Red, white and blue is everywhere in SLO CAL if you know the right places to look and we think this fourth of July you should come find out for yourself! Family and friends gather from far and wide to enjoy red-hued sunsets, blue skies and white sandy beaches all while attending some of the best fourth of July events the Central Coast has to offer. Check out these awesome events celebrating Independence Day and enjoy some quality time beneath firework strewn skies.
Where: Paso Robles Horse Park
When: July 1st, 5 pm - 7:30 pm
Price: $20 and up
The annual Paso Pops Symphony concert will feature a 90-minute patriotic “Pops” program followed by a spectacular fireworks performance that you will not want to miss.
Where: Vina Robles Winery
When: July 1st, 11 am – 2 pm
Price: BBQ Lunch: $12 per person; Wine Club $10 per person. Wine tastings, wine by the glass and BBQ lunch available for purchase while supplies last.
Come enjoy an incredible BBQ lunch and dance to some live blues music performed by the Cliffnotes. There will also be special wine sales that will pair perfectly with your holiday weekend.
Where: Halter Ranch Vineyard
When: July 1, 6:30 pm
Price: General: $80, Club Members: $64, Kids: $25
Where: Templeton Park
When: July 4th, 7 am - 3 pm
Head on over to Templeton for a pancake breakfast, community parade and an afternoon full of music, food and fun!
Where: Sunken Gardens in Atascadero
When: July 4th, 4 pm - 8 pm
Price: BBQ tickets $6-$12
Atascadero is hosting a unique Bluegrass Freedom Festival full of boating, bounce houses, games and the musical stylings of Snap Jackson and the Knock on Wood Players.
San Luis Obispo
Where: Sinsheimer Stadium in San Luis Obispo
When: July 3rd, 6pm
Come celebrate America's favorite pastime this Independence Day by enjoying a SLO Blues Baseball game and watch as fireworks light up the sky after the game.
Where: Shamel Park in Cambria
When: July 4th, 10 am - 10 pm
Bring the whole family over to Cambria to take part in relay races, pie eating contests, dance to live music and once dusk hits, watch as fireworks shoot across the sky.
A trolley service will run from 10am to 6pm, from North Moonstone Beach Drive to Main Street to East Village with a turnaround at the Dog Park.
Where: Cayucos Pier
When: July 4th, 9 am - 10 pm
Come celebrate the fourth of July in a quintessentially California beach town! Cayucos will be host to a full day of activities including sand castle competitions, the annual parade and a fireworks show off the pier.
Where: Morro Bay City Park
When: July 1st - July 2nd, 10 am - 5 pm
The weekend before the fourth, be sure to head to Morro Bay to check out some local artwork at Art in the Park!
Where: Morro Bay
When: July 4th, 12pm
Come enjoy a family-friendly day starting at Morro Rock with an Independence Day themed bike parade! The celebration will continue at Tidelands Park with music and games. BYOP (Bring Your Own Picnic) and enjoy a day in Morro Bay.
Where: Avila Beach Downtown Promenade
When: July 4th, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Come check out the unique parade of boats this fourth of July in Avila Beach.
Where: Pismo Beach Pier
When: July 4th, 9am-10pm
Music, food, and a grand fireworks display are all taking place at the famous 1,200 foot Pismo Pier! You can reserve your VIP seat on the pier as well for that one-of-a-kind view.
Where: Downtown Arroyo Grande
When: July 4, 1 pm - 3 pm
Celebrate the fourth of July at the Rotary Bandstand in Arroyo Grande! Enjoy hot dogs, lemonade and ice cream and great music.