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The Fremont 4th of July Parade will take place Friday, July 4, 2014 from 10 am - 12 pm.
The Fremont Police Department has issued a Special Event Permit for the 2014 Fremont 4th of July Parade. This year’s parade will take place in the City’s Downtown District and will feature more than 75 parade entries, including giant helium balloons, colorful patriotic floats, marching bands and equestrian units. The parade will begin on Friday, July 4 at 10:00 a.m. and is anticipated to last approximately two hours.
Several major roadways will be closed during the parade, so please plan ahead. Stevenson Blvd. between Civic Center Drive and Paseo Padre Pkwy will close at 7:00 a.m.. All other roads will close from approximately 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. The road closures are as follows and a map is attached:
- Stevenson Blvd. (between Civic Center Drive and Paseo Padre Pkwy.) Stevenson Blvd. closure begins at 7:00 a.m.
- Paseo Padre Pkwy. (between Mowry Ave. and Stevenson Blvd.)
- Capitol Avenue (between State St. and Paseo Padre Pkwy.)
- Hastings St. (between Capitol Ave. and Mowry Ave.)
- Walnut Ave. (between Liberty St. and Civic Center Drive)
- Liberty St. (between Beacon Ave. and Capitol Ave)
Please expect heavy traffic and delays in the area for the duration of the event.
The parade is organized and funded by the Fremont 4th of July Parade, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit community organization. For more information go to www.fremont4th.org.Other fourth of July celebrations in the East Bay:
- Fireworks display at the Alameda County Fair: How to Watch Fourth of July Fireworks in Pleasanton
- How to Watch the Fourth of July Fireworks in Downtown Livermore
- Parade in Danville: Road Closures for Danville Fourth of July Parade
- Fourth of July: Green, Red, White and Blue Celebration at Memorial Park in Albany
- Let Freedom Ring Aboard the USS Hornet this Fourth of July
- City of El Cerrito, worldOne Hosting July 4th Festival