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Coronado Independence Day Celebration 2013


  • WHEN Thursday, July 4, 2013 at 5 a.m.
  • WHERE Various Locations in Coronado, CA
  • AGES All ages
  • COST Free

Every year the island of Coronado offers an array of Independence Day events for the whole family. Coronado makes sure that there is always something to do to celebrate the Fourth of July.

Coronado Independence Day Celebration Schedule of Events:

5:00AM - Wake up & get your spot along Orange Ave for the parade. You can't set up before 5am! 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 38th Annual Independence Day 15K Run-5K Run/Walk Tidelands Park (Registration at 5:30AM) For more information call 619-298-7400

8:00AM – 4:00PM – Art in the Park Spreckels Park

9:00AM 53rd Annual Rough Water Swim at Central Beach (Check-In Starts at 7:30am) - TBA

10:00AM – 65th Annual Independence Day Parade 2013 Theme “America the Beautiful” Location: Orange Ave from 1st Street to Churchill Place Google Maps

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. (Google Maps)

4:00PM Concert in the Park at Spreckels Park Music by: Coronado Community Concert Band

9:00PM – Fireworks Over Glorietta Bay / San Diego Bay Google Maps (TBA) Music by: KYXY on 96.5 radio

See 4th of July photos from previous years here.

Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending.

Promotional photo of 4th of July Coronado.

Above: Promotional photo of 4th of July Coronado.


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