Bring an appetite — barbecue represented from the Carolinas, Texas, Kansas City and St. Louis. Music on two stages, kiddie fun, strolling entertainment. Queen Mary, 1126 Queens Highway, Long Beach; 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; fireworks at 9 p.m.; $39.95; $19.95 children 5-11.

Wed., July 4, 10 a.m.-10 p.m., 2012

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