If you are a long time resident of Agoura Hills or Westlake Village, you already know that there is never a shortage of activities and recreation to choose from in these thriving communities. However if you have just relocated to the area or are looking for something different, check out all of the many options available for July 4thfestivities. Come one, come all. Let’s celebrate!
Behind the Hillcrest Center of the Arts
The Annual July 4th Spectacular fireworks event sponsored by the Conejo Recreation and Park District and the city of Thousand Oaks will launch there celebratory fireworks show display from the hill behind the Hillcrest Center of the Arts in Thousand Oaks. Fireworks start at 9 p.m. Call theConejo Recreation and Park District for more information. Other events around the area include a Pancake Breakfast and Home Run Derby in Newbury Park and a Concert in the Park featuring the Conejo Pops Orchestra. If you are looking for the perfect viewing spot for your family, Janss Marketplaceonce again opens their doors to host a free viewing of the fireworks. They have free music and family activities starting at 5pm on the 4th.
Run, Fun and Ice Cream
If you are into sport, sign up for the 3rd Annual Miller Family YMCA 5K/10Kthe morning of July 4th in Newbury Park. There is music and entertainment and it’s a great, healthy way to start the day with your family so you can enjoy guilt-free treats later on. Speaking of guilt free treats, there’s an Ice Cream Social and Patriotic Celebration at Stagecoach Inn Museum in Newbury Park from 1-4pm on July 4th. What better way to enjoy the holiday with your kids?
Westlake Village & Calabasas
If you haven’t yet, it may not be too late to purchase your tickets for The City of Calabasas 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular at Calabasas High School. It opens at 5 p.m. and fireworks start at 9 p.m. There is live music and a kid zone but they do warn that tickets are limited. $10 admission price includes parking, entertainment and activities. Children under 2 are free. Food and beverages are on sale on site.
In Westlake Village The44th Annual 4th of July Parade starts at 9:45am followed by music, and more at Berniece Bennett Park until noon.
Fireworks by the Sea
Here is a great option. The 13th Annual Fireworks by the Sea takes place at Channel Islands Harbor, Oxnard, CA at 10:00 a.m. This event has become the one of the favorite events of residents. It attracts folks from all over California. Activities all day including a parade, 5K & 10K run/walk, live music and entertainment, children’s activities, BBQ, food, arts & crafts, and more. The night ends with a spectacular fireworks show by the sea.
So there you are–my guide to July 4th fun. What else is there to say but this is the greatest place in the country to sell real estate because it is honestly the greatest place to live! With all these choices of fun activities, the choices are endless.
A happy and safe July 4th to all my past, future, present clients and many friends!