It’s helpful to be prepared for the big day here on Coronado, so here is your Coronado 4th of July Schedule of Events 2015….
Friday, July 3rd, 2015
6:30pm – Circumnavigation – Riders will meet in Star Park. Rally your friends and make Circumnavigation yours. You are the organizer – make it what you want – FUN!
8:00pm – Coronado High School ALL-CLASS Reunion – must be 21 or older to attend.
Coronado Golf Course. We hear it is still $10 to attend, but don’t hold us to it.
Saturday, July 4th, 2015
Traffic is INSANE on the 4th of July! Anyone who has spent the holiday here will tell you to get here early and park the car – For. The. Day. Bring a wagon. Walk or ride your bike to get around. Spend the day enjoying Coronado the old-fashioned way. Here’s some more information to help with planning your day. Also, remember your sunscreen and water!!! Have fun and be safe….
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
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 -12:30pm – Independence Day Parade
2015 Theme: America’s Spirit
Location: Orange Ave from 1st Street to Churchill Place
12:00pm – 21 Gun Salute, in honor of the 239th Anniversary of the Declaration of Independence, firing off at 5 second intervals from North Island.
1:00pm-3:00pm – Ferry Landing 4th of July Concert
Music by: Coronado Big Band
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 will also be in Spreckels Park. Get your photo with an Imperial Storm Trooper!
4:00PM – Concert in the Park at Spreckels Park
Music by: Coronado Community Concert Band
9:00PM – Fireworks
- Over Glorietta Bay
Music by: KYXY – 96.5 radio
- Big Bay Boom over San Diego Bay
Music by: MAXFM – 105.7
Have a FUN Coronado 4th of July!!!!