Fourth of July La Cove Fireworks
The La Jolla Cove fireworks is a tradition a quarter century in the making. The event promotes patriotism and community spirit through the presentation of a fireworks display and concert. Show starts at 9pm. (

Coronado 4th of July 15K & 5K Run/Walk
From 7-10am, this race features a fast and flat course and holds over 20 nationally ranked 15K times. (

Julian’s “Greatest Little Town” Parade

The Julian Fourth of July Parade is taking a great leap forward with this year’s 20th anniversary production. Clydesdale horses will clomp down Main Street, hauling a hitch occupied by Grand Marshal Richard Bailey and his family. Expect vintage cars galore, and numerous marching bands and performers. The parade steps off from the Julian High School parking lot promptly at noon. Arrive early for the annual flyover by vintage WWII aircraft.  (760.765.1857,

Red, White and Boom! At Legoland California
The fireworks show begins at 8:30pm and features patriotic music with dazzling pyrotechnics. Kids can participate in water-balloon tosses, burlap sack races, and paper airplane contests. (

13th Annual Big Bay Boom Fireworks Show
Starting at 9pm, the show will consist of about 18 minutes of some of the most technically advanced fireworks. Artists will choreograph the four barge locations of pyrotechnics simultaneously to music broadcast live on The Walrus 105.7 FM. (

4th of July Celebration Aboard The USS Midway Museum
Watch the spectacular Big Bay Fireworks show from the flight deck, and enjoy family activities and live entertainment by NRG. (

SeaWorld July 4th Fireworks Celebration
At 9:30pm, with the beautiful orchestral music of SeaWorld San Diego's newest show, Blue Horizon, the spectacular Into the Blue fireworks show provides an incredible pyrotechnic display high in the sky above in park. (

Morning After Mess Beach Clean-Up
San Diego’s busiest beach day of the year brings hundreds of thousands flocking to the shoreline to enjoy the day. The community is invited to do its part to clean up our cherished coastline July 5. (