4th of July Celebration at The PIER Saturday, July 4, 2015 PIER 39 celebrates Independence Day with fun for the whole family, featuring musical entertainment and activities in the PIER 39 Entrance Plaza on Saturday, July 4th. The fun starts at 12pm with a performance from WJM, the world’s youngest social cause band, followed by popular cover band, Tainted Love, at 5pm. You can also celebrate your Findependance with Shark Week! Television’s most anticipated summer event, Shark Week, is hitting PIER 39 with shark-filled fun for the whole family. Beginning at noon, head over to the most jawsome spot on The PIER to get your picture taken in the official Shark Week photo booth. You’ll receive a print out to take home and share with all of your friends. Throughout the day, keep an eye out for sharky activities and prizes, such as the signature Shark Week fin hat. Stop by Aquarium of the Bay to see all the shark action up close with a Shark Lab, special shark presentations and a shark selfie scavenger hunt. After you celebrate with us, you’ll be ready for the Most Wonderful Week of the Year! Shark Week starts Sunday, July 5th on Discovery. At approximately 9:30pm, The City of San Francisco will treat spectators to a dazzling fireworks display over the San Francisco Bay.