Happy Independence Day!

No matter what your celebrating style may be, there are plenty of ways to enjoy the Fourth of July! 

Whether you are spending time indoors, over a nice family dinner or you’re having a big group of friends over for a cozy Summer evening bbq, there is always a way to have a good time. 

If you’re like us and prefer to go all out on the 4th of July enjoying barbecues, festivals, parades, and firework displays, we’ve got you covered on Vancouver and Portland’s best activities. 

Check out our list of 4th of July Celebrations below!


If you're in the Vancouver area, head over to the Vancouver Firework's Spectacular Show at 10:05 PM.

If you're looking for fireworks on the 3rd, check out Silverton Day at The Oregon Garden in Portland. Aside from the firework displays, there will also be food, face painting, live music, and more!

In West Linn, there will be the Star Spangled 4th of July Celebration. Click here for more information.

Enjoy Oaks Park's Pepsi 4th of July Spectacular


Start off your morning at Lake Oswego's Star Spangles Parade and Celebration & Firework Spectacular. For more information click here.

The 10th Annual Felida Fourth of July Children’s Parade and Celebration will take place Wednesday, July 4 at Felida Park starting at 11 AM.

Our Favorite Resturants:

Are you looking for the best rooftop view for 4th of July Fireworks? Check out Altabira City Tavern for a four-course American barbeque dinner, cocktails, and gorgeous views! 

Enjoy views of the city at Portland's award-winning restaurant. At Portland Citygrill, you can enjoy fresh seafood, steak, salad, and more!

Check out Beaches Restaurant and Bar for lively American food and drinks.

For food, fun, and live music, check out Warehouse 1923.

More Events:

Looking for a festival to kick back at all day? The Waterfront Blues festival offers blues, soul, funk, and rhythm & blues. Check out the lineup and more info here.

Want to do something a little more country? Click here for more info on the 83rd Annual 4th of July Rodeo in St. Paul, Oregon. There will be different events throughout the week including rodeos, parades, and more! 

If you're looking to get a workout in before participating in other 4th of July festivities, Sauvie Island, Oregon has foot race courses. Click here to register and for more information.

If you see us out and about this weekend make sure to say hello!