Location: Gas Works Park & Lake Union Park
Date/Times: 7/4/2014 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Celebrate our nation's independence in style at the Seafair Summer Fourth! Gas Works Park will be filled with all-American fun, including games and live music throughout the day on our entertainment stage. Enjoy festival-style food booths and an incredible fireworks show set to a music sound track. This year, you can purchase your own reserved seat to ensure the best views of the fireworks and easy access to all that the park has to offer. To purchase a reserved seat, go to the "Tickets" tab and click on the Seafair Summer Fourth.
This year Seafair is introducing a whole new area of the Seafair Summer Fourth at Lake Union Park. For a more tailored experience, head to this area. Food and wine vendors will feature epicurean bites for you to enjoy as you relax and celebrate our country's independence. There is a reserved seating option in this area that includes premium viewing of the Seafair Summer Fourth fireworks show to conclude the evening. To purchase a reserved seat, go to the "Tickets" tab and click on the Seafair Summer Fourth.
Activities & Exhibitors
Enjoy a day in the park with bounce houses for the kids, the Gravitron Gyroscope, special entertainment, egg and spoons races, tug-o-war, sack races, a hula hoop contest, food vendors and a beer garden. Musical performances will be performed on the DoubleDown Interactive Music and Entertainment Stage. There will be interactive booths and exhibitors along with appearances by the Seafair Princesses, Seafair Clowns & Seafair Pirates!
Food & Beverage
You are welcome to bring your own food and beverages into Gas Works Park on the 4th of July. Coolers are allowed into the park (subject to search). However, please remember that personal barbecues and alcoholic beverages are not permitted during the Seafair Summer Fourth. A beer garden will be set up for those who are 21 and up (don't forget your ID).
If you choose not to bring your own, a variety of food and beverage vendors will be open for business from noon to 10 p.m. featuring time-honored holiday menu choices of hot dogs, hamburgers, ice cream and more.
This July 4th watch Seattle’s best fireworks show LIVE on KIRO 7! Join KIRO 7 Eyewitness News anchors Steve Raible and Angela Russell beginning at 9pm, where we’ll take you behind the scenes to see how this amazing fireworks show comes together. When the fireworks start, KIRO 7 has every angle covered, on land, water, and in the air with Chopper 7, so you won’t miss a moment of the action. This July 4th the Fireworks Celebration is on KIRO 7, KIRO.com and KIRO Mobile with LIVE Coverage beginning at 9pm.
Warm 106.9, Today's Soft Favorites will be broadcasting from Gas Works Park starting at 2 p.m and ending at 10 p.m. In addition to this broadcast if you are unable to hear the firework soundtrack in person or on television, tune into Warm 106.9, where a perfectly synchronized soundtrack will be broadcasted for the complete Seafair Summer Fourth experience.
There are several transportation options that patrons can utilize. Parking will be limited due to street closure. Patrons with disabilities will get parking on a first come, first serve basis. Event attendees are encouraged to use other forms of transportation. Cyclists are welcomed to use the express entrance, however there are a limited amount of bike racks inside of the park. Buses will be running on a reduced holiday schedule, limiting the number of buses operating, scheduled stops and amount of guests they can accommodate after the fireworks.
About Western Display Fireworks, LTD, Our Pyrotechnic Designer
Western Display Fireworks is a fourth generation family owned business offering the finest in pyrotechnic productions. With over 60 years of experience, Western Display Fireworks are the oldest and largest aerial display company in the Northwest and are a part of hundreds of celebrations annually. The fireworks are fully choreographed to the Seafair Summer Fourth musical score, utilizing cutting edge technology, embracing in crowd favorites like the weeping willow fireworks.
The following list is prohibited in the park during the event:
• Personal Barbecues
• Fireworks, explosives or incendiary materials or devices
• Pets, other than service animals
• Weapons and Firearms
• Tent and Tent stakes
• Glass bottles
• Illegal drugs
All bags subject to search as condition for entry. Bags will not be searched if they are not brought into the event.
Notice to Boaters
The south end of Lake Union will be open for the public to anchor in (South of the fireworks barge safety zone). The channels on each side will remain open until 9pm. Boats will not be allowed to anchor on the north end of the box in front of Gas Works Park.