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Celebrate the 4th of July in San Juan Capistrano

Below is 4th of July information for the San Juan Capistrano celebration:

Festivities begin at 3:00 p.m. with mechanical rides, bounce houses, activities for the kids, food, exhibits, and a beer garden. A live band will perform live on stage at 6:00 p.m. While there is no cost to enter the park, tickets for rides and bounce houses may be purchased on site. The evening culminates with a spectacular choreographed fireworks show. There will be several vendors selling traditional fare during the popular holiday event. Bring the entire family for a day of fun.

Street parking is available along Camino del Avion with additional parking in the Sports Park Complex. No personal fireworks or barbecues will be permitted. Bicyclists attending the event are asked to walk bikes through the grounds for the safety of everyone.  The San Juan Capistrano Sports Park is at 25925 Camino del Avion. Parking is not permitted on Alipaz St. and there will be no vehicle access on Via Positiva beginning at 12:00 p.m. and no pedestrian access on Via Positiva after 6:00 p.m.

For more information, call 949-493-5911 or visit the City’s online calendar at

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