Fourth of July in San Diego | San Diego, California

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Are you ready for the holiday? The 4th of July is right around the corner! Spend Independence Day with your family in San Diego. Full of theme parks, beaches, and spectacular fireworks displays, San Diego is the perfect place to enjoy the 4th of July.

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Best Western PLUS Hacienda Hotel

This year the Best Western PLUS Hacienda Hotel is offering a “Star Spangled, Cool Rate.”  From July 1-5th, you and your family can stay at this centrally located San Diego hotel for only $129 a night! With this unbeatable rate, you can enjoy more fun filled activities with your family. Rent a boat for an afternoon of sailing or take a whale watching tour! Package includes deluxe accommodations, full breakfast for two, and discounted parking.

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Fireworks Shows in San Diego

Don’t miss the fireworks! Here are some of the best places to catch them this year.

Big Bay Boom, Port of San Diego | This 12th annual fireworks spectacular is sure to impress. Fireworks are displayed on four barges in the San Diego Bay. The show starts at 9pm.

Into the Blue, Sea World San Diego | Spend the day at Sea World San Diego and end your night with a beautiful fireworks show from inside the park. The soundtrack of this fireworks presentation features the orchestral music of Sea World’s Shamu Show, Blue Horizon. The show starts at 9:30pm.

Mission Bay Yacht Club | Catch the 28th annual fireworks show hosted by the Mission Bay Yacht Club. The show starts at 9pm.

Fourth of July in Houston | Houston, Texas

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Houston is home to Freedom Over Texas, one of the biggest fireworks displays in the country. The six-hour festival has been a Houston tradition for decades and showcases a host of nationally known country music stars. The night ends with a spectacular fireworks show set to country music. Celebrate Independence Day in Houston this year and catch this incredible show from one of the city’s best hotels!

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Crowne Plaza Houston Downtown

Positioned in the heart of downtown Houston, the Crowne Plaza Houston Downtown is within walking distance of attractions like Bayou Place and Houston’s Theatre District. Enjoy a meal at the hotel’s Brazos Restaurant and Lounge, which serves classic American food with down-home hospitality. The hotel is offering a Bigger in Texas! Package that includes deluxe accommodations, full breakfast for four, and complimentary shuttle transportation throughout downtown Houston. You’ll celebrate the 4th with mini American flags for the whole family and a spectacular view of the Freedom Over Texas fireworks.

Fourth of July in D.C. | Washington, D.C.

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What better place to celebrate Independence Day than our nation’s capital? Head to Washington D.C. for a July 4th experience you won’t forget. Stay at the stylish W Hotel and attend their fabulous Fourth of July bash!

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W Hotel Washington D.C.

The sophisticated W Hotel is the closest hotel to the White House and features stunning views of the Washington Monument. Their Boom With a View Package includes deluxe room accommodations and admission for two their exclusive July 4th rooftop party. You’ll head up to the 11th floor rooftop bar and restaurant for the best view of the city’s fireworks. While you watch, enjoy live musical performances, an open bar, and delicious snacks! View current packages.