July 4: Where to Watch Fireworks on July Fourth in Portland + Pictures | Many Suggestions

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July 4 #1 | Portland, Oregon | Photo by Sebastian Bibb-Barrett

2012 Update: Portland July 4th Fireworks Pictures & Info: Celebrations, Where To Watch, Fort Vancouver, Oregon Events, Parades

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July 4th is Monday and there will be many places in Portland and Oregon to watch fireworks + Vancouver, Washington. Unfortunately, the loss of the Portland Beavers appears to have ended PGE Park’s (now Jeld Wen Field) fireworks display, which was one of the best.

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Now, you can have all of the great Portland events from our website in the palm of your hand including Portland July 4th events when you’re out on the town.

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Portland Waterfront Blues Festival Fireworks Show | Largest Display In Oregon

Largest July 4th fireworks display in Oregon takes center stage

Enjoy listening to fabulous blues right up to the time the first fireworks burst in the sky to ¬Å“oohs¬Â and ¬Å“ahhs¬Â at 10:05 p.m. on July 4. People begin staking out their favorite viewing spots at about 6 p.m.

Admission to the festival and its fireworks presentation is..more info here

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Fort Vancouver Fireworks Show, Pictures, Live Music, Civil War Fashion Show & More

2011 marks the 48th year of stunning fireworks at Fort Vancouver! This year is the sesquicentennial of the start of the Civil War, so added fun includes a visit from Abe Lincoln, a Civil War fashion show and black powder demonstrations. USA! More info here…

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Fireworks Spectacular @ Oaks Park | SE Portland

Annual 4th of July Celebration.  Gates open at 10 am, rides start at noon.  All picnic spaces are first come first serve. Gate fees are $5.00 for 16 and over, $2.00 for 15 and younger, and $3.00 for seniors 62 and up. All personal fireworks and alcohol are prohibited (bags and coolers will be checked). Ride bracelets valid all the way until midnight!  Live entertainment on the Comcast Stage throughout the day. Fireworks begin at dusk. More info here.
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Corbett Fun Festival | Fireworks, Water Slides, Jump Houses, Music, Food

We started as a small town parade 40 years ago and now ELVIS will be at the Corbett Fun Festival in 2011! (Justin Shandor, winner of the 2010 Elvis tribute Artist Contest - which is a Graceland-sanctioned annual competition, will be here to wow the crowds! ) Along with Buddy Holly, Johnny Cash, Random Pressure, and Stone in Love ( Journey Tribute Band). More info here.

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Fourth of July Fireworks & Festivities @ Blue Lake Regional Park, Fairview, OR

Celebrate Independence Day with music, fun and east county’s largest fireworks display at Metro’s Blue Lake Regional Park in Fairview. Pack a picnic, load up your loved ones and enjoy fireworks and live music alongside beautiful Blue Lake. Kids can cool off in the water spray ground and discover the new natural playground. For groups of more than 25 people, call 503-665-4995 to reserve a site. Gates open at 8 a.m. and close after the fireworks. More info here.

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Portland July 4th Fireworks Time-lapse on Vimeo by Even Q
Portland Waterfront 4th of July 2010 fireworks show.
Photo by pdxbiker

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July 4th Fireworks | View From Hawthorne Bridge
Photo by Andrew Callaci

Portland Waterfront Fireworks
Portland Waterfront Fireworks
Photo by pdxbiker

July 4th
Photo by Hamza Hydri

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Here are some suggestions of good spots to watch July 4th Fireworks on Monday:

Hawthorne Bridge
Inner SE Morrison, Morrison Hotel
Mount Tabor
Rose Test Gardens
Pittock Mansion
Top of PSU parking garage on 6th and Harrison
Portland City Grille
NE Marine Drive docks, Salty’s (Taking Reservations Today)
Sellwood Park (website) you can see both Oaks Park and downtown from here
West Hills: Terwilliger near OHSU has many spots.

Please comment below with your suggestions¬Â¦

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