4th of July Fireworks and Celebrations for 2018!

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SAN DIEGO
 
ANNUAL BIG BAY BOOM JULY 4 FIREWORKS SHOW 
Location: Multiple locations along San Diego Bay
Time: 9:00 pm
Take in the largest display in the county. With fireworks launched from four barges strategically placed around North San Diego Bay, they can be seen from Shelter Island, Harbor Island, the Embarcadero area and Seaport Village/Coronado Landing, and the score is simulcast live on THE MIGHTY 1090 AM and MAX FM 105.7. Just find a place along the bay and you will not be disappointed.
bigbayboom.com
SEAWORLD SAN DIEGO 4TH OF JULY FIREWORKS
Location: SeaWorld San Diego - 500 SeaWorld Dr, San Diego, CA 92109
Time: Fireworks at 9:40 PM

SeaWorld will celebrate Independence Day with a 15-minute display of fireworks set to a musical soundtrack, starting at 9:40 PM on July 4. Park hours on the Fourth will be 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM.
seaworld.com
OCEAN BEACH JULY 4TH CELEBRATION 
Location: Ocean Beach Pier at the end of Newport Ave. 
Time: 9:00 PM

Spend the day picnicking, swimming in the ocean, walking and playing in the sand and shopping along Newport Ave. Then bundle up as the sun sets and pull up a blanket for a really spectacular fireworks show launched from the OB Pier.
oceanbeachsandiego.com
OLD TOWN 4TH OF JULY
Location: Old Town State Historic Park
Time: 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Parade, crafts and activities of early San Diego recreate an old-fashioned Independence Day celebrated on the frontier. You can also compete in contests, such as cherry pit spitting or the egg toss, for handmade ribbons. (no fireworks)
www.sandiego.org

CORONADO
 
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4th OF JULY CELEBRATION IN CORONADO
Location: Various Locations on Coronado
Time: 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Celebrate the 4th of July in the Crown City including a parade down Orange Avenue at 10:00 AM, a concert in Spreckels Park at 4:00 PM and fireworks over Glorietta Bay at 9:00 PM.
coronadotimes.com/4th
CROWN CITY CLASSIC 4TH OF JULY RACE
Location: Coronado Tidelands Park
Time: 7:00 to 10:00 AM
Kickoff your Independence Day celebration with the 44th annual run through the historic town of Coronado. The Crown City Classic features a 12K and 5K distance. Why a 12K distance? Because nothing is more patriotic than running 7.4 miles on 7/4, in one of America’s most patriotic cities!
crowncityrun.com
NORTH COASTAL
 
SAN DIEGO COUNTY FAIR 4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION 
Location: Del Mar Fairgrounds - 2260 Jimmy Durante Boulevard, Del Mar, CA 92014
Time: Starts at 10:00 AM, Fireworks at 9:00 PM

Independence Day is one of the best days to come to the Fair, because they pull out all the stops with food, fireworks, entertainment and more.
sdfair.com
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RED, WHITE, AND BOOM!
Location: LEGOLAND California - One Legoland Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008
Time: 1:00 to 9:00 PM, Fireworks at 8:30 PM

Take the whole family and spend the day enjoying over 60 rides, shows and attractions along with some all-American picnic games like burlap races and water-balloon tosses and then top it off with an awe-inspiring fireworks display set to patriotic music.
www.legoland.com
RANCHO SANTA FE’S ANNUAL 4TH OF JULY PARADE 
Location: 16948 Avenida de Acacias, Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92091
Time: 1:00 to 3:00 PM

Pack a few blankets and chairs for Rancho Santa Fe's Annual 4th of July Parade & Picnic with live music, food, fun and more. (no fireworks)
www.rsfassociation.org
OCEANSIDE’S INDEPENDENCE DAY PARADE
Location: North on South Coast Hwy 101 from Wisconsin Ave to Pier View Way (just before City Hall)
Date: June 30, 2018
Time: 10:00 AM

Come see floats, bands, walking groups, cool cars and much more. (no fireworks)
www.ci.oceanside.ca.us
OCEANSIDE FIREWORKS SHOW
Location: El Corazon Site at Rancho Del Oro Drive
Date: July 3, 2018
Time: 6:00 to 10:00 PM

Start off your Independence Day celebration a day early by bringing a beach chair and the whole family to enjoy the Oceanside Fireworks Show.
www.sandiego.org
NORTH INLAND
 
ESCONDIDO INDEPENDENCE DAY FESTIVAL & FIREWORKS
Location: California Center for the Arts, Escondido - 340 N. Escondido Blvd., Escondido, CA 92025
Time: Starts at 4:00 PM, Fireworks at 9:00 PM

Join 20,000 patriotic festival-goers for the 55th Annual Independence Day Festival & Fireworks with music, fabulous food vendors, and a wealth of children's activities and games for everyone to enjoy.
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MIRA MESA FOURTH OF JULY CELEBRATION 
Location: Mira Mesa Community Park, Mira Mesa Boulevard and New Salem Street, Mira Mesa
Time: Starts at 7:00 AM, Fireworks at 9:00 PM

Come early for the pancake breakfast, parade and family friendly activities and stay late for the fireworks.
visitescondido.com
AN OLD- FASHIONED FOURTH OF JULY & FIREWORKS IN POWAY 
Location: Poway High School Stadium - 15500 Espola Road, Poway, CA 92064
Time: 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM, Fireworks at 9:00 PM

Following the Old-fashioned Fourth of July celebration at Old Poway Park (10:00 AM to 4:00 PM), head to Poway High School (gates open at 6:00 PM) for music, more food, glow sticks and fireworks.
poway.org
RANCHO BERNARDO’S THE SPIRIT OF THE FOURTH 
Location: Webb Park - Avena Pl And Bernardo Center Dr, Rancho Bernardo, CA 92128
Time: 9:00 AM to 9:30 PM, Fireworks at 9:00 PM

It's a whole day of fun at Webb Park in Rancho Bernardo with a Community Fair featuring food, music, Patriotic Pet Contest, classic cars, games and a parade (9:00 AM to 5:00 PM). End the evening with fireworks at Bernardo Heights Middle School.
spiritofthefourth.org
SAN MARCOS 4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION 
Location: Bradley Park - 465 S Rancho Santa Fe Rd, San Marcos, CA 92078
Time: 6:00 to 9:00 PM
Carnival games, jumpers, food and fireworks!
www.san-marcos.net
SCRIPPS RANCH 4TH OF JULY RUN & RIDE
Location: Red Cedar Dr & Aviary Dr, San Diego, CA 92131
Time: 6:00 to 10:00 AM

Join the Scripps Ranch Old Pros on the 4th of July for the annual 10K Race & Fun Run and bike rides that all end at the Scripps Ranch Fourth of July Parade!
srop.org
SCRIPPS RANCH 4TH OF JULY PARADE
Location: Scripps Ranch Hoyt Park - 10800 Canyon Lake Dr, San Diego, CA 92131
Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

As a spectator you can cheer on everyone who is in the parade. But, why not dress up as well and join in the fun? (no fireworks)
www.scrippsranch.org
VISTA INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION
Location: Moonlight Amphitheatre - 1200 Vale Terrace Drive, Vista, CA 92084
Time: 5:00 to 10:00 PM, Fireworks at 9:00 PM

Celebrate the 4th of July in Vista at the Moonlight Amphitheatre with live music, an honorary ceremony, family fun and fireworks!
www.cityofvista.com
EAST COUNTY
 
EL CAJON 4TH OF JULY PICNIC AND FIREWORKS
Location: Kennedy Park - 1675 East Madison Avenue, El Cajon, CA 92019
Time: 2:00 to 9:30 PM

The July 4th event starts at 2:00 PM with food, games, prizes, kiddie train rides and more! Live musical entertainment begins at 3:00 PM with a spectacular fireworks show at 9:00 PM.
www.facebook.com/events/126040921392488
JULIAN 4TH OF JULY PARADE 
Location: Main Street, Julian, CA 92036
Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Julian presents a homegrown event that celebrates the town's gold rush era history, the dedication of veterans and active duty military who serve our country, and local residents who cherish the special qualities of the little town tucked into the Cuyamaca Mountains east of San Diego. (no fireworks)
julianparade.com
SANTEE SALUTES- FOURTH OF JULY CELEBRATION 
Location: Town Center Community Park East - 550 Park Center Drive, Santee, CA 92071
Time: 2:30 to 10:00 PM

Rock out with live music, a patriotic ceremony, kid's fun zone and a spectacular fireworks display at Santee Salutes!
cityofsanteeca.gov
ALPINE 4TH OF JULY PARADE AND CARNIVAL 
Location: Alpine Blvd, Alpine, CA 91901
Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
www.alpinekiwanis.org
SOUTH BAY
 
CHULA VISTA 4TH FEST
Location: 2800 Olympic Parkway, Chula Vista, CA 91915
Time: 6:00 to 9:00 PM

The Chula Vista 4th Fest fireworks will be set off from the Chula Vista Elite Athlete Training Center with patriotic music simulcast on 91X, Magic 92.5, and Z90.3.
www.chulavistaca.gov
INDEPENDENCE DAY FIREWORKS IN IMPERIAL BEACH 
Location: Imperial Beach Pier - 10 Evergreen Ave, Imperial Beach, CA 91932
Time: 4:00 to 9:00 PM

The City of Imperial Beach will be hosting a fireworks show off the Imperial Beach Pier choreographed to KYXY 96.5 along with eight other shows across San Diego County.
www.imperialbeachca.gov
INDEPENDENCE DAY AT THE BORDER & FIREWORKS
Location: Larsen Field - Cesar Chavez Park - 4061 Camino de la Plaza, San Ysidro, CA 92173
Date: July 1, 2018
Time: 3:00 to 9:00 PM

Come and enjoy an Independence Day Celebration in San Ysidro complete with children's inflated city, mechanical bulls, live music all day on multiple stages, drinks, food and fireworks!
www.sanysidrochamber.or