The Symetra Bellevue Family 4th will celebrate Independence Day with family fun and fireworks at .
Fireworks start at 10:05 p.m., but the fun starts at the park at 2 p.m. .
This year, the Bellevue Youth Symphony Orchestra will perform a special Independence Day concert before and during the big fireworks show, according to organizers Bellevue Downtown Association.
You can park this year for free at the (which is Bellevue Square, Lincoln Square and Bellevue Place) for free after 6 p.m. You can also park for free at Bellevue City Hall, or take public transportation to the event.
Other neighborhood celebrations
Newport Hills Community Club will holds its annual 4th of July Picnic at Ringdall School Track, 11650 SE 60th St., Bellevue. There will be a food drive, so bring cans. Parade starts at 11 a.m. Community BBQ with family activities last until 2:30 p.m. and free swimming at Newport Swim and Tennis Club from 3 to 7 p.m. For more information, check out the Newport Hills Community Club blog.
Other area fireworks displays
Fireworks starts at 10 p.m. at Sammamish Commons
Fireworks display begins at dusk near Tolt-Macdonald Park
At Boom Park at the top of Lake Washington, show begins at 10 p.m.
At Marina Park, show begins at 10:15 p.m.
Gasworks Park or Lake Union Park, get there by 10 a.m. (yes, you read that right), show is at 10 p.m.