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4th of July Las Vegas 2020

4th of July in Las Vegas

4th of July in Las Vegas is a day / week to celebrate. Marking the United States Independence Day, this day is commonly associated with fireworks, parades, barbecues, picnics, and concerts.

Las Vegas loves celebration and the 4th of July is no exception. The party starts early in Vegas with hotel bars, casinos and pool parties are all decked out in patriotic decorations and many resorts compete to host the largest 4th of July fireworks show.

With upcoming 4th of July 2020 falling on a Saturday, expect the partying to start on Thursday, July 2nd, with most of the parties, fireworks display and festivities taking place on Thursday, Friday Saturday and into Sunday.

I am hope you are planning ahead and getting your flight tickets early because things get pricey and sell out fast during this US holiday. If you haven't, no worries, it’s not too late to find something if you search now.

There are still some tricks you can use to get decent prices. Check out these tips for help on how to get flights to Las Vegas for a considerable discount. Also don't forget to use Las Vegas hotel discount promotion codes when booking your room.


Things you should know about 4th of July in Las Vegas

4th of July 2020 falls on a Saturday. Expect the parties to start on Thursday and last through the weekend.

The Vegas Strip will be crowded all evening with thousands of tourists and local residents looking for a 4th of July holiday celebration.

Everything will be open. I mean everything. shops, casinos, bars, restaurants, buffets, attractions. You name it, it will be open on Independence day.

July 4th is summer time in Las Vegas, so expect daily temperature to hit the 100 degrees mark. Dress accordingly and drink lots of water.

Every bar and restaurant will have drink specials and dining specials

If you plan on riding the buses, note that RTC Transit will operate Sunday schedule on Independence Day July 4

With that said, if Las Vegas is beckoning you this coming fourth of July, here are a few things to put on your to do list. You'll also find lots of resources and some money saving tips on this site while planning your independence day in Las Vegas.

4th of July 2020 Events Las Vegas

4th of July in Las Vegas The spectacular July 4th fireworks generally start shortly after sunset. Be advised, due to the popularity of the fireworks show, it is best to start out early in order to get the best viewing location.

The evening performance in Las Vegas will be choreographed to a colorful mix of both contemporary and traditional patriotic music, set to illuminate the sky in red, white and blue.

Las Vegas 4th of July Fireworks Locations

**Check the Vegas fireworks schedule below for more detail
Fireworks Date
Location
Time
Sat, July 4, 2020
Green Valley Ranch Resort & Spas
Paseo Verde and Green Valley Parkway
9:00 p.m.
Sat, July 4, 2020
Red Rock Casino Resort Spa
Charleston Blvd and 215 beltway
9:00 p.m.
Sat, July 4, 2020
Plaza Hotel Casino
(Downtown Las Vegas)
10:00 p.m.
Sat, July 4, 2020
M Resort Spa Casino
South Las Vegas Blvd and St. Rose Pkwy
9:00 p.m.
Sat, July 4, 2020
The Legacy Golf Club
North Green Valley Pkwy and Wigwam Pkwy
9:00 p.m.
Sat, July 4, 2020
Lake Las Vegas
East Lake Mead and Lake Las Vegas Pkwy
9:00 p.m.
canceled
Caesars Palace
canceled
Mandalay Bay Beach
canceled
Skye Canyon Park
canceled
Boulder City

Riding the RTC bus is the recommended way to visit most of the 4th of July Las Vegas fireworks locations.

4th of July Fireworks in Las Vegas

Station Casinos July 4th Fireworks Blast
Station Casino Fireworks

The Station Casinos July 4th Fireworks Blast is set to go off on the east and west sides of town at Green Valley Ranch Resort in Henderson and Red Rock Casino Resort & Spa in Summerlin. The fireworks show last approximately 10-minutes.

Station Casinos Independence Day Celebration
Date / Time: Sat, July 4 at 9:00 p.m.
Location: Green Valley Ranch Resort & Spas
2300 Paseo Verde Pkwy, Henderson, NV 89052

By Bus, take: Routes 111 and 122
You are encouraged to view the display from your home or other nearby location where you can ensure social distancing.

Station Casinos Independence Day Celebration
Date / Time: Sat, July 4 at 9:00 p.m.
Location: Red Rock Casino Resort Spa
11011 W Charleston Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89135

By Bus, take: Sahara Express and Route 206
Viewing location - The public can experience the Summerlin fireworks show from the Red Rock Casino's South Parking Lot, located off Summerlin Centre Drive (physical distancing guidelines will apply).
- Due to social distancing, the usual poolside viewing for the 4th of July Spectacular will be restricted to invited guests only.

Book your 4th of July Spectacular Weekend at Red Rock!

Plaza Hotel Fourth of July Fireworks
Plaza Hotel & Casino Las Vegas Fireworks

As part of its Fourth of July tradition, the Plaza Hotel & Casino will celebrate the Fourth of July with downtown Las Vegas' only live fireworks show at 10 p.m. July 4, 2020. Staged from multiple locations on the Plaza's roofs and towers, the fireworks display will be visible for miles beyond.

The Plaza is also offering two special getaway packages for the 4th of July holiday weekend.
The Plaza's Old School Fun package available online with promo code FUN20 and
American Heroes discount of up to 20% off prevailing rates for both weekday and weekend stays, also available for online booking with promo code HERO.

At 10:00 p.m., the Plaza will shoot live fireworks from multiple rooftop locations. The fireworks show will last approximately 4 minutes.
Date: Sat, July 4, 2020
Location: Plaza Hotel & Casino (Downtown)
Admission: Free
Note: Fireworks show is open to all ages. You are encouraged to view the display from a nearby location where you can ensure social distancing.

By Bus, take: Strip & Downtown Express and Routes 106, 207, 208 and 214

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Celebrate Star-Spangled Sky fireworks at Reflection Bay | Lake Las Vegas
Lake Las Vegas Fireworks

Celebrate our nation's birthday at the Star-Spangled Sky fireworks display at Lake Las Vegas. Enjoy an incredible Fireworks Show displayed over the lake at 9 pm, that can be easily viewed from the Village Lake Las Vegas and the Westin Lake Las Vegas Resort & Spa while staying safe and ensuring social distancing.

Date: Sat, July 4, 2020 Confirmed
Time: 9 pm at Lake Las Vegas Marina

Kid-friendly

You are encouraged to view the display from your home or other nearby location where you can ensure social distancing.

Las Vegas 4th of July Activities for Kids

2020 Star-Spangled Sky fireworks display
Las Vegas 2020 Star-Spangled Sky fireworks display

The 2020 Star-Spangled Sky fireworks display calls for celebrating our nation's birthday while staying safe and ensuring social distancing. The Star-Spangled Sky fireworks will be displayed at four locations throughout Henderson. You can view the display with the best view from your home or other location where you can ensure social distancing.

Tune in to patriotic music broadcast from these four iHeart Radio stations Sunny 106.5 | 95.5 The Bull | 93.1 The Mountain | Real 103.9 to make the celebration even more special.

Star-Spangled Sky Fireworks display locations:
Green Valley Ranch Resort & Spas
Lake Las Vegas
M Resort Spa Casino
The Legacy Golf Club
Saturday, July 4, 2020 Fireworks Show at 9pm Confirmed
Free

Kid-friendly

Summerlin Council Virtual Patriotic Parade
The Summerlin Council

The Summerlin Council Virtual Independence Day Patriotic Parade
Saturday, July 4 | Premieres at 9 a.m.
The in-person parade is canceled. This is event is Virtual and can be watched on your computer, tablet or smart TV. More Info. call 702-341-5500

Kid-friendly

M Resort 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular
M Resort 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular

Enjoy a dazzling fireworks display choreographed to music, live from M Pool. Pool will reopen at 8:30pm and closes at 9:30pm. Seating is first come, first serve- no reserved space available.

M Resort 4th of July Star-Spangled Sky fireworks display
Date: Saturday, July 4, 2020
Time: 9:00 p.m. Admission: Free
Location: M Resort Las Vegas

Kid-friendly

You are encouraged to view the display from your home or other nearby location where you can ensure social distancing.

Red, White & Wild Weekend at Wet'n'Wild Las Vegas
Red, White & Wild Weekend at Wet'n'Wild Las Vegas

To celebrate the birth of our nation, Wet'n'Wild Las Vegas will be throwing a huge celebration at its friendly neighbourhood water park, and will feature a spectacular fireworks display to end the evening.

Red, White & Wild Weekend at Wet'n'Wild Las Vegas
Date: Saturday, July 4, 2020
Time: 8 p.m.
Fireworks show at approximately 8:45pm on Saturday, July 4th

Kid-friendly

4th of July Fireworks Spectacular in Pahrump
Pahrump 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular

Celebrate 4th of July at the annual Pahrump Independence Day celebrations at Petrack Park. Enjoy family-friendly activities, entertainment, food, arts & craft vendors and more! In the evening bring a blanket or a lawn chair and watch Pahrump's sky light up with one of Southern Nevadas longest fireworks show.

Pahrump 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular
Date: Saturday, July 4, 2020
Time: 9:00 p.m. – Midnight. Admission: Free
Location: Petrack Park (Highway 160 and Basin Ave.)

Kid-friendly

Boulder City 4th of July Damboree Celebration
Boulder City 4th of July Damboree Celebration

Boulder City 4th of July Damboree Celebration
When: Canceled
Parade Route: Nevada Way, 5th Street, Avenue B - 9am
Morning Events: Broadbent Park - 1301 5th Street - 10am
Afternoon Events: Veterans Memorial Park
Fireworks: Veterans Memorial Park (9:00pm)
Admission: Free

Kid-friendly

By Bus, take: Henderson and Downtown Express (HDX)

If you plan to drive, be warned the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Traffic Bureau, will be stepping up enforcement efforts as part of the departments "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" campaign. Several sobriety check points will be conducted throughout the Las Vegas valley, starting Thursday, June 28 and through the 4th. Please don't drink and drive.

Las Vegas 4th of July Pool Parties

Las Vegas Pool Parties

4th of July Las Vegas Nightclubs

If clubbing is your thing, Las Vegas on the 4th of July is the place to be. Expect an amazing DJ lineup, and Independence Day-inspired parties all over Las Vegas. Here is a list of the best places to party in Las Vegas on the 4th of July

Las Vegas July 4th Weekend Nightclubs / Dayclubs Events

The Las Vegas area police and fire are cracking down on the illegal use of fireworks to an extent that hasn't been seen in the past 20 years. Offenders may be subject to citations of up to $1,000 and possible fireworks disposal fees.

Residents are urged to report illegal fireworks by visiting ISpyFireworks.com and reporting the location of the illegal fireworks, instead of calling 911 or 311.

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