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The Festival provides an opportunity for community service organizations to raise funds buy selling food, merchandise or giving out information on their organization. There are also arts and craft booths and entertainment for the thousands of people that attend the festival immediately after the parade.

We are proud that the members of our organization have operated the Peninsula Celebration Association since 1939 as a true volunteer group. our goal is to help make our city not just a place to live, but a real community of people who care!!

Join us after the 78th annual Independence Day Parade at the 30th annual Independence Day Festival.  

July 4th    9:00 am – 5:00pm

See below for a list of activities and check out the Festival Map to find the location of your favorite booth.

Arts & Crafts Booths
Battle of the Bands
Food and Beverages
Kids Area
Information Booths
Battle of the Bands
Starting at 1pm located on Hamilton Street

This year we have UC Davis vs Stanford

Arts & Crafts Booths

Presented by California Artists, there is a wide variety of items, all hand-crafted by talented artists that are available for purchase. Items include paintings, fine jewelry, pottery, clothing, flower arrangements, woodcrafts, sculpture, toys & more!

Food and Beverages

This area is located in the on Middlefield. Support your favorite local non-profit organization Many of the non-profit organizations in the area use this event as a major fund-raising opportunity. Much of their revenue for the year will come from this event.

Kids Area - (no animals, please)
 See Festival Map for locations

One of the truly exciting parts of the Independence Day Festival is the Kids Area.
The Kids Area is a safe and sane haven for parents and children of all ages.

Skates the Clown
on Jefferson

Face Painting all day on Broadway by Middlefield
Twinkie Dee Star Face painter

Appearing at the Children's Stage on Broadway by Jefferson

 Phil Ackerley the Magician 

11:30 am,  1:00 pm, 2:00 pm & 3:00 pm


Information Booths
Located on Broadway


If you need more
information on our event
email us at info@parade.org

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