Fourth of July celebrations and closures

July 2, 2011 


Here is a listing of Fourth of July celebrations around San Luis Obispo County:

• Arroyo Grande. 1 p.m. Village Band concert, hot dogs, lemonade and ice cream. Rotary Bandstand, Heritage Square Park. Refreshments for sale. 473-2250.

• Cambria. 10 a.m. Food and music, followed by fireworks at dusk. Shamel Park, 5455 Windsor Blvd. 927-5010.

• Cayucos. 5 a.m. Sand-sculpture contest, pancake breakfast, parade, barbecue, bingo, followed by fireworks at dusk at the pier. Downtown. 995-1200.

• Morro Bay. Noon. A day of activities, bike parade, food, drink, music, followed by a fireworks at dusk. Tidelands Park, south end of Embarcadero. 772-4467.

• Paso Robles. 11 a.m. Music, kids’ games, food, followed by fireworks at dusk. Barney Schwartz Park, 2970 Union Road. 237-9859.

• Pismo Beach. 9 a.m. Live music, food, crafts, artwork, family activities, followed by fireworks show. Pismo Beach Pier. 773-4382.

• San Luis Obispo. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Live music, barbecue, carnival games, face painting, arts and crafts. Mitchell Park. 781-7300.

• Templeton. 7 a.m. Pancake breakfast, parade, games, entertainment and music. Food and beverages available. Community Park, 550 Crocker St., 434-1789.


The following services will be affected by Independence Day on Monday:

• All libraries and federal, state, county, city and community service district offices are closed. The San Luis Obispo City/County library will close Tuesday, as well.

• Cal Poly’s Kennedy Library is closed through Monday.

• Post offices are closed Monday, with no delivery, except Express Mail.

• Cal Poly and Cuesta College are closed Monday.

• The Tribune offices are closed Monday.

• Bank closures vary.

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