Escondido’s 51st 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 shared 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; The Soultones at the Main Stage (4:45p.m.), Woodstock Mud at the Main Stage (5:45 p.m.), The Fabulous Woodies at the Main Stage (6:45 p.m.), 1st Marine Division Bandinconcert 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 Linden Root Dickinson Foundation, the City of Escondido, Latitude 33 Apartment Community, EDCO and the California Center for the Arts, Escondido.

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