Indian Wells Rotary Club Meeting, Every Monday @ 12pm
The July 4th festivities begin on a patriotic note with the National Anthem at 7:15 p.m., and will be followed by a concert by the Swing Cats Big Band. The nighttime sky will light up again at 9 p.m. with a spectacular 20-minute-long fireworks display accompanied by synchronized patriotic and American contemporary music on The Mix 100.5 radio station. Attendees are encouraged to bring picnic dinners, blankets, and chairs to enjoy the show. Drinks and snacks will also be available for purchase, both inside the park as well as at the Palm Desert Aquatic Center. Alcoholic beverages, smoking, and portable barbeques are prohibited. Private fireworks are illegal in Civic Center Park and throughout the City of Palm Desert. Flashlights are recommended for safety exiting the park. For convenient parking, free air-conditioned shuttle service begins at 6 p.m. and runs throughout the evening from the Gardens on El Paseo (San Pablo side, lower level) to the festivities. For those people driving street-legal golf carts to the park, a dedicated golf cart parking area will be provided. For more information, please call 760-346-0611.