19th Annual Channel Islands Harbor Fireworks, 4th of July Parade and More

19th Annual Fireworks by the Sea and 4th of July Children's Parade

Channel Islands Harbor

Saturday, July 4, 2016 • 10:30 A.M. – 10:00 P.M.


Join our celebration for a full day of food and fun. Exhibits, live entertainment and children’s activities. Visit www.channelislandsharbor.org for more info! Fireworks at 9 p.m. Fireworks are usually launched from 3900 Pelican Way and can be seen from any location along the harbor! The Marine Emporium Landing watching location is at 3600 South Harbor Boulevard.

Daytime activities include an artists' market, live music, food booths, old fashioned BBQ, water taxi rides, children’s games and activities, face painting, inflatable fun zone, rock climbing wall, petting zoo, pony rides and much more!

The parade route is Harbor Boulevard from Albacore to Cabezone Circle (staging is at parking lot south ofChannel Islands Yacht Club). The parade is open to all patriotic entries. Kids, decorate your bikes, scooters, skates & boards. Parents oil the strollers and shine the wagons. Grandparents tune up the old Model-T & plug in the golf carts. Musicians tune your instruments & patriots wave your flags; everyone is welcome! Judging categories include: Individual, Small Group, Large Group, Motorized Vehicle(s): classic cars, fire trucks, golf carts, etc., Musical: bands, individual musicians, etc., Equestrian and Floats For information or entry visit www.channelislandsharbor.org. The parade begins at 10:30 a.m. Fun to watch!

There's also an Electric Boat Parade at 4pm