Become a sponsor of Monterey's 4th of July parade! If you have not had a chance to submit your 4th of July parade sponsor application, you can download the form online . The application must be submitted to the OMBA office by Friday, June 8. Your support at any level of sponsorship has a huge impact on making the 4th of July Parade a success.
It's time for the Monterey Firefighters Charity Pancake Breakfast benefiting MY Museum ! Beginning at 7am there will be arts and crafts for the kids, a chance to meet your local firefighters, and a hearty breakfast featuring pancakes, eggs, sausage, coffee, and juice.
Monterey's annual 4th of July Parade is a must-attend celebration that draws approximately 15,000 people to line the streets in and around Old Monterey. Come revel in the festive floats, patriotic displays, entertaining costumes, and musical bands.
Monterey County Pops!, a 40-piece professional orchestra, presents a free Independence Day concert at Golden State Theatre featuring favorite American popular and patriotic tunes. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis, with doors opening at 6pm.
The free Big Little Backyard Bar-B-Que and Entertainment Extravaganza will be held on the historic grounds of Colton Hall, 11am-4:30pm. Featuring live music, carnival booths and games for children, and food for sale by non-profit vendors, this is all-ages fun.
Monterey State Historic Park Association presents July 4th Living History Day in the Memory Garden, located behind Pacific House Museum at Custom House Plaza. The whole family can enjoy historic demonstrations and participate in games, rope-making, leather craft, basket weaving, military drill, and more, 11am-3pm.