San Diego Fireworks Schedule and Google map for your San Diego Fourth of July Independence Day celebration. Celebrate July 4th with the best parades, picnics and celebrations in San Diego county.
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Last updated May 20 2013 San Diego Fireworks 2013.
July 4th San Diego Fireworks Schedule 2013
What a wonderful way to celebrate our Independence Day. San Diego offers many professional fireworks displays, offered by some of the local southern California theme parks and local communities. Here are some of the good bets.
Theme Parks Fireworks Show 2013
Seaworld San Diego - Enjoy an extended special fireworks display, Into the Blue Fireworks, at Seaworld, beginning on July 4th around 9:30 pm. Park opens at 9 AM and closes at 11 PM for the weekend. 500 Sea World Drive, San Diego Cal. Phone number: (619) 222-6363. View for free from Mission Bay Park, or spend the day at Sea World and enjoy the shows and rides before the fireworks. Sea World Discounts Other SeaWorld summer nights you can enjoy a fireworks show at 9:50 pm daily from ~ late June - Labor Day weekend. 2013 Seaworld fireworks schedule: May 25-27, June 1-2, June 8-9, Jun 15-August 18, August 23-25 & and August 31-September 2.
Disneyland - Most nights at Disney California is like a 4th of July celebration. Join in the fun as Disney's Celebrate America! A Fourth of July Concert in the Sky, with red, white and blue fireworks, tentatively at 9:30 pm on July 1st - 4th. Disneyland park is open 8 AM to midnight.
Cheap Disneyland Tickets If you miss the fourth of July fireworks show, Disneyland offers nightly fireworks show at ~ 9:30 PM most weekends, holidays and summer months.
Legoland California - Fireworks begin at 8:30 pm on July 4th for their special Red, White and BOOM! celebration. Patriotic music and pyrotechnics, and 4th of July games and celebrations throughout the day from 10 AM - 9 PM. There are also fireworks on Saturdays at 8:30 pm. View for free from some of the local businesses, or spend the day at Legoland. Park hours on July 4th ~ 10 AM to 9 PM. 1 Legoland Drive, Carlsbad. Telephone: (760) 918-6346. Legoland Discount Tickets
San Diego Fireworks 2013 Fourth of July San Diego Events
Note: some shows are still tentative based on 2012 fireworks displays. This list will be updated as the 2013 plans are finalized. Please be sure to verify with the organizer prior to attending the event. Some organizations may cancel fireworks shows if funds are insufficient.
Big Bay Boom July 4 2013 San Diego Fireworks Show
Location multiple locations in San Diego Bay Google map
Date and Time July 4th 2013 9:00 PM
This free fireworks show is expected to be the largest San Diego Firework Displays for 2013 in San Diego county. Fireworks displays will be located on 4 barges off of Shelter Island, Harbor Island, Embarcadero and Seaport Village/Coronado Landing. Pick your favorite spot near Seaport Village, Coronado Ferry Landing, Spanish Landing, Embarcadero Marina Parks North and South, Cesar Chavez Park, Coronado Tidelands Park, Shelter Island and Harbor Island. Free event. More than 750,000 people are estimated to be in the crowd. Check out the link below for parking and shuttle information. Big Bay FireworksNote: In 2013, we do not believe that fireworks will be discharged at the Imperial Beach Pier, as they were last year.
Camp Pendleton Beach Bash 2013
Location Del Mar Beach at Camp Pendleton Google map
Date and Timetentative all day activities on beautiful Del Mar beach and fireworks at 9:00 PM
Annual beach bash celebration and fireworks for military Marine Corps families. For more information see Camp Pendleton Beach Bash
Chula Vista Fireworks Display
tentative The city of Chula Vista did not host a 2012 fireworks show. Check back later to see if they plan one for 2013. Please select another show, such as the fireworks over Imperial Beach from the Big Bay Boom show (see above).
Coronado July 4th Celebration 2013
Location activities at Spreckels Park, parade down Orange Ave., and fireworks over Glorietta Bay Google map
Date and Time July 4th 2013 all day festivities with Independence day parade at 10:00 AM and fireworks at 9:00 PM
Enjoy Coronado's July Fourth activities at Spreckels Park, 601 Orange Ave., Coronado. Includes 7 am run/walk, art fair, twilight concert at Spreckels park at 4 pm. and Glorietta Bay fireworks at 9 PM. One of the best old fashioned July Fourth San Diego Events. For more information see Coronado 4th of July Celebration
Del Mar San Diego County Fair Fourth of July Celebration 2013
Date and Time July 4th 2013 all day festivities from 10 AM to midnight with fireworks at ~ 9:30 PM
July fourth Independence Day is the last day of the San Diego county fair. Enjoy the fireworks at ~ 9:00 at the San Diego County Fairgrounds. More San Diego family fun with concerts, flowers, rides, exhibits and more at the San Diego County Fair. This is one of the best of the summer San Diego events!
El Cajon July 4th San Diego Fireworks and Celebration 2013
Location Kennedy Park, 1675 E Madison Ave., El Cajon Google map
Date and Timetentative July 4 Picnic at noon and fireworks at 9:00 PM tentative
Location The Grand Tradition, 1602 S Mission Road, Fallbrook Cal. Google map
Date and Time July 4 celebration 4:00 – 9:30 PM fireworks at 8:45 PM
Fireworks, food and fun in beautiful Fallbrook! Annual July 4th fundraiser to benefit public places in the Fallbrook area, sponsored by the Fallbrook Beautification Alliance. Dinner, entertainment, races and fireworks display. Ticket prices are $38 for adults and $12 for children. For more information see Fallbrook 4th July Celebration
Imperial Beach San Diego Fireworks Show 2013
Based upon the Big Bay Boom website, it appears that there will not be fireworks at Imperial Beach Pier this year. For information on other viewing locations for the Big Bay Boom fireworks show see Big Bay Fireworks
Julian 4th of July Parade 2013
Location Main Street - Julian, California
Date and Time July 4 2013 activities start at 10 AM, parade at noon BBQ 1:30 PM, (no fireworks)
Enjoy a screaming flyover by some vintage aircraft and entertainment starting at 10 AM. The “best little small town parade in America” starts at noon, followed by a BBQ at the American Legion. Julian hosts one of the best old fashioned July Fourth San Diego Events in the county. For more information see Julian July 4th Parade
Lake Murray San Diego July 4th Events 2013
The last time I checked, the Lake Murray July 4th music fest and fireworks are ON HOLD and will most likely not be held. Please enjoy other fireworks in the area.
La Jolla Shores and nearby Kellogg Park is a great place to picnic and enjoy the beach on the 4th of July. Arrive very early to find parking and claim your spot for the day. You can also enjoy the view of the fireworks from Ellen Browning Scripps Park and La Jolla Cove, along the La Jolla Coast Walk. Enjoy the free concert at Ellen Browning Scripps park at 5 PM. Fire works are scheduled over La Jolla Bay at 9 PM.
Annual Mira Mesa Fourth of July parade and the Family Fun Day in the Park, followed by evening firework show. July fourth activities include food, rides, games and entertainment. See the parade at 11:30 AM and join in the afternoon festivities. Another one of the best July 4th San Diego Events. For event details see Mira Mesa Fourth of July
Mission Bay Yacht Club - San Diego Fireworks 2013
Location Mission Bay Yacht Club, 1251 Carmel Place - West Mission Bay Google map
Date and TimeTentative July 4 2013 parade and fireworks at 9:00 PM Tentative
Enjoy the boat parade and fireworks show near the Mission Bay Yacht Club. For more information see Mission Bay Yacht Club
San Diego 4th July fireworks starts at 9 PM at the Ocean Beach Pier. Spend the day at this lovely beach or nearby Ocean Beach dog beach.
Oceanside Independence Day Parade 2013
Location 101 Café to the Civic Center (N Coast Highway 101 in Oceanside from Wisconsin Ave. to Civic Center Drive, in Oceanside, Calif.)
Date and Time - Saturday June 29 2013 from 10 AM – 12 pm (Saturday before Independence Day)
Watch this annual Oceanside 4th of July parade starting at the 101 Café to the Civic Center. Bring your folding chair for a view along the sidewalks. Afterwards, enjoy the day at Oceanside Beach For event details see Oceanside Independence Day Parade
Oceanside Fireworks 2013
If you are looking for the July 4th Oceanside CA fireworks, the city of Oceanside has not offered fireworks since 2010. Unless things change, we expect you will need to enjoy another San Diego fireworks show, such as Legoland in Carlsbad.
Old Town San Diego July 4th Celebration
Location Old Town State Historic Park
Date and Time July 4 2013 from 10 AM to 5 PM
Enjoy some good old fashioned fun in Old Town San Diego Fourth of July celebration with parade, crafts and activities of early San Diego, such as a pie eating contest and wagon rides. Afterwards, you can enjoy fireworks at night at one of the other locations in San Diego. This is another one of my favorite San Diego July 4th events.
Poway 4th of July Celebration and San Diego Fireworks 2013
Location Old Poway Park and Poway High School Google map
Date and Time July 4 2013 festivities from 10 AM to 4 PM and fireworks at Poway High School at 9:00 PM (7:00 - 10:00 activities).
Old Fashioned San Diego Fourth of July activities at Old Poway Park. Free admission. Fireworks show will be a 9 PM at Poway High School. $2 admission and food and glow necklaces will be on sale as a fundraiser for the school. For more information see Poway 4th of July Celebration and Fireworks.
Ramona Annual Fourth of July Event and Fireworks 2013
Location Olive Pierce Middle School, 1521 Hanson Lane, Ramona Cal 92065 Google map
Date and Timetentative 5 PM – 9 PM and fireworks at 9:00 PM
Annual fourth of July picnic with games, food, fun activities and entertainment and fireworks of course. For more information see Ramona 4th of July
Rancho Bernardo Spirit of the 4th Festival & Parade 2013
Location Rancho Bernardo, Bernardo Heights Middle School Athletic Field, 12990 Paseo Lucido. Parade route along Rancho Bernardo Road and Bernardo Center Drive. Google map
Date and Time Fourth of July 7:00 AM breakfast, fair opens 9:00 AM– 9:30 PM, parade at 3:30, live entertainment 6:30 and fireworks at 9:00 PM
Celebrate July fourth at this patriotic old fashioned festival in Rancho Bernardo. Start with a pancake breakfast in Webb Park and enjoy the festival of music, food, games, parade and fireworks. Wheels of Freedom Motor Show from 9 to 2:30. For more information see Spirit of the Fourth Old Fashioned Independence Day Celebration
Rancho Santa Fe Independence Day Concert on the Green
Location Rancho Santa Fe (near the Inn)
Date and Time Fourth of July Wednesday at 1:30 PM
Free concert on the green in Rancho Santa Fe presented by the Coastal Communities Concert Band. Bring your blanket or chairs and enjoy the patriotic and popular music. Food and drinks available for purchase. For more information see Ranch Santa Fe Fourth of July
San Marcos Fireworks and July 4th Events 2013
Location Bradley Park, San Marcos, CA 92069 Google map
Date and Time entertainment 6:00 PM and fireworks at 9:00 PM
Celebrate July fourth at this in north San Diego county at one of the annual free San Diego events for 4th of July. Carnival games and family fun, evening entertainment. Bring blankets or chairs for lawn seating to enjoy the San Diego fireworks display. For more information see San Marcos Fireworks and July 4th Events
Santee 2013 July 4th Events San Diego
Location Town Center Community Park East, 550 Park Center Drive, Santee, California 92071 Google map
Date and Time event activities 3:30 – 9:30 PM with fireworks at 9:00 PM
Join in the fun at this east county San Diego fourth of July celebration – Santee Salutes. Live entertainment, DJ, food, carnival rides. A great San Diego family activity for the 4th of July. For more details on this event Santee July 4th Events
Scripps Ranch 4th of July Parade and Festival 2013
Location Scripps Ranch Parade Route: Ironwood at @ Red Cedar Drive, to Ironwood Rd to Courtyard Dr to Red Rock Dr to Scripps Ranch Blvd ending in Aviary Drive. Festival is in Scripps Ranch Hoyt Park.
Date and Time 10:00 – 11:00 AM parade, and 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM festival
Enjoy a San Diego 4th of July parade and festival at Scripps Ranch. Community groups, high school marching bands, and more will entertain you as you watch the parade. Afterwards, enjoy an Ice Cream Social at Hoyt Park. Food, drinks and games. Free admission to the festival. For more information see Scripps Ranch 4th of July Parade and Festival
Temecula July 4th Fireworks, Fun and Parde 2013
Location parade in Old Town Temecula (parade travels north on Old Town Front Street from 2nd Street to Moreno Road), and festival and fireworks show at the Ronald Reagan Sports Park, Temecula California Google map
Date and Time July 4 from 10:00 – 11:00 AM parade, and 2:00 to 10:00 PM festival, fireworks at 9:00 PM
Celebrate July fourth in east San Diego county at one of the fun San Diego events for 4th of July. Start the day with a 4th of July parade with floats, equestrian units and more. In the afternoon enjoy the fun and food in the park, followed by a San Diego fireworks display at 9 PM. For more information see Temecula Fireworks and July 4th Events
University City San Diego July 4th Celebration 2013
Location Standley Park, 3585 Governor Drive, San Diego CA
Date and Timetentative all day festivities (no fireworks)
Celebrate July fourth in San Diego CA with a 5K run, pancake breakfast, live entertainment, food and games. For more information see July 4th Celebration
Valley Center San Diego Fireworks July 4th 2013
Location near Valley Center Community Hall
Date and Time July 4 6 - 10 PM with fireworks ~ 9 PM
Tentative The Valley Center Fireworks Celebration is planned for 2013 if they can raise the money. The evening picnic starts at 6 pm, so fireworks are probably around 9 PM. Enjoy the show!
Vista San Diego Fireworks Show 2013 and Fourth of July Celebration
Location Moonlight Amphitheatre in Brengle Terrace Park, 1200 Vale Terrace Drive, Vista CA Google map
Date and Time activities 4:00 PM and fireworks show at 9:00 PM
Celebrate July fourth in north San Diego county at Red, White, & Boom Independence Day Celebration in Vista Calif. Picnic and family activities through the day, with live music on the stage. In the evening enjoy the San Diego fireworks display. Special Light Up the Night Dinner premium dining and views required advance reservations. For details see Vista Fireworks and July 4th Events
I created this google map (shown in the photo above) to show all the locations for San Diego fireworks this fourth of July 2012. Be sure to confirm the event with the organizer, as some shows may be cancelled if they are unable to raise enough money to pay for the event.
Just click on the link below the google map shown below to see the interactive map and find the San Diego fireworks location nearest to you.
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