San Juan Capistrano

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Colorful fireworks, food, and nationalistic music are part of July 4 festivities in the United States of America, and San Juan Capistrano won’t be left behind. There are a couple of Fourth of July events that you should be excited about in the city.

Here at, we’ll give you the Fourth of July Fireworks Guide and other events you might be interested in.

July 4th Carnival and Fireworks

Date: Thursday, July 4, 2019
Time: 12:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Location: San Juan Capistrano Sports Park
25925 Camino Del Avion San Juan Capistrano, CA, 92675 United States

In observance to the country’s Independence Day, San Juan Capistrano will start their celebration at noon on Thursday, July 4, 2019. The event will feature 15 mechanical rides for everyone. There’ll be thrill rides and other activities for the whole family. You and your kids will enjoy free family games throughout the afternoon.

Aside from rides and other attractions, live music will fill the air by 6:30 in the evening as local bands play lively music. Of course! No Fourth of July is ever complete without fireworks. So stay through the night as beautiful sparkles light up the night sky to celebrate the national holiday.

Image of a Candle, Strawberry and firecrackers
4th of July in San Juan Capistrano

The City of San Juan Capistrano offers fun and FREE mechanical car ride around the sports park. There’s also a bounce house in the area (near the main stage) provided by the lack Belt Tae Kwon Do of San Juan Capistrano.

This event is free of charge, but carnival rides tickets come with a minimal cost. Carnival will continue its operation until Sunday, July 7, 2019, for the Summer Carnival.

Here’s the full schedule for this Fourth of July event in the mission city in Orange County:

July 4, 2019 (Thursday)

  • Carnival: Gates open at 12 p.m.
  • Entertainment: 6 p.m.
  • Fireworks: 9 p.m.


Free – Vets & Military 2019: Mission, San Juan Capistrano

Date: Thursday, July 4, 2019
Time: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Location: Mission San Juan Capistrano
26801 Ortega Hwy, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675

Mission San Juan Capistrano will host an event on Independence Day, Free – Vets & Military 2019. This annual event is free of charge to all veterans and active military personnel in town. Event grounds will open at 9 AM until 5 PM.


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