This week the Disneyland Resort kicks off Independence Week with a special fireworks show at Disneyland and preshow for the World of Color. During the week around the 4th Disneyland has been running these shows. On the 4th of July itself they have been adding a little more to the shows but running basically the same show. First up below is a look at the Disneyland fireworks show from 2010, it has been the same the past couple of years. This year the shows will be Glow with the Show enabled.
Also note this year there are several military bands performing around the Resort:
Monday, July 1
At Disneyland park, the Dixieland Tailgaters will perform on the French Market Stage in New Orleans Square at 12 p.m., 1 p.m. and 2 p.m.
At Disney California Adventure park, rock out with Global Strike in Paradise Gardens at 6 p.m., 7 p.m., and 8:30 p.m.
Tuesday, July 2
At Disneyland park, the sax quintet Golden Tones will perform in Town Square at 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m.
At Disney California Adventure park, enjoy Latin Salsa with Fuego Azule at 6 p.m., 7 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
Thursday, July 4
At Disneyland park, the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing Band will be part of the flag retreat ceremony in Town Square at 5:30 p.m. and perform at Big Thunder Ranch Jamboree at 7:15 p.m.
At Disney California Adventure park, the Concert Band of the Air National Guard Bands of the Southwest will perform at 4 p.m. on the Palisades Stage (World of Color viewing area stage).
Friday, July 5
At Disneyland park, the Jazz Ensemble of the Air National Guard Bands of the Southwest will perform at 5:30 p.m. at Big Thunder Ranch Jamboree.
Disney’s Celebrate America! A Fourth of July Concert in sky
DCA: World of Color – 4th of July Pre-show
DCA: World of Color 4th of July Pre-show Clip (2012)
A nice way to mark Independence Day is to attend the nightly Flag Retreat that features the All American College Band during the summer:
Disneyland 2010 All American College Band – National Anthem