Celebrate Independence Day by the sea with parades, fresh fare, contests, and activities that will keep you entertained from morning to fireworks.
Photographer Andrea Maldonado
Get ready to party at Seafair Summer Fourth! From 12 p.m. to 11 p.m. Gas Works Park will be filled with live performances, activities for kids and adults alike, and, of course, a fireworks show over Lake Union.
Celebrate all day: At Gas Works Park, Seattle's annual Seafair Summer Fourth celebration will have food vendors, live entertainment, two beer gardens, and games.
Showtime: The show starts at 10:20 p.m.
Best view: Boat owners have a perfect spot on Lake Union. Or, bring a blanket to Gas Works Park—every spot here is great;