Independence Day Events & Fireworks Guide
Following two years of minimal, to non-existent, Independence Day
celebrations, countywide, San Diego is bringing back the fun — and the fireworks!
And we’ve got a listing of all of it, just for you!
Be sure to link through to each event for day & date specifics!
Wednesday, 6/29, 4 pm – Festive Seaside Storytime at Scripps Park La Jolla Cove
Friday, 7/1, 10 am – Patriotic Fourth of July Craft at La Jolla/Ridford Library
Sunday, 7/3, 9 pm – Fireworks Celebration at the SoCal Soccer Complex at El Corazon, Oceanside
Sunday, 7/3, 9 pm – Fireworks on Mission Bay – This is a triumphant return following a 10-year suspension!
Monday, 7/4, 9 am – Fourth of July Del Mar Parade at Powerhouse Park. Sponsored by The Del Mar Foundation
Monday, 7/4, 5 – 9:30 pm – Fourth of July BBQ & Fireworks at Park Hyatt Aviara Resort, Carlsbad, time TBD
Monday, 7/4, 9 pm – Fourth of July Fireworks, San Diego County Fair
Monday, 7/4, all day – Red, White, and Boom at Legoland California Resort
Monday, 7/4 – Fourth of July Fireworks at Alta Vista Botanical Gardens [Members only event]
Monday, 7/4, 9 am [Community Fair opens] + 3:30 pm [Parade] + 9 pm [Fireworks] – The Spirit of the Fourth – An Old-Fashioned Independence Day Celebration in Rancho Bernardo.
Monday, 7/4, 10am-4pm – Turn-of-the-20th-Century-Style Fourth of July at Old Poway Park.
Monday, 7/4, 11am – 4th of July Veterans Park Ceremony
Monday, 7/4, 2 pm [Fun Zone opens] + 9pm [Fireworks] – Santee Salutes – 4th of July Celebration at Town Center Community Park East
Monday, 7/4, 7 am – Scripps Ranch Old Pros – 4th of July Run & Ride at Miramar Lake
Monday, 7/4, 9pm – Big Bay Boom fireworks show on San Diego Bay
Monday, 7/4, 10am [Parade] + 2 pm [Navy Leap Frogs] + 4 pm [Concert] + 9 pm [Fireworks] – Coronado Fourth of July – 73rd Annual Independence Day Parade on Orange Avenue