Coronado Independence Day Celebration 2013 Schedule
Get your 4th of July Coronado T-shirts (a local tradition)
Wednesday, July 3rd 2013 - Circumnavigation Bike Ride (6:30pm / details)
Wednesday, July 3rd 2013 - Islander Invitational Golf Tourney (details)
*There will be NO SEAL DEMONSTRATION (video from past)
Thursday, July 4th, 2013 (Get Updated Info Via Email Alerts)
5:00AM - Wake up & get your spot along Orange Ave for the parade (photo). 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 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 – Independence Day 15K Run-5K Run/Walk
Tidelands Park (Registration at 5:30AM)
See 4th of July photos from previous years here.
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 (Live on Time Warner 19)
2013 Theme “America the Beautiful”
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)
Need a hotel during your stay? Visit our Coronado hotels page here.