The annual parade will march down the streets of downtown Huntington Beach beginning at 10 a.m. on July 4th. The largest Independence Day parade west of the Mississippi River features entries including bands, floats, local dignitaries, equestrian groups, film and television celebrities and community groups.
After the parade, entertainment on the pier will continue until 9 p.m., when the 4th of July fireworks show begins.
Staking out an area for parade viewing is allowed after 7 a.m. on July 3rd. Viewing from the street is free of charge, however, bleacher seat tickets are available for purchase. The parade will take place on Main Street from Pacific Coast Highway to Yorktown Ave.
VIP fireworks seating on the pier is also available for purchase. To purchase tickets for any 4th of July event, call 714-536-5486.
For a list of Frequently Asked Questions, including information on reserving viewing space for the parade and road closures click here. www.hb4thofjuly.org.