Escondido Independence Day Celebration

This time-honored annual 4th of July celebration invites the community for a festive afternoon of family fun in the park, beginning at 4:00 PM. Attended by 20,000 people each year, the event includes food vendors (see below) and a community art sale (from 4:00 to 7:00 PM). There will also be more free children’s activities including face painting, feather hair extensions, and airbrush tattoos.

Escondido’s annual July 4th fireworks display in Grape Day Park has delighted young and old alike with its spectacular displays and wholesome family entertainment. It has become an intrinsic part of our shared community heritage and has been instrumental in encouraging patriotism and instilling a love of our great nation into the hearts of our children.

Pack a picnic, grab a blanket and head to Grape Day Park on July 4 for a fun-filled, star-spangled celebration!

The night will conclude with a special performance by the 1st Marine Division Band, and a dazzling fireworks display on the Center’s Great Green, set to begin at approximately 9:00 PM.

We hope that you enjoy the 51st Annual Independence Day Celebration and let it serve as a reminder of all whom have dedicated their lives to preserve the freedom and liberty we have today!

Escondido is a city in California’s North County region, occupying a shallow valley ringed by rocky hills, just north of the city of San Diego and 30 miles from Downtown San Diego. Founded in 1888, it is one of the oldest cities in San Diego County. The city had a population of 143,911 at the 2010 census. Its municipal government set itself an operating budget limit of $426,289,048 for the fiscal year 2010-2011. The city is known as Eskondiid in Diegue


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