Tuesday, July 4 Independence Day

Old Fashioned 4th of July 9:30 a.m. Contests, children’s and family activities, band concert, program, picnic. Malaga Cove School, 300 Paseo Del Mar, Rancho Palos Verdes, Peninsula Annual Independence Day Community Observance 10 a.m. San Pedro’s 41st annual celebration with speeches and bell ringing. Korean Bell of Friendship, 3601 S. Gaffey Street, Peninsula. 310 832-7272 Fireworks on the Water 7-10 p.m. Sail on a traditionally rigged Tall Ship from a bygone era, explore the largest wilderness on the planet (the ocean), and sit ringside in the busiest port in the Americas. Or get adventurous and become part of the crew. Depart from Berth 78, Ports O’ Call Village, LA Waterfront. Los Angeles Maritime Institute, 310-833-6055, www.LAMITopSail.org $75 adults, $25 children 12 and younger 67th Annual John Olguin July 4th Spectacular 9 p.m. Cabrillo Beach, 3720 Stephen M. White Drive, Waterfront