Bars & Nightlife Food, Restaurants & Dining Music & Events Sports Spotlight Fara Illich July 1, 2015

Looking for things to do this Fourth of July weekend in Phoenix? Well, look no further.
From an epic firework show to day drinking poolside — celebrate the good ol’ USA this Independence Day with these fabulous four events in Downtown Phoenix.
4th of July Fireworks Spectacular

Photo: Arizona Diamondbacks

Photo: Arizona Diamondbacks

Nothing says ‘MERICA like an old fashioned game of baseball.
Watch the Arizona Diamondbacks take on the Colorado Rockies this Saturday followed by the annual July 4th fireworks display. Plus, with Chase Field’s swanky new dining options, you can chow down on the headline-making Churro Dog, Lo-Lo’s Chicken & Waffles, or a burger from Paradise Valley Burger Co. It doesn’t get more American than that. Game starts at 7:10pm. Tickets start at $12. For tickets visit
Funky Soul 4th
Get funky at Valley Bar this Saturday, when DJ MR PHX and DJ M.Rocka will spin funk, soul, new soul and old school house party classics. Expect to hear covers of James Brown, Cameo, Tuxedo, Dazz Band and more. The show starts at 8pm. 21 and over. Free! For more information visit
Made in the USA Rooftop Independence Day Pool Party
Photo: Lustre Rooftop Garden

Photo: Lustre Rooftop Garden

Don’t miss Lustre Rooftop Garden’s poolside party. They’ll have cornhole, pingpong, food and specialty cocktails, toys, and live music. Plus, you’ll have a front row seat to some spectacular views of Downtown Phoenix and the Chase Field fireworks show. Party starts at 11am. $10 cover. 21 and over. Tickets available online here. (Or you can ride with Uber to get in free.)
All American BBQ Buffet
Join Copper Blues for an American all-you-can-eat buffet featuring classics like BBQ sliders, grilled wings, corn on the cob and baked beans. They’ll have live music and beer garden games plus $5 spiked snow cones. 3pm. $20. Find more information here.