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4th oF July... Fireworks???

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4th oF July... Fireworks???

Are there any special 4th of July celebrations? How about fireworks???

West Yellowstone...
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1. Re: 4th oF July... Fireworks???

To my knowledge, there are no fireworks in Sedona. Usually Flagstaff (30-45 minutes north) plans them, and it seems more than 50% of the time, they are canceled due to fire danger. Surrounding communities may have better options for that.

Flagstaff has a 4th of July parade that oozes small-town charm. It tends to run over an hour as it seems every group in town wants to be a part of it. Prescott probably has something also. But as far as I know, no parades in Sedona, either.

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2. Re: 4th oF July... Fireworks???

Always a parade but never any fireworks. Wildfire season has usually begun by then and fire danger gets high. Sometimes, depending on drought conditions, there are fireworks in Cottonwood, Williams or Flagstaff, and sometimes they have celebrations at the Cliff Castle casino in Camp Verde.

The best fireworks in AZ are down in Tempe where they have an all day long festival and big display at night. If you go, book a room and don't plan to battle traffic to get back up to Sedona that night.

In Sedona, it's a patriotic small town holiday. There are picnics and events around town for visitors and locals.

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3. Re: 4th oF July... Fireworks???

Sorry I didn't know that, RedRox. What is the parade route in Sedona? Just curious.

Sedona, AZ
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4. Re: 4th oF July... Fireworks???

Jordan road to 89A in Uptown

Sedona Arizona
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5. Re: 4th oF July... Fireworks???

no firewords in Sedona. Cottonwood, 20 minutes away has them nearly every years. I don't ever recall a 4th of July parade in Sedona and have been here 13 years. The only parade I recall in Sedona is St. Patricks Day.

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6. Re: 4th oF July... Fireworks???

Cliff you are so right. I got my holidays mixed up. And as you can tell, I avoid Uptown on those days anyway.

7. Re: 4th oF July... Fireworks???

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