Coronado 4th of July Schedule

Page will be updated as events are approved. Last updated April 30, 2022.

100_6089Coronado Independence Day Celebration Schedule

July 2nd Events

7 am – Crown City Classic 12K (7.4 miles) & 5K
8:20 am – Kids Half Mile

Tidelands Park (Race Day Registration opens at 5:30 am)
Registration at
Questions: [email protected]

July 3rd Events

6:30 pm Circumnavigation Bike Ride – Not Confirmed
Unofficial gathering of bike riders that meet up at Star Park and ride around the entire “island.” 
See video from a previous year.

July 4th Events 

5 am – Wake up & get your spot along Orange Ave for the parade. You can’t set up before 5am – however, you should get there by 4:30 am 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.

Rough Water Swim 
Central Beach (Check In Starts at 7 am)
First Race is at 8:10 am
More Information:

10 am-12:30 pm – Independence Day Parade
Location: Orange Ave from 1st Street to Churchill Place
Can’t be at the parade? Live stream the parade on Coronado TV (

12:30 pm-2 pm – Adrian Empire Demonstration and San Diego Star Wars Society Photo-Op
Star Park

2 pm – Navy Leap Frogs Aerial Demonstration
Coronado Golf Course 17th Fairway, near Glorietta Bay
See video from the 2020 U.S. Navy Parachute Team “The Leap Frogs” demonstration

4 pm – Patriotic Concert
Coronado Concert Band at Spreckels Park

4 pm-5 pm – Public Kids Concert
Katleen Dugas to perform Disney songs at the Coronado Golf Course 16th Fairway

5 pm-8:30 pm – Public Concert
Liquid Blue at Coronado Golf Course 16th Fairway

7:30 pm – All Class ReunionNot Confirmed
Coronado Golf Course Feast and Fareway

9 pm – Fireworks

  • Coronado Fireworks Over Glorietta Bay, Near Stingray Point
    Local tip: watch Coronado’s fireworks from the golf course, and don’t drive — walk or bike instead
  • San Diego Fireworks Over San Diego Bay, Ferry Landing Side
    Musical simulcast will be broadcast live on KGB 101.5 FM radio


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