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Free Concerts on the Green Through Aug. 18
There is plenty of room for a late afternoon picnic with the family while being entertained by headline performers.
Time/Place: 5:30-8pm / Warner Park, Woodland Hills
Heritage Square Summer Concert Series Through Sept. 20
Friday except July 26 and August 30. The concerts offer entertainment to suit every musical preference - styles range from Reggae to Big Band and from Latin Jazz to Rock.
Time/Place: 6-8:30pm / 715 South A Street, Oxnard
Contact: 805-483-7960 / www.heritagesquareoxnard.com
Ojai Free Libby Bowl Concert July 3
Marshal: Upper Ojai Search & Rescue. Performances by Marcus and Shanti Ketlles and the Ojai Band.
Time/Place: 6pm / 210 S Signal Street
Moorpark 3rd of July Fireworks Extravaganza July 3
fun family event with festivities (games, food, entertainment) starting at 4pm. Fireworks at 9pm.
Time/Place: 4-9:30pm / Arroyo Vista Park
4th of July 5k/10k Run-Walk at Dos Vientos July 4
5k/10k courses will be in and around the streets of Dos Vientos. Both courses will be chip-timed by Royal Results timing. 100% of the proceeds benefit the Jewel Levine Foundation. Their mission is to provide hope, support
and monetary assistance to families that are under financial duress caused by life threatening medical conditions or extreme circumstances.
Time/Place: 7-10am / Dos Vientos, Newbury Park
July 4th Celebration at Bethany Church July 4
childrens activities include balloon artists, patriotic crafts, inflatable play zone, petting zoo, face painting, games and more! Live music provided. Hot dogs, burgers, shaved ice and snacks will be available for
purchase from Bethany Churchs Missions Team with all proceeds supporting the Hands of Mercy Loft House Project.
Time/Place: 6-9:45pm / 200 Bethany Ct., Thousand Oaks
Contact: 805-495-7029 / www.bethanyto.org
4th of July Fireworks Extravaganza at Janss Marketplace July 4
event features free family fun on the top floor of the parking structure, including fantastic Eagles tribute band, The Long Run. Janss Marketplace is also the best Conejo Valley location to watch the fireworks.
Time/Place: 5-9:30pm / Janss Marketplace, Thousand Oaks
Contact: 805-495-4662 / www.janssmarketplace.net
Simi Valley Star Spangled 4th of July Fireworks July 4
music, food and merchant booths, beer and wine garden, fun zone and more.
Time/Place: 3-9:30pm / Rancho Santa Susana Community Park
Contact: 805-526-3900 / www.simivalleychamber.org
4th of July Celebration at Reagan Library July 4
entertainment, presidential look-alikes, face painting, storytelling and childrens games and crafts. Enjoy all-American food while listening to a rousing patriotic concert.
Time/Place: 10am-3pm / 40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley
Contact: 805-522-2977 / www.reaganfoundation.org
Ojai 4th of July Celebration July 4
from 7-10am at Chaparral Auditorium hosted by the Lions Club. Youth Freedom Run at 8:45am at the Ojai Post Office. Parade at 10am. Fireworks Show at Nordhopp High School Stadium. Gates open at
5:30 with fireworks at 9:15pm.
Channel Islands Harbor 4th of July Parade, Festival and Fireworks July 4
10K Race & 5K Fun Run/Walk at 8am at Hollywood Beach. After the race,
fun for the whole family begins at Marine Emporium Landing. There will be activities between 11am-9pm, including a crafters market, inflatable fun zone, a rock climbing wall and food booths.
Electric Boat Parade at 4pm around the harbor. The Harbor will host a variety of activities throughout the day, ending with the annual Fireworks by the Sea starting at 9pm.
Time/Place: 8am-10pm / Channel Islands Harbor, Oxnard
Ventura 4th of July Fireworks Show & Family Picnic July 4
The evening also includes live music, robotics demonstration, giveaways,
food vendors, and a Kids Fun Zone with bounce houses, GIANT inflatable attractions and organized games.
Time/Place: 5-10pm / Ventura College fields
Calabasas 4th of July Festivities July 4
Splash Party from 12-5:30pm at Tennis & Swim Center: Free swimming and tennis, family BBQ, fun, games, and more! Lakeside Fun Run at 7:45am at Calabasas High School. Pet Show
at 11am at the Greenbelt Adjacent to the Tennis & Swim Center. Fireworks Spectacular from 5-9pm at Calabasas High School: Live music, a family fun zone and fireworks display!
Contact: 818-222-2782 / www.cityofcalabasas.com
Thousand Oaks 4th of July Festivities July 4
Community Park: Pancake Breakfast 8-11am, Sports Home Run Derby 8:30-10:30am, Senior Home Run Derby 9-11am. Community Pools at CLU & NPHS: Family Open Swim 12-4pm. Conejo
Comm. Park: Free Concert in the Park 5-7pm.
Contact: 805-495-6471 / www.crpd.org
Thousand Oaks 4th of July Fireworks July 4
place on the hill behind the Hillcrest Center of the Arts in Thousand Oaks. Fireworks start at 9pm, with a great view from the Janss Marketplace and The Oaks mall parking
lots and surrounding areas!
Time/Place: 9-9:30pm / Fireworks Hill
Camarillo 4th of July Fireworks July 4
Naval Base Ventura County Color Guard will kick off the evening with a presentation of colors, followed by DJ music. The evening will conclude with a 25-minute, multi-level
fireworks display, that will begin at 9 p.m. Beverages and wrapped desserts/candy will be available for purchase onsite.
Time/Place: 7-9:30pm / Camarillo High School
Ventura 4th of July Street Fair & Pushem-Pullem Parade July 4
The event covers seven blocks of Main Street and several side streets filled with over 200 fine artists, crafters, nonprofit organizations and food booths, as
well as continuous live entertainment. Kids Zone at Mission Park includes rides, inflatables and a Ventura Fire Department fire engine!
Time/Place: 9:30am-5pm / Main Street, Downtown Ventura
Contact: 805-654-7800 / www.cityofventura.ca.gov
Fillmore 4th of July Activities July 4
Sespe Creek Car & Cycle Show from 9am-4pm:
Live music from Danny Torres & the Piru River Band and House Arrest. Beer garden, food trucks, vendors and local eateries. Benefiting Fillmore Youth. Firecracker
Train-BBQ/Fireworks at 6:30pm at thr Fillmore & Western Railway. Fireworks Show at Fillmore High School at 9:15pm.
Contact: 805-524-2546 / www.fwry.com
Westlake Village 4th of July Fireworks July 4
The fireworks will be the grand finale
to an afternoon of family-friendly activities: Kids Putting Contest, Mayors Welcome Message, Presentation of Colors & Pledge of Allegiance, God Bless America
by Abby Maurer, Flyover and much more! Viewing locations are available at Calvary Community Church, Westlake Village Inn, Westlake Village Golf Course Driving
Range, Berniece Bennett Park and surrounding areas.
Time/Place: 6-9:30pm / Westlake Golf Course
Woodland Hills July 4th Fireworks Extravaganza July 4
Event features free concert with Ryder Green, 15 minute fireworks display, over 20 local eateries, arts and crafts vendors and more.
Time/Place: 6-9:30pm / Valley Cultural Center
Contact: 818-888-0822 / www.valleycultural.org
Fine Art Festival July 13-14
Accomplished artists presenting
their original work in all mediums of two and three dimensional fine art, including paintings in acrylics, oils, watercolors, photography, and
sculpture in glass, metal, and wood. Each artist will be present to meet with the public and discuss their work.
Time/Place: 10am-5pm / Channel Islands Harbor
Surf Rodeo Music & Surf Festival July 13-14
Event features over 30 bands on two stages, dozens of surf competitions, entertaining games and contests, a beachfront street fair and
beer gardens on the sand, plus many more surprises. In addition, returning festival favorite activities include the annual bikini cowgirl
contest, the infamous cornhole tournament, the bucking mechanical bull and the crazy kids corral.
Time/Place: Ventura's Pierpont Beach
Central Coast British Car Club Show July 14
More than 150 British cars from the 1930s and up, including post war sports cars from the 1940s to 1970s will be on display. The
event includes an auto parts swap meet, food booths and entertainment.
Time/Place: 9am-2:30pm / Channel Islands
Camarillo Fiesta & Street Fair July 18-21
This event features carnival rides, food and crafts vendors, entertainment, car show, kids activities, carnival rides and
a beer and wine garden.
Time/Place: Old Town Camarillo
Tequila & Taco Music Festival July 20-21
Saturday is Tequila Day. Live music all day and gourmet street tacos. Margaritas and craft beer available for
purchase. Its Margarita Sunday Funday! Bring the family and enjoy a sunny summer afternoon, sipping on an assortment
of margaritas, eating delicious tacos, all while enjoying a great music lineup!
/ Plaza Park, Downtown Ventura
Fillmore Flick & Float July 26
No swimming during the movie, you may bring your own floatie to float on within the pool during the
movie, you must stay on your float the entire time unless you decide to get out of the pool to sit
on the sidelines or on the bench seating.
/ Fillmore Aquatics Center
Taste of Camarillo Wine Auction Gala July 27
Guests will enjoy good friends and sips starting with champagne. A gourmet dinner with the
Taste of Camarillo Official wine and brew will be featured. The exciting live & silent
/ Camarillo Ranch Red Barn
Oxnard Salsa Festival July 27-28
Enjoy salsa bands & salsa dancing, spicy foods & ice-cold drinks. Drop by the
Vendor Marketplace for artisan shopping and bring the little ones by the Kids Zone
for rides, games and crafts. And of course, enjoy a cold beer or margarita while you
salsa the day away!
/ Plaza Park, Downtown Oxnard
Taste of Camarillo Wine, Brew & Food Festival July 28
Sampling from 100+ Wines, 50+ Restaurants, 12+ Breweries, Ciders, & more.
The popular Ignition Band and dancing to 60s genre music. Wet your whistle
at the Surf n Brew Pub, open to all attendees, pouring tasty cold craft brews
& more. A variety of Silent Auction items to entice your bids.
/ Historic Camarillo Ranch
Ventura County Fair July 31- Aug. 11
If you plan to be at the fair multiple days, consider purchasing a
WOW pass that gives you admission to all 12 days, all 12 performances,
all weekend fireworks. From carnival rides to livestock silent auctions,
art exhibits, agriculture competitions, and more -youll find something
new to explore each day.
W Harbor Boulevard
Contact: 805-648-3376 / www.venturacountyfair.org