Redlands will be booming July 4.
From family-friendly entertainment, a community parade and a spectacular fireworks display, the annual Fourth of July in Redlands will offer a patriotic celebration for everyone in town at Sylvan Park and the University of Redlands’ Ted Runner stadium.
Festivities kick off at 9:30 a.m. at Sylvan Park with the local group, “The Connie Roener Band.”
The patriotic parade begins at 10:30 a.m. at Franklin School, 850 E. Colton Ave.
Continuing on the festivities will be the 4th of July Band opening with their flag presentation at noon and a second concert at 1:30 p.m.
Guests can enjoy the park until gates open at Ted Runner stadium for the fireworks show, which will feature a flag program, accompanied by the Redlands 4th of July Band under the direction of Curtiss Allen Jr, followed by a fly-over by a USAF C-17 Globemaster III from March Air Reserve Base; 21st Century Skydiving; and the Redlands 4th of July Band “Soul Shake” live show.
General admission to the event is $10 in advance and $12 at the gate. Children under 3 will be admitted free.
Reserved seating is available for $15 and can be purchased at the City of Redlands City Manager’s office, 35 Cajon Street or at Sylvan Park, Section A the day of the event and at the Stadium Ticket Office at the University of Redlands.
Tickets can be purchased at the Redlands City Clerk’s Office, 35 Cajon St; Gerrard’s Market, 705 West Cypress at Center St.; Muffin Top Bakery, 233 East State St.; Starbucks Coffee 27512 W. Lugonia (Behind Famous Dave’s BBQ) @ Citrus Plaza; Redlands Daily Facts, 19 East Citrus Ave.; and University of Redland Hunsaker Center, 1200 East Colton Ave.