Coronado 4th of July Schedule

100_6089Coronado Independence Day Celebration 2016 Schedule

*There will be NO SEAL DEMONSTRATION (video from past)

Sunday, July 3rd, 2016 6:30PMCircumnavigation — The Orange & Park team, organizers of previous years’ Circumnavigation community bike rides, has announced the return of this popular event via Facebook.  Riders will meet in Star Park.

Monday, July 4th, 2016

5:00AM – Wake up & get your spot along Orange Ave for the parade. You can’t set up before 5am – however, you should get there by 4:30am and wait across the street from ‘your spot’ if you want front row seating on the curb or grassy median!  Tip, you can also take the ferry over from downtown San Diego to Coronado.  The traffic is going to be heavy, so plan on walking or biking.

7:00AM – Crown City Classic (12K, 5K and Kids ½ mile fun run)
Run 7.4 miles on July 4th!
Starts and Finishes at Tidelands Park
For more info: or

8:00AM –- 4:00PM – Art in the Park
Spreckels Park (6th & Orange Avenue)

9:00AM – Annual Rough Water Swim
Central Beach (Check-In Starts at 7:30am)

10:00AM – Independence Day Parade 
2015 Theme:  America’s Spirit
Location:  Orange Ave from 1st Street to Churchill Place

2:30PM –- 4:00PM – Adrian Empire Demo in Spreckels Park – Recreation of Western European culture between the years 1066-1603.  San Diego Star Wars Society in Spreckels Park – Will be Available for Photos

4:00PM – Concert in the Park at Spreckels Park
Music by: Coronado Community Concert Band
9:00PM – Fireworks Over Glorietta Bay 
Music by:  KYXY on 96.5 radio
(Local tip:  watch them from the golf course – don’t drive, walk or bike)

Address: Box 180541, Coronado, CA 92178-0541
Phone/Fax: (619) 319-5147 or e-mail:
Webpage & promotion courtesy of

Important Documents:

Parade Info (Download Document)
Vehicle Entry (Download Document)
Parade Entry (Download Document)
Equestrian Entry (Download Document)

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