Freedom rings this 4th of July in SLO CAL! Whether searching for family-fun, live music or a spectacular firework show, SLO CAL has it all. Check out these awesome events celebrating Independence Day and enjoy some quality time beneath firework strewn skies.
Where: Paso Robles Event Center
When: July 4th, 4 - 10:15 pm
Price: Starting at $30
The annual Paso Pops event will combine wine, beer, food, family-friendly activities, live music and fireworks. The event includes carnival rides, games, Paso Robles Walk-Around Wine Tasting, table decoration competition and Master of Ceremonies show, making it fun for the whole family. Paso Pops will conclude with a spectacular fireworks performance that you will not want to miss.
RED, WHITE & BLUES BASH AT VINA ROBLES WINERY
Where: Vina Robles Winery
When: July 6, 6 pm - 9 pm
Price: $35 per person; Wine Club $30 per person.
Winery Chef James Richmond will be creating a mouth-watering Americana BBQ dinner for an event paying tribute to the summer season and Independence Day. Come enjoy an incredible BBQ dinner and enjoy boogie blues & "reso-coustic" rock performed by Brian Black and the Blue Moon Gypsies.
Where: Templeton Park
When: July 4th, 7 am - 3 pm
Price: Free to attend; pancake breakfast $8 per adult and $5 per child
Be sure to head out to Templeton early to grab a plate of pancakes and stake out your spot for the parade beginning at 10 am. The party continues after the parade with food, craft vendors, games, live music and ice cold beer.
4TH OF JULY BLUEGRASS FREEDOM FESTIVAL
Where: Atascadero Lake Park Bandstand
When: July 4th, 4 pm - 8 pm
Price: Free to attend
The Bluegrass Freedom Festival is full of boating, bounce houses, games and the musical stylings of Snap Jackson and the Knock on Wood Players, The Blue Js and the Little Black Train.
San Luis Obispo
SLO BLUES 4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION
Where: Sinsheimer Stadium in San Luis Obispo
When: July 3rd, 6 pm
Price: Children $10; Adults $20
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.
OLD CAMBRIA FOURTH OF JULY CELEBRATION
Where: Shamel Park
When: July 4th, 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Food, family, fun and fireworks await in Cambria for the Old-Fashioned July 4th Celebration. 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.
CAYUCOS 4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION
Where: Cayucos Pier
When: July 4th, 5 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
When: July 4th, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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: Morro Bay on the corner of Morro Bay Blvd and Harbor Drive
When: July 5th-7th, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Stroll through 108 booths displaying fine art and handmade crafts. A wide variety of food and drinks will be available for the 64th annual show.
4TH OF JULY PANCAKE BREAKFAST AND DOGGIE PARADE
Where: Avila Beach Downtown Promenade
When: July 4th, 8:00 am - 12:30 pm
Start your Independence Day with a pancake breakfast and doggie parade in Avila Beach.
ANNUAL 4TH OF JULY FIREWORKS CELEBRATION AT PISMO PIER
Where: Pismo Beach Pier
When: July 4th, 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Music, food, and a grand fireworks display are all taking place at the famous Pismo Pier! You can reserve your VIP seat on the pier as well for that one-of-a-kind view.
ARROYO GRANDE FOURTH OF JULY IN THE VILLAGE
Where: Downtown Arroyo Grande
When: July 4th, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Celebrate the fourth of July at the Rotary Bandstand in Arroyo Grande! Enjoy hot dogs, lemonade and ice cream and great music.
Smoke & Hops
Where: Town of Harmony
When: July 6th, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
This Fourth of July weekend, the Town of Harmony will welcome 25 top BBQ teams from around the Western United States to compete in a Master BBQ Competition. Sip on a cold brew, watch the excitement and sample food as you listen to live music by Brass Mash.