Escondido’s 52nd  annual July 4th celebration & fireworks display in Grape Day Park is back this year with an exciting line-up featuring fun for the whole family! This exciting event celebrates our community’s patriotic heritage and shares the love of our great nation with all of Escondido.

Enjoy a variety of free entertainment beginning at 4 p.m. with a presentation by the American Legion followed by; Jimmy & Enrique  at the Main Stage (4:45p.m.), Mrs. Jones’ Revenge  at the Main Stage (5:45 p.m.), Morgan Leigh Band at the Main Stage (6:45 p.m.), 1st Marine Division Band in concert at the Main Stage (8:05 p.m.), fireworks display by Fireworks America (approx. 9 p.m.) From 4-7p.m. the Escondido History Center will be open and there will be projects for children of all ages. A variety of refreshments will be available for purchase. 

This event is generously sponsored by the City of Escondido and the California Center for the Arts, Escondido.

Please note: BBQs, alcohol, pets and tall chairs/canopies should not be brought to the park.