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Portland July 4th Events: Celebrations, Fireworks Pictures, Where To Watch, Parades

Portland Fourth of July Events
As always, we have a large list of Portland July 4th weekend events including parties, dinners, shows, etc. In 2016, July 4th falls on Monday, so there will be parties all weekend!


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2016 Portland-Metro July 4th Weekend Events & Info:


2016 Portland / Oregon July 4th Fireworks Celebrations:

  • Camas: Independence Day Celebration | BBQ, Fireworks, Potluck (more info)
  • Corbett: Corbett Fun Fest – A Hometown 4th | Music, Fireworks (more info)
  • Corvallis: Red White & Blue Riverfront Festival in Downtown Corvallis | Beer, Food, Wine, Crafts, Live Entertainment & More! (more info)
  • The Dalles: Fort Dalles Fourth | James Otto, Fireworks, Festival, Food & Beer Garden (more info)
  • Estacada: Estacada Timber Festival | Concert, Fireworks, Competitions, Beer Garden & More! (more info)
  • Fort Vancouver: Independence Day Fireworks, Canons, Parade, Games, Music (more info)
  • Hood River – Independence Day Celebration | Parade, Fireworks (more info)
  • Lake Oswego: Millennium Concert Band @ Millennium Plaza Park in Lake Oswego | Free, USO Style Performance, 7 p.m. (more info)
  • Ridgefield, Washington: Independence Day | Fireworks, 5,000 People, Parades, Fun Runs, Salmon BBQ & More! (more info)
  • Waterfront Fireworks: Portland Fireworks Show @ Waterfront Blues Festival | Largest Display in Oregon, 22 Minutes, 11,800 Shots (more info)


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Portland Fireworks Pictures & Watch Suggestions:

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

Portland Waterfront Fireworks
Portland Waterfront Fireworks
Photo by pdxbiker

July 4th
Photo by Hamza Hydri


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

  • SE: Hawthorne Bridge
  • SE: Inner SE Morrison
  • SE: Mount Tabor
  • SE & NE: Eastbank Esplanade
  • NW: Rose Test Gardens
  • SW: Top of PSU parking garage on 6th and Harrison
  • SW: Portland City Grille
  • NE: Marine Drive docks (for Ft Vancouver fireworks)
  • NE: Rocky Butte (for Ft Vancouver fireworks)
  • SE: Sellwood Park (website) you can see both Oaks Park and downtown from here
  • West Hills: Terwilliger near OHSU has many spots.


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