July 4, annually
Fireworks in the Central City
can be seen for free in Old Sacramento, West Sacramento (near Raley Field), and at Cal Expo (and surrounding bike/hike-in spots on the levee).
In Old Sacramento
, good viewing spots can be found on both the west and east sides of the Sacramento River near Tower Bridge.
The Fourth on the Field
event is at Raley Field in West Sacramento.
Get tickets for Fourth on the Field HERE.
At Cal Expo
, doors open at 5pm for music, picnics and family fun before the 9:30pm fireworks show. It is free to enter but you can buy tickets for the best viewing seats in the Grandstand.
Cal Expo website HERE