Turtle Bay’s July 4 Fun

Turtle Bay Resort’s annual Independence Day celebration is planned for July 4 and 5 with free fireworks and entertainment for the public, along with a paddle race, activities, Hawaiian games, prizes, food booths, paid gigs and much more.

Below is a look at both days. For details and venue reservations, call 293-6000; for paid events, order tickets at shopturtlebay.com.

July 4

* Da Hui Paddle Race from Turtle Bay to Waimea Bay at 10 a.m.

* Live music from 3:30 p.m. on West Lawn with MT Ke’Ala, Crimson Apple, Keilani Mokulehua, Kapena (7:30) and more

* Pool Bar Barbecue 5:30 to 10:30 p.m. with entertainment ($25 and up)

* DJ on Kula Grille Deck 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. with special pulehu menu

* Fireworks at 8:30 p.m.

* Afterparty from 9 p.m. at Surfer, the Bar with Darren Benitez ($15 cover)

* Entertainment at 7 p.m. on West Lawn by New Zealand’s JGeek and the Geeks ($15-$200)

* Entertainment at 9 p.m. by Alex Marley at Surfer, the Bar (21 and older, $15-$20).