Fourth of July celebrations and closures


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.