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Concord | 4th of July Parade, Journey Tribute Concert & Fireworks | 2015

Saturday, July 4, 2015 - All Day | Cost: FREE
Mt. Diablo High School | 2450 Grant St, Concord, CA



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Come out and enjoy Concord’s Home Town Parade, Picnic and Fireworks, taking place at Mt. Diablo High School (only three blocks from Todos Santos Plaza), on July 4, 2015.

The day starts at 8 am with a 5K Run & Walk/Kids Fun Run. Then, at 10 am the parade will start from Mt. Diablo High School, it will head south to Willow Pass Road, wrapping around Todos Santos Plaza, heads right on Mt. Diablo Street and back to the high school.

Concord | 4th of July Parade, Journey Tribute Concert & Fireworks | 2015Starting at 4 pm, the gates will open for the second annual 4th of July Festival with a kids carnival, food booths, vendor exhibits, and live entertainment on stage featuring Evolution – The Ultimate Tribute to Journey.

The day will conclude with a 9 pm fireworks display that will not disappoint.

Parade is free but if you’re going to join the Fun Run, registration starts at $30.00 postmarked by June 24th or until July 3rd, on-line by 8 am PST. Your entry fee includes a goody bag with great freebies, gift certificates, coupons and a Brenden Theaters movie ticket for each 5K participant. All proceeds from this race benefit Monument Crisis Center and Bay Area Crisis Nursery. 


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Categories: **Annual Event**, 4th of July, East Bay, Fairs & Festivals, Fireworks, Kids & Families, Live Music
Address: 2450 Grant St, Concord, CA

Saturday, July 4, 2015

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