Tuesday, July 4
Event: Baseball and fireworks
What’s more American than baseball on the Fourth of July? Choose between the Fresno Grizzlies or the Visalia Rawhide. The Grizzlies face the Salt Lake Bees at 6:35 p.m. and the Rawhide take the field at 7 p.m. against the Modesto Nuts. Stick around after each game for a dazzling fireworks show. www.fresnogrizzlies.com, www.rawhidebaseball.com.
Event: Kids summer movies
With the kids out of school, catch a special screening of “Kung Fu Panda 3.” The special movie screenings and prices continue through Aug. 1. Sierra Vista Cinemas 16, 1300 Shaw Ave., Clovis, 707-523-1586, ext. 23, www.sregmovies.com/loc_sierravista, $1.50.
Event: Day at the lake
Enjoy a day of cooler weather and swimming followed by a fireworks show at dusk. Bass Lake, 800-350-7463.
Event: Freedom Run
Celebrate freedom with kids races, 4-mile run and 2-mile run and walk. All courses will be lined with American flags. Woodward Park, 7775 N. Friant Road, Fresno, runsignup.com/Race/Events/CA/Fresno/FresnoFreedomRun.
Event: Fourth of July at the beer garden
DJ Mr. Leonard, food trucks, craft beer – and an up-close view of the Fresno Grizzlies after-game fireworks show. Tioga Sequoia Brewing Co., 745 Fulton St., Fresno, www.facebook.com/events/1383583261678606.
Find more things to do at calendar.fresnobee.com.