4th of July Celebration at Janss Marketplace in Thousand Oaks

Celebrate America’s birthday on July 4 at the annual Janss Marketplace Fireworks Spectacular, located off the 101 Freeway at Moorpark Road and Hillcrest Drive in Thousand Oaks.  Come early to enjoy free family activities, contests, great dining and to get your prime viewing location for the fireworks, which begin at approximately 9 p.m.

The Janss Marketplace parking structure rooftop and the Fountain Courtyard areas are the best fireworks viewing locations in the Conejo Valley. On July 4 starting at 3 p.m. you can pick up free rooftop access wristbands at the information booth located near the interactive fountain and Burlington store at the open air shopping center.  

The Janss Marketplace Fireworks Spectacular event from 5 – 9 p.m. features bands performing in two locations, Hot Dog Eating and Hula Hoop contests, bounce houses, face painters and more fun activities.  

Everyone will want to dance to the Copycats band from 5 - 9 p.m. in the fountain courtyard, and The Long Run, Southern California’s premier Eagles Tribute band from 6 - 9 p.m. on the Parking Structure Rooftop.

The Annual Lucky’s Dog House Hot Dog Eating Contest is a favorite of the July 4 Janss Marketplace Fireworks Spectacular event.  The winning eater, crowned “Top Dog,” will receive $500 CASH plus a year’s supply of Lucky’s Hot Dogs. Contestants, who will be randomly selected from on-line applicants, will be notified on June 16 with contest participation confirmation and information. 

The Second Annual Hula Hooping Contest is open to all age contestants who can win great prizes from select Janss stores and restaurants.   Sign-ups for Hula Hoop contest are available at the information booth, located on the parking structure roof top beginning at 5pm.  Entry is free for both the Lucky’s Dog House Hot Dog Eating Contest and the Hula Hooping Contest.  Visit www.janssmarketplace.net for contest information and application forms.

Enjoy July 4 dining specials at Sunset Terrace, Lucky’s Dog House, Sharkey’s Wood Fired Grill, Grecco’s New York Pizzeria, and other great eateries at Janss Marketplace.  Avoid waiting in line to dine at Janss Marketplace on the busy holiday by pre-ordering your meal from your favorite restaurant. 

Visit www.janssmarketplace.net and become a fan on Facebook to get more information about the July 4th Fireworks Spectacular and other free events at Janss Marketplace.  

Janss Marketplace is located off the 101 Freeway at Moorpark Road and Hillcrest Drive in Thousand Oaks! For more information on the event contact Janss Marketplace at 805.495.4662 or visit www.janssmarketplace.net.