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Fourth of July Details at Rose Bowl

Fourth of July Details at Rose Bowl

Ticket Info Available Here for Rose Bowl Fourth of July Celebration 

Looking for the best way to celebrate the Fourth of July, Independence Day, for our Great Nation?

Join the fantastic family fun at the Rose Bowl--America's Stadium--for the best fireworks show in Southern California!!!

Go to: http://www.ticketmaster.com/86th-Annual-4th-of-July-Americafest-tickets/artist/1722300 for tickets.

Additional Information:  go to http://youtu.be/wKHTpT2_BVo 

 “Americafest 2012” is the 86th Annual 4th of July Celebration at the Rose Bowl.  This year’s event, presented by Honda, honors all U.S. veterans, especially the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA).  Active service military and their immediate families will be admitted free of charge. 

A variety of food vendors, entertainment, crafts, exhibits and inflatable rides for the kids will be outside the stadium in Area H at about 2 p.m.   Food will also be sale inside the stadium.  No outside food or drinks are allowed into the stadium.  Families may picnic or “tailgate” on the grassy area outside the Rose Bowl.  Stadium gates open for seating by 6:30 p.m. with formal opening ceremonies at 7:15 p.m. with the Presentation of Colors and the National Anthem.   

The celebration concludes with the biggest Fourth of July fireworks show in Southern California beginning at 9:05 p.m.  Tickets cost $13 per person; children 7 and under admitted free with paid adult.  Vehicle parking is $20.  Go to www.rosebowlstadium.com/RoseBowl_Americafest.php for more info. 

All motorists and residents are urged to use extra caution in the Rose Bowl area due to the anticipated crowds. 

Founded in 2004, IAVA is the nation’s first and largest nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to improving the lives of our newest veterans and their families.  IAVA strives to build an empowered generation of veterans who provide sustainable leadership for our country and local communities.  Learn more about the critical work that IAVA does at www.IAVA.org. 



Posted: 6/29/2012 03:00:00 PM