great american 4th 2019 Maricopa's tribute to our Nation's freedom and a celebration of community.

Join us

Thursday, July 4

Festivities start at 5 p.m. or make a day of it at the new Great American Tailgate.

Copper Sky regional Park 44345 W. martin luther king jr. blvd. maricopa, az 85138


1 p.m.

inaugural Great American Tailgate kickoff

** New this year, Great American Tailgate! - ($30 and can be purchased at Copper Sky from Becky Spires, or online at this link: https://bit.ly/2I1qkHn)

Tailgate area opens at 1 p.m. located at the Copper Sky parking lot. We will have a reserved area for you to hang out with your friends and family to enjoy some food and drinks before the fireworks show! Tailgaters are required to buy a Tailgate Pass at Copper Sky in advance, which includes a free alcohol permit. Tailgate location must stay within a designated area, but feel free to walk around and enjoy the event. You may also set a tent, tables, and chairs out in the grass area on the soccer fields nearby. We ask you keep the BBQ grill in the reserved parking space area.

Tailgate Pass includes:

- parking pass

- 2 parking spaces (one for car and one for tailgating stuff)

- bring as many friends and family as you want

- tents, tables, and chairs allowed on soccer fields near by

- space for BBQ grill and chairs

- alcohol permit included for Beer & Wine

Tailgate Passes can be purchased in at Copper Sky from Becky Spires (becky.spires@maricopa-az.gov or 520-316-4600) or online!

5 p.m. let the party begin with...

VIP Pool Bash,
Free shuttle rides from 5 - 11 p.m.
Inflatables and water slides aplenty,
And dj eric: master of music, tricks, games and all things extraordinary.


visit the Membership Services Desk before noon on the 4th to pick up your
  • FREE parking pass
  • $5 discount to VIP Pool Party
  • Wristband for FREE access to water slides & inflatables

5:30 p.m.

Awesome family activities, games, vendors & food trucks

Remember to stay hydrated!

7:45 P.M.


freestyle motocross show with maricopa's own vince morgan of brigade fmx!

Did you know?

Vince is one of the original FMX riders with nearly 20 years of experience.

8:50 P.M.

performance of the National anthem

8:55 P.M.

now y'all sit back and enjoy...

9 P.M.

...the show.
a jaw-dropping tribute in lights to celebrate america.

* Please arrive by 8:45 p.m. as fireworks may start early.

Thank you for joining us.

“Where liberty dwells, there is my country.” – Benjamin Franklin


V. Moreno, City of Maricopa staff