For the first time ever, SeaTac Parks, Community Programs & Services has cancelled the city’s annual Family Fourth of July event, out of concern for public safety and to comply with Governor Inslee’s Stay Home, Stay Healthy and Safe Start orders.
Traditionally, thousands of parkgoers would gather at Angle Lake Park to celebrate and watch a safe professional fireworks display.
The event originated with the Angle Lake Shore Club and was taken over by the City after incorporation.
This year Angle Lake Park will remain open from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m..
However, in order to practice social distancing, the following will NOT be available on July 4:
- Water Spray Park
- Playground Equipment
- Fireworks cancelled for 2020
Parking & Transportation
Parking will not be permitted at Angle Lake Park parking lot on July 4th. Limited free parking spaces will be available offsite at the following locations:
- Alaska Airlines Headquarters, 19300 International Blvd.
- IBEW Union Office, 19415 International Blvd.
- The parking lot at Angle Lake Park will be closed on July 4th to the general public.
Food & Beverage
All are welcome to bring your own food and beverages into Angle Lake Park. Coolers are allowed into the park. Alcoholic beverages are prohibited.
The following are prohibited from SeaTac parks:
- Smoking of tobacco or marijuana (SMC 2.45.365)
- Alcoholic beverages (SMC 2.45.550)
- Fireworks (SMC 2.45.530)
- Unauthorized firearms or weapons (SMC 2.45.540)
- Enclosed tents/camping (SMC 2.45.280, SMC 2.45.290)
- To look up SeaTac Municipal Code click here.
Notice to Swimmers
The swimming area will be open on 4th of July this year. There will be no lifeguards on duty. Swim at your own risk.
Notice to Boaters
The public boat launch at Angle Lake Park will be closed all day on July 4. There will be no boat launch or parking lot access.
Event Sponsors, Hosts and Financial Contributors
The Family Fourth of July is presented by the City of SeaTac. Even though the event is cancelled for 2020, organizers would like to thank the following businesses and community groups for their past sponsorship and for their community spirit! “We look forward to their continued support for future events.”
- Alaska Airlines
- Recology CleanScapes
- Angle Lake Shore Club