When: Friday, July 4th, 2014
Where: Parade, downtown 2nd street, 11 am – 1 pm
Other festivities, Contra Costa Fairgrounds, 10 & L streets, 11 am – 10 pm
This year the 4th of July event will start with the parade at 11 am starting at the dirt lot at 3rd and A streets, proceeding down 2nd street to I street, around City Hall to 3rd street and back to the dirt lot.
Festivities at the Contra Costa Fairgrounds, 11 am – 10 pm:
Entrance to the fairgrounds is free all day.
Parking in the fairgrounds lot is $5.00 .
Kid Zone with carnival type rides and inflatables all day.
Old fashioned kids games like the three legged race, water balloon toss and egg races with lots of prizes.
Entertainment on the main stage and a secondary community stage from 1 pm – 8 pm
Beer and wine sales
Car show starting at 2 pm
Paradise Skate Rink open to public including a roller derby demo by the Undead Bettys
Spectacular Fireworks Display starting at approximately 9:15 pm.
Entertainment schedule on the main stage:
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm – Gospel – Zion’s Den ( Collaboration of Churches )
2:30 pm – 3:30 pm – Rock & Roll / Country – Rosemarie & The Rhythm Riders
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm – VocalEase
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm – Jazz, R&B, Motown – Ricardo Scales w/ The Escovedo’s