SJSU Opens Soccer Field for Viewing July 4 Fireworks

Here's last year's show, courtesy of tq2cute on Flickr.

By Pat Lopes Harris, Media Relations Director

The San Jose Giants, Comcast, SJSU, the city of San Jose, United Site Services, Happy Hollow, History San Jose and Kelley Park are partnering for the San Jose Community 4th of July Celebration. The community is invited to watch fireworks following the San Jose Giants 6:30 p.m. July 4 game absolutely free on the SJSU Soccer Field next to Spartan Stadium or at Kelley Park. All viewing areas will open at 5 p.m. Due to the family nature of this event and state law, tailgating will be restricted from parking lots and no alcohol will be allowed. Parking for the fireworks viewing will be available starting at 3 p.m. for $10 per car at the SJSU East Field and 7th Street Lot and Happy Hollow Park & Zoo/Kelley Park. Fans coming to the game or just to enjoy fireworks should be aware of necessary road closures. Beginning at 8 a.m., Alma Avenue will be closed between South 10th Street and Senter Road. Fans can enter the San Jose Giants parking lots from the intersection of Alma Avenue and 10th street starting at 3 p.m. Spectators can also begin parking in the Seventh Street lot at 3 p.m.

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