Happy July 4th, 2009 Santa Barbara CA - Fireworks Information
**All information provided by the city of Santa Barbara Location and time of the fireworks this year (2009)? Beginning at 9 p.m., Saturday, July 4th, another spectacular fireworks display sponsored by the City of Santa Barbara will take place at west beach (between the Harbor and Stearns Wharf). This year the Fireworks are being produced by Pyro Spectaculars and "The Show" is scheduled to last approximately 22 minutes and consists of 1500 "you know whats". Viewing is open to everyone and free of charge. Food and Drink Throughout the day you can come down to the beach and enjoy the food, beverage and craft vendors along Cabrillo Blvd. starting at noon and continuing up and through the fireworks display. July 4th, Parade The 46th Annual 4th of July Parade down State Street starts at 1 p.m. and the Santa Barbara Symphony and Santa Barbara Choral Society entertain at the courthouse beginning at 5 p.m. Music Live music will be featured during SPARKLE’s 2009 Freedom Celebration at West Beach beginning at 7pm and free to the public. Street Closures As is with every year, we are all encouraged to walk, bike, take the bus or carpool down to the waterfront to help with the traffic situation.
- Cabrillo Blvd. between Castillo Street and Calle Cesar Chavez will be shut down to ALL traffic no later than 6pm and opened as quickly as possible upon the conclusion of the fireworks
- Many streets in the waterfront area will be one way only or closed after 5pm. Closure times may vary subject to traffic and parking situations.