Above: Image of the Community Fair Parade from a previous year.
The fair officially opens at 9:00 a.m. with more than 35 vendors and exhibitors offering an array of food, drinks, handicrafts and other items including an Art Walk and children’s games and activities. Stop by the Information Booth and pick up your Community Fair Passport. Visit the booths indicated on the passport and redeem for a free prize.
Any organization wishing to have a booth at the Community Fair should download the form here.
Pancake Breakfast – Start your morning off at 7 a.m. with a scrumptious breakfast served in the parking lot adjacent to Webb Lake Park before visiting the Wheels of Freedom Classic Car Show and perusing the many vendors and community organizations at the Community Fair. The pancake breakfast is served of the Knights of Columbus and sponsored by The Original Pancake House.
Wheels of Freedom Classic Motor Show – The car show opens at 9 a.m., so if you enjoy classic cars, this is the show for you. Over 100 vehicles will be displayed at the show, organized and hosted by the Poway Cruisers.
Patriotic Pet Contest - Dress your pet in their favorite red, white & blue ensemble and enter them in the Patriotic Pet Contest, sponsored by the Rancho Bernardo Community Council. The event will take place on the stage from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Check in at 9:00 a.m. with your pet in costume and on leash. Prizes will be awarded.
Veterans Memorial Service – A 45-minute patriotic memorial ceremony will be held at 10:45 a.m. at the Veterans Memorial in Webb Park, honoring the veterans of all services.
Other Highlights include a static military vehicle display, the Art Walk, a Quilt Exhibit at the Courtyard Marriott by local quilters supporting “Quilts of Valor”, a program to provide comforting quilts to wounded warriors. Visit the Spirit of the Fourth’s Information Booth in Webb Park, pick up your Freedom Passport, stroll through the different activities and win a prize by having your passport stamped at the designated stops. Everyone receives a prize and door prizes are awarded to winners throughout the day.
And don’t forgot to stay for the Parade at 3:30 p.m., with Grand Marshals, Members of the Legion of Valor. Cap the evening with the evening entertainment and fireworks at Bernardo Heights Middle School, featuring The Eve Selis Band and the RB Idol winners. To donate, volunteer, or find out more about the Spirit of the Fourth, please look around this website, contact firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 858-943-1242.
Location: Webb Park, Ranch Bernardo San Diego Google Map