DJs featuring Joe Kay, Andre Power, Andres Uribe 

Look Up!

9:00 p.m.
Fireworks light up the sky!

Event Map

Coming soon!

Transportation

The event will take place at Grand Park + The Music Center:
200 North Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, California 90012

Street Closures

Coming soon!

Parking

Due to street closures, the parking area underneath Grand Park (Lot 10) will not be accessible during the event.

The Music Center Garage
aka Lot 14, located at 135 North Grand Avenue. Enter via Southbound Grand Avenue from Temple Street.
The Music Center Garage will not be accessible from 8:00 p.m. until approximately 10:00 p.m.
County Courthouse Garage
aka Lot 17, located at 131 South Olive Street, will be closed to public parking.
Walt Disney Concert Hall Garage
aka Lot 16, located at 111 South Grand Avenue. Enter on 2nd Street or Lower Grand Avenue.
Health Services Garage
aka Lot 29, located at 313 North Figueroa Street. Enter on Fremont Avenue.
Chinatown Garage
aka Lot 45, located at 725 North Spring street. Enter on Spring Street.
FIGat7th
located at South Figueroa Street and 7th Street. Enter on 7th Street. PARK & PLAY for $5 at FIGat7th with retail store or eatery validation. The structure is open 24 hours and parking validation is valid for up to 12 hours.

Bicycle Parking

Valet parking for bicycles will be available at Hill Street and West 2nd Street.

The valet service is free and will be provided by the Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition.

Taking Rideshare Like Lyft or Uber?

Use the drop off/pick up zone near the 1st Street and North Los Angeles Street event entrance/exit.

This address is for navigation only and is not an official event or affiliate address.

Go Metro

Take the Metro Red/Purple Line to the Civic Center/Grand Park Station. Please use the 1st Street exit. The Temple Street exit is only open for ADA/elevator access.

Or take the Gold Line to Union Station or the Little Tokyo/Arts District Station, then 7-12 minute walk towards The Music Center.

Plan your trip at metro.net