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A” Mountain Downtown Tucson Fireworks
July 4, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - July 4, 2017 @ 10:00 pm UTC-7
The 2017 “A” Mountain Downtown fireworks is the official Tucson city 4th of July Independence Day fireworks show that is visible from “A” Mountain, just west of Downtown. Those who drive Downtown early can enjoy additional events, entertainment and vendors at the Tucson Convention Center (TCC), 260 S. Church Avenue.
The best viewing spot for the fireworks displays at Downtown is at the TCC’s parking lot B (just off Cushing Street between Granada and Church Avenue) or TCC parking lot C (between Broadway and Cushing off Granada). Parking is free! Food vendors will be at the lots to sell traditional Fourth of July fare- burgers, hot dogs from 7:00-9:00pm.
If you don’t want to drive and park, take the Sun Link street car to the Cushing Street stop. The street car runs until midnight. If you can’t make the trip Downtown, the free annual 2016 fireworks show can be seen from many parts of the city- just look to the west at about 9:00 pm.You will see the city’s own fireworks show.
Traffic Detours Beginning July 4th at 5:00 pm, Mission Road is closed from Starr Pass Blvd. to Congress Street. The eastbound exit ramp at Congress and Interstate-10 and westbound exit ramps at Silverlake Road and Congress will be closed from 9:00-11:00pm. Restricted access allowed to Sentinel Peak Park. The park closes Sunday, July 3 at 6:00pm and reopen Tuesday, July 5. For more information call 520-791-4101.