Fourth of July Party Guide

San Diego Fourth of July parties are hotter than ever this year.

Wednesday, June 29: Industry 4th of July at Side BarPhoto detail

Start your holiday weekend off right with Industry Night at Side Bar. Pick up a patriotic wristband and sip on cheap industry drink specials while you party with DJ Devoy. Get details here.

Saturday, July 2: Intervention Saturday with Gabriel and Dresden

Known for having the top DJs in the world, Intervention Sundays are the wildest pool parties in all of San Diego. And now 4th of July weekend just got a whole lot wilder with the addition of a Saturday Intervention featuring Gabriel & Dresden spinning chart-topping songs such as Tracking Treasure Down and Dangerous Love, along with the remixes they are loved for, such as Madonna and Britney’s Me Against The Music. Get details here.

Sunday, July 3: LED Presents Sunday at Wavehouse with Dirty South

Last year, we locals got the best of both worlds when the masterminds at Voyeur introduced us to the ever-popular sand-filled SunDaze parties at Wavehouse. This Sunday, rock out to Dirty South along with Dave Aude, Mr. White, Jay Idol, and Collin Perry. Get details here.

Sunday, July 3: Intervention Sunday with Edward Maya and Vika Jigulina

Every Sunday, the Hard Rock Hotel’s fourth floor deck is covered in grass Astroturf, and filled with private cabanas and day beds, umbrellas, and island inspired décor for Intervention – the wildest pool party in San Diego. As DJs make the crowd go crazy, party-goers stir up the dance floor, hang in the pool, lounge in the day beds, or strip down, tour about and show off their goods to the A-List elite of San Diego. Intervention Sunday is going all out for 4th of July with Edward Maya & Vika Jigulina, best known for their hit single Stereo Love. Get details here.

Sunday, July 3: Fortune’s 4th of July Pool Party

Fortune’s 4th of July Pool Party is taking over the Ivy Rooftop for a full day of sunshine, house music, fashion, dancing, poolside lounging and all of your favorite San Diego locals that you want to party with! The all-day pool party will include favorite local DJs on the tables including Donald Glaude and Slynkee, Theron, Devoy, Fresh One, Chris Cutz, Tara Brooks, J-Sin, Ayla Simone, Huy Believe, Girth, Wired, Nold, Chamberlin and DBear. Get details here.

Monday, July 4: Star Spangled Banger 4th of July Pool Party

All your friends. All you can drink. All your favorite DJs on a two-acre private estate complete with a pool, jacuzzi, waterslide, an open bar and fireworks. What more could you possibly want? Be prepared to be blown away by musical performances from Italian Japanese, Dijon the Thief (Patrick Heaney/Shark Attack), Pleasure Victim, Ese & Zain (Mike Delgado Shark Attack/Bonk Joyner All Leather), Saul Q!, IKAH LOVE, Erick Diaz, The Office Twins, Groundfloor, Turbo Teen, Qenoe, Colourvision and The Beat Br!gade. Get details here.


By Ryan Eisenacher & Michelle Dederko
Originally published 5:16 p.m., June 22, 2011, updated 5:19 p.m., June 22, 2011