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Dana Point's July 4th Fireworks Extravaganza
Date: 7/4/2010 9:00 PM
Location: Dana Point Harbor
34624 Golden Lantern
Dana Point, California 92629

Night LightsDon’t miss one of South Orange County’s best aerial fireworks displays right here in your own back yard! Gather the family and friends, tune your radio to KSBR 88.5FM, look toward the skies over Doheny State Beach and experience this patriotic extravaganza.

The fireworks are synchronized to a captivating musical score...if you haven’t heard the music with the fireworks, you’re only getting half the experience! Bring your radio to your favorite viewing spot and tune it to 88.5FM KSBR!

Free shuttle buses - Avoid the traffic jam! If you’re headed to the Harbor to view the fire-works, you’re not alone! Visitors from all over Southern California flock to Dana Point each year for this summer tradition. Local residents are encouraged to bike or walk to their favorite viewing spot to avoid the annual parking dif¬ficulties. FREE shuttle buses will make round trips from Dana Hills High School to Dana Point Harbor from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Bus stop at the corner of Dana Point Harbor Dr. and Golden Lantern. Please note that the last shuttle leaves the harbor at 11:30 p.m. Buses do not run dur-ing the fireworks show. If you must drive, plan ahead. Parking lots at Doheny State Beach and Dana Point Harbor fill up very early. Personal vehicle access to the harbor closes at 7:30 p.m.; only buses will be allowed in during the closure. Harbor access will reopen after the fireworks show traffic has cleared out (approx. 10:30 p.m.).

Prohibited Items On Shuttle Buses: alcohol, illegal drugs, pets (except service animals), fireworks, glass containers or large items, such as coolers or canopies. Folding strollers are permitted, however after the fireworks there is limited space on return buses, therefore your wait may be longer. 

See the Fireworks from the water - Fireworks cruise all Ages! This event is co-sponsored by Dana Wharf Sport Fishing. See the fireworks and beautiful harbor lights from the ocean on the sport fishing boat Sum Fun! Refreshments are provided; bring a folding chair if you wish to sit. Boat boards at 7:30 p.m. (note parking concerns listed at the left) and returns at 10:00 p.m. Boat departs from Dana Wharf Sport Fishing (in the harbor in front of Turks’). Register online at www. or by mail: complete the registration form and mail form and payment to City of Dana Point, 34052 Del Obispo St., Dana Point, CA 92629. For more information call (949) 248-3530.

#2620 Adults: 18-54 Years: $15
#2620 Seniors 55+ and Youth 4-17 Yrs.: $5
#2620 Kids 3 Yrs. & Under: FREE (registration req’d)

Fireworks dinner cruise on the Dana Pride: Dana Wharf Sport Fishing and Whale Watching offers a very Festive Dinner Cruise, Sunday, July 4th from 7:30 p.m. until the con¬clusion of the fireworks, approximately 9:30 p.m. BBQ buffet, featuring all your favorites and dessert. Prices are $79 for adults and $39 for children (3 and under are free!). Space is limited so please call to reserve. Pre-pay¬ment is required. Fireworks cruise without dinner also available, call for details. Buy tickets at or by phone at 1-800-979-3370.

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