Getty Museum: For the first time, both of
Hollywood Bowl: Steve Martin and
Grand Park: Downtown L.A.'s Grand Park is asserting itself as a new cultural presence for the city. This year, it will serve as host to a July 4 celebration that is expected to draw tens of thousands of people. Festivities, including live music, are scheduled to begin in the late afternoon, with a fireworks display set to go off by 9 p.m.
Pacific Symphony: The Orange County orchestra will present an Independence Day concert at Irvine's Verizon Wireless Amphitheater featuring the ensemble Big Bad Voodoo Daddy. The plans call for patriotic music and a fireworks finale.