Coronado 4th of July Schedule

Page will be updated as events are approved. Last updated July 1, 2021

100_6089Coronado Independence Day Celebration Schedule

July 3rd 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 4:30am 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 am – Independence Day 12K & 5K
8:20 am – Kids Half Mile

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

Rough Water Swim (Live or Virtual)
Central Beach (Check-In Starts at 7:00am)
First Race is at 8:10am
More Information:

10 am – 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 (

11 am – 2 pm – Walk-Up Vaccinations
Sharp HealthCare will provide COVID-19 vaccinations at Spreckels Park
More Information

2-5 pm – Concert at the Ferry Landing
It’s Never 2L8 – classic rock

5-8 pm – Class of 1970 50th Reunion (delayed one year)
Coronado Golf Course Feast and Fareway

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.

7:30 pm – All Class Reunion
Coronado Golf Course Feast and Fareway
$5 cover charge
8pm music: Ron’s Garage
10pm music: West Coast Iron Works

July 4th 

Art in the Park 
Spreckels Park (6th & Orange Avenue)

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

2-5 pm – Concert at the Ferry Landing
Captain Morgan Lee – soul, blues, R&B and funk

There is no Concert in the Park on July 4th

9 pm – Fireworks


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