4th of July Events in San Luis Obispo County

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FREE 4th of July Celebrations in San Luis Obispo County

All events listed are for July 4, 2013, unless otherwise noted


In alphabetical order by city/town…

Arroyo Grande – Fourth of July in the Village – Rotary Bandstand – 1 pm to 3 pm – NO FIREWORKS – live music, lemonade, and hot dogs.

AtascaderoFourth of July Celebration at Atascadero Lake Park – Atascadero Lake Park – Starts at 7 am and goes all day long – NO FIREWORKS – Bounce houses, free movie, horseshoe pitching contest, pony rides, picnic games, and food sales. FREE PARKING

Avila Beach – 4th of July Boat Parade – Avila Pier – Noon – NO FIREWORKS

Cambria – Picnic in the Park & Fireworks Display – Shamel Park – 11 am to 9 pm – Fireworks show at 9 pm – old fashioned celebration with live music, face painting, pie eating contests, races, raffles, food concessions, and more. FREE PARKING

Cayucos – Independence Day Celebration – 5 am to 8 am Sand Sculpture Contest on the beach, 9 am to 4 pm Peddler’s Faire at Cayucos Creek Lot, 10 am Parade on Ocean Ave., and 9 pm Fireworks show off the pier.

Morro Bay – Morro Bay 4th – Tidelands Park – 10 am to 9:15 pm – Fireworks show at 9:15 pm – bike parade and live music all day.

Pismo Beach – July Fourth Celebration – Pismo Beach Pier – 10 am to 11 pm – Fireworks show at 9 pm – music, food, art, and crafts.

San Luis Obispo – Old Fashioned 4th of July – Mitchell Park – 11 am to 3 pm – NO FIREWORKS – carnival games (free), bbq fundraiser, and live music.

Santa Margarita – Fourth of July Parade and Event – Santa Margarita Community Park – 9 am to 1 pm – NO FIREWORKS – Decorate your bikes and wagons and join in a parade down H Street, music, games, and craft faire.

Templeton – Templeton’s Independence Day Parade – Main Street – Starts at 10 am – NO FIREWORKS



Where are fireworks legal in San Luis Obispo County?

Arroyo Grande

Grover Beach


San Miguel






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  1. Pingback: Happy 4th, Friends! | my super slo life

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