All events are on July 4 and are free unless otherwise noted.

ALAMEDA

Mayors Parade: 10 a.m. Lincoln and Park streets.

510-263-9399, www.alamedaparade.com.

USS Hornet Museum: Family activities, music and entertainment; tours of the aircraft throughout the day. 2-9:15 p.m.

Fireworks: Can be seen from the deck. Start time: 9:15 p.m. $10-$25. 510-521-8448, ext. 292, www.uss-hornet.org.

BERKELEY

Berkeley Marina: Family activities. Music noon-9:30 p.m. Food trucks. Fireworks 9:30 p.m. at the end of Berkeley Pier; no cars in or out after 7 p.m. 510-548-5335, www.AnotherBullwinkelShow.com

FREMONT

Parade: 10 a.m. Down Stevenson Boulevard and Paseo Padre Parkway. www.fremont.gov.

LIVERMORE

Fireworks: From the parking garage in downtown Livermore (on Railroad Avenue, between Livermore Avenue and Maple). Details: www.livermoredowntown.com and www.cityoflivermore.net.


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OAKLAND

Pardee Home Museum Picnic: Barbecue, performances, games, children's crafts. Noon-4 p.m. 672 11th St. $5-$15. 510-832-3456, www.pardeehome.org. Barbecued burgers, hot dogs, corn on the cob, cold drinks and ice cream. Performances by pianist Frederick Hodges and singer Ann Gibson, renowned for their ragtime music. Noon-4 p.m. Pardee Home, 672 11th St. $15 for adults; $5 for children 5-11, free for 4 and younger. www. pardeehome.org.

Jack London Square: Performers, art, music, food and drink. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. . www.jacklondonsquare.com. Featuring Uncle Sam stilt walker, jugglers and more. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Free. Broadway and First Street. www.jacklondonsquare.com

PLEASANT HILL

City Festival:

Firecracker 5k Run. 8 a.m. downtown Pleasant Hill; parade 9:30 a.m. Crescent Drive; music, games, more 10:30 a.m. 1:30 p.m. 147 Gregory Lane; cool off at Spray Park, Aquatic Park 1-4:30 p.m.; music begins 7:15 p.m., continues until fireworks at College Park High School. www.phjuly4.com.

PLEASANTON

Alameda County Fair

Red, White and Blues Festival: 1-9 p.m. Main Stage

Fireworks: Start time 9:45 p.m. With paid admission to the Fair. Alameda County Fairgrounds. www.alamedacountyfair.com.

SAN FRANCISCO

Fireworks on the Waterfront: 9:30 p.m.

Pier 39: Musical entertainment and activities begin at noon at Entrance Plaza. Beach Street and the Embarcadero. 415-705-5500, www.pier39.com.

Fisherman's Wharf/Aquatic Park: Family entertainment, food, live music, kids' activities. Fireworks: 2 p.m. Aquatic Park, Beach and Hyde streets. www.visitfishermanswharf.com.