HAPPY 4th of JULY 2006!!!!! ENJOY YOUR DAY!
As the city to the East of San Dimas, La Verne is a convenient place to enjoy July 4th celebrations. There will be the Independence Day parade, Country Fair, Free Watermelon and Swimming, Deep Pit Barbecue and of course, the fireworks and music at Bonelli High School. The best place to watch the fireworks without paying would be off of “D” Street near the high school. Read more below… (includes schedule of events)
There will also be a fireworks display and music at Diamond Bar High School sponsored by the City of Diamond Bar.
CLICK HERE to see what is planned for that event.
There will also be the annual fireworks and monster truck show at the Pomona Fairplex.
Schedule of Events for La Verne Independence Day Celebration, July 4th, 2006
Time: 6:30am to 11:00am
Place: Methodist Church, 3205 “D” Street, La Verne
Cost: $4 each (includes 3 pancakes and 3 sausages)
Time: 8:00am to 7:00pm
Place: Roynon Elementary, 2715 “E” Street
Cost: FREE for Admission, Unlimited Fun Time Rides $12 Pre-Sale, $15 Day of Event
Petting Zoo and Pony Rides from 11:00am to 3:00pm for $2.50 per ticket.
20 foot high climbing rock structure for $5.00 per climb.
Pre-Sale tickets available at City of La Verne Parks and Community Services Office. 909-596-8700
July 4th Parade – Stand Proud America
Starting Time: 10:00am
Place: Starts at the corner of 10th Street and “D” Street and travels south to Bonita Avenue, west on Bonita Avenue to Magnolia, south on Magnolia to Third Street, east on Third Street to “G” Street, north on “G” Street to Bonita Avenue, west on Bonita Avenue to “F” Street, north on “F” Street to 8th Street, west on 8th Street to “D” Street and north on “D” Street back to 10th Street
Entries will include bands, floats, equestrian units, classic cars, decorated bicycles, wheelcairs and much more. 909-596-8794 for more info.
Free Watermelon sponsored by Rotary Club of La Verne
Time: Following Parade
Place: Country Fair, Roynon Elementary, 2715 “E” Street
Free Swim hosted by La Verne Aquatics Center
Time: 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Place: La Verne Aquatics Center, 3175 Bolling Avenue
44th Annual Deep Pit Barbecue
Time: 4:30pm to 7:00pm
Place: United Methodist Church, 3205 “D” Street
Menu: Deep pit barbecued beef and turkey, baked beans, cole slaw, hot bread, homemade chili sauce and beverage.
Cost: $8 Adult; $4 Children 12 and under
La Verne Fireworks Show – Stand Proud America
Time: 5:00pm Ticket booths open ; 6:00pm Gates open ; 7:00pm to 9:30pm Show Time
Place: Bonita High School Stadium, 3102 “D” Street
Cost: $6 Adult; $5 Children (5 to 12); Children 4 and under are free
Musical Entertainment will be HyJinX. Sample one of their songs. CLICK HERE