Know before you go: Marina del Rey 4th of July fireworks show

Know Before You Go: MDR Fireworks Show

Here’s all you need to know before you go to the MDR Fireworks Show. We’ve put together a few key points including street closures, Burton Chace Park closure, parking, WaterBus service and more.

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Burton Chace Park Closed

Burton Chace Park is closed to the public during the day in an effort to control crowds for fireworks viewing. Registered guests will be allowed entry starting at 5 p.m. Unfortunately, the free tickets are sold out.

Note: A ticket does NOT guarantee entry into the park, as capacity is very limited.

Entry is based on a first-come, first-serve basis. Entry into the park before 5 p.m. will not be permitted, and no lining up for entrance before 4 p.m. NO in/out privileges will be granted.

Fisherman's Village
Marina "Mother's" Beach
Marina Peninsula and North Jetty
Waterfront hotels and restaurants
Yacht charter or boat rentals

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A special event parking rate of $20 per vehicle for the public County parking lots in Marina del Rey will apply on July 4th.

NOTE: There will be NO EXIT OR ENTRY between 8 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. in Parking Lots #2, #4, and #77 all located along Mindanao Way.

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Some streets including major roads will close as early as 1 p.m. Plan accordingly as many streets will be closed until 10:30 p.m. The heavy pedestrian traffic affects the street closures before and after the fireworks show, hence the street closures.

Please note that the times and locations of street closures are subject to change at any time due to traffic conditions. Click button to view a full list of street closures.

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The WaterBus will NOT pick up at Burton Chace Park and Marina "Mother's" Beach on Sunday, July 4th.

Catch a ride on Sunday, July 4 between 12 p.m. and 8 p.m. at six other stops. Click button for more information.

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Planning to travel on two wheels to watch the fireworks? A stretch of the Marvin Braude Coastal Bike Trail from the UCLA Marina Aquatics Center to the southside of the La Ballona Bridge will be closed from 8:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Click button to view more details on street closures.

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