Searching for funeral homes in Phoenix during any holiday time can be tough, especially when everyone seems focused on celebrating. However, giving you and yours some emotional and mental distance in between some of the (pre-)planning stages, can be helpful – even healthy for you. Especially if you have family and friends around to support you. That said, here are some Independence Day events around the valley:
Glendale Independence Day Car Show & Fireworks, July 4th, 6 – 11 p.m., Victory Lane Sports Park, 22603 N. 43rd Ave.: View over 200 cars. Eat and drink at the onsite bar and restaurant. Sports and activities happen throughout the day. Fireworks start at 9 p.m.
Phoenix Red White & Boom, July 3rd, Pecos Park at Pecos Rd and 48th St., 5 – 10 p.m.: Celebrate this Ahwatukee Foothills Chamber of Commerce free event with water activities, a zip line and carnival games. Fireworks start off at 9 p.m.
If we are your chosen funeral home after your search for funeral homes in Phoenix, these events are closer to our location. They all take place on the fourth:
The Republic Services Arizona Celebration of Freedom, Mesa Convention Center and Mesa Amphitheater, 6 – 10:30 p.m., Center St.: Find entertainment, a classic car show, live music, patriotic displays, food vendors and fireworks. Re-enactments of revolutionary war battles begin at 6:45 p.m. There is no admission fee.
Fox 10 July 4th Tempe Town Lake Festival, 5 p.m., Mill Avenue and Rio Salado Parkway: Take in music, rides and fireworks lakeside. Blankets, chairs and umbrellas (up to 4ft) and one sealed gallon of water per person is allowed. Fireworks begin at 9:15 p.m. Tickets are available for $5 and $6 in advance, or $8 at the gate; $15 for two at the gate; free for military and 12 and younger.
Chandler’s Fourth of July Firework Spectacular, 7-9:30 p.m., Tumbleweed Park, 2250 S. McQueen Road: View 25 minutes of a festive fireworks show. Food and non-alcoholic drinks are available. The public is welcome to bring their own beverages. Those drinks must be non-alcoholic, too. Visit the website for more information.
As one of your choices of funeral homes in Phoenix, it’s our business to put ourselves in your shoes. We realize that hours of prepping for a funeral can be overwhelming. We hope the above options give you the chance this holiday for emotional space and relaxation. If you have questions during this holiday time in your search for funeral homes in Phoenix, call our 24-hour service number – 480-832-2850. We are here for you.