A Star-Spangled Spectacular in Scottsdale

Join us as we cheers to both America's birthday and the resort's 30th birthday during our Seventh Annual Fourth of July Freedom Fest. Celebrate with a patriotic party only the Princess can put on with concerts, fireworks, all-American fare, military tributes, a vintage air show and poolside fun!

Light Up the Night Sky

Enjoy FIVE nights of fireworks as we light up the night sky Friday, June 30 - Tuesday, July 4.

Concerts Under the Stars

Head over to the Princess Lagoon Lawn, where we will be celebrating three nights in a row, Sunday, July 2 - Tuesday, July 4, with energetic live music and military parachutist jumps from the All Veterans Parachute Team! Concerts begin at 8:30 pm nightly. Before the shows, don't miss our nightly pre-show featuring Grammy-nominated kid-hop artist Secret Agent 23 Skidoo.

   Sunday, July 2: The Spazmatics (Fun 80's New Wave Cover Band)

   Monday, July 3: Drive (high-energy Contemporary Country)

   Tuesday, July 4: MJ Live (Michael Jackson Tribute)

Saluting Heroes & Vintage Air Show

The Fairmont Scottsdale Princess will host a one-of-a-kind vintage airshow Tuesday, July 4, where more than 28 military aircrafts that flew in WWII, Korea and Vietnam will fly over the resort, piloted by retired veterans. Air shows will conclude with a military parachutist from the All Veterans Parachute Team soaring through the skies and landing with an American flag.

*Freedom Fest concerts, fireworks and air shows complimentary for overnight guests of the hotel or those dining same-evening in La Hacienda, Bourbon Steak, Toro Latin Restaurant & Rum Bar or Ironwood American Kitchen.

4th of July Vacation Packages

Stay and play this Fourth of July week with special summer packages. Elevate your holiday plans with our all-new 4th of July Gold VIP package! Providing an exclusive Freedom Fest experience, this package includes: Luxurious Fairmont Gold accommodations, VIP reserved concert seating, preferred holiday restaurant reservations and a patriotic welcome amenity!

Military families may book a special 25% off the best available room rate over Freedom Fest, based on availability with military ID. A percentage of proceeds during Freedom Fest will benefit Friends of Freedom, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting veterans, active duty service members and their families.

Patriotic, Poolside!

Celebrating America poolside is the place to be in Scottsdale. Join us at one of our six sparkling pools, including the newest, Sunset Beach, featuring 9,000 sq. ft. of white sand! *Open to resort guests only.

Freedom Fest Schedule of Events

Friday, June 30 & Saturday, July 1

8 pm: Techno Glo Pool Party at Sonoran Splash

8 pm: Dive-in Movie at Sunset Beach

  • Friday: Despicable Me
  • Saturday: Despicable Me 2

9 pm: Fireworks Show

Sunday, July 2

7:45 pm: Concert seating on the Lagoon Lawn for hotel & restaurant guests and kids Pre-Show with Grammy award-winning Secret Agent 23 Skidoo

8:15 pm: National Anthem and special military programming

8:30 pm: The Spazmatics - As self-proclaimed “nerds who rock,” this ‘80s New Wave cover band of geeks are high-energy and sure to “blind you with science” and make you party like it’s “1999,” when, really, it was more like 1982.

9 pm: Fireworks

9:15 pm: Spazmatics concert resumes

Monday, July 3

7:45 pm: Concert seating on the Lagoon Lawn for hotel & restaurant guests and kids Pre-Show with Grammy award-winning Secret Agent 23 Skidoo

8:15 pm: National Anthem and special military programming

8:30 pm: Drive - This versatile county music band plays modern country and honky-tonk classics, leading the crowd to line dance along the way.

9 pm: Fireworks

9:15 pm: Drive concert resumes

Tuesday, July 4

4:45 pm: Vintage Air Show, best viewed from Princess Pool & Lagoons

7:45 pm: Concert seating on the Lagoon Lawn for hotel & restaurant guests and kids Pre-Show with Grammy award-winning Secret Agent 23 Skidoo

8:15 pm: National Anthem and special military programming

8:30 pm: MJ Live - This Michael Jackson tribute band captures the electricity of the legendary superstar singing all the hits, with moonwalking moves and lighting effects sure to be a “Thriller.”

9 pm: Fireworks

9:15 pm: MJ Live concert resumes

 

To learn more about all of the exciting happenings during Summer at the Princess, visit ScottsdalePrincess.com. 

7575 E. Princess Dr.
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
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