Calendar of Events for Huntington Beach, California
MONDAY, JULY 4, 2005
4th Of July
Huntington Beach Events Times & Descriptions
July 4 , 2005 Surf City Run and Expo - You can register
Sunday, July 3rd, at Farmers & Merchants Bank on 17th & Yorktown in
Huntington Beach or on race morning at Worthy Park located at 17th & Main
beginning at 6:00 am. The Surf City Run is the annual kick-off to a full day
of activities for the City of Huntington Beach's Fourth of July Celebration.
Enjoy a fun and fast 5K course, then stay for the famous July Fourth
Fireworks show held off the beaches of Huntington Beach over the Pacific
Ocean. The race will begin promptly at 7:00 am with the Residents Run and
finish with the ever popular Kids Run. Race Features > Residents Division 5K
Run/Walk, presented by Mother's Market, exclusively for residents of
Huntington Beach. > Popular Thomas Kemper Soda Kids Run (all finishers
receive a medal. Kids runs are NOT timed) > Fitness Expo, presented by
Mountain High Yoghurt will feature music, food, games and the latest in
health and fitness. Race Course: All races will start and finish at
Huntington Beach High School on the corner of 17th Street and Main Street.
Entry fee: $30 includes t-shirt and expo.
> 6:00 a.m. Registration at the corner of 17th and Main
> 6:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Fitness Expo (Presented by Mountain High Yoghurt)
> 7:00 a.m. Mother's Market Huntington Beach Residents 5K Run/Walk
> 8:00 a.m. Open 5K
> 8:30 a.m. 5K Stroller Run
> 9:00 a.m. Thomas Kemper Soda Kids 1 Mile & 1/2 Mile Run
10:00 a.m. Parade Begins
Directions to the Race: All races will start and finish at Huntington Beach
High School on the corner of 17th Street and Main Street.
Directions: From the 405 take the Goldenwest Street exit. Travel South on
Goldenwest to Palm. Turn left on Palm and left on 17th Street to Main
Street. Awards- All Divisions: Awards for both the residents and open 5K
will be presented to the overall male and female winners and the top three
male and female finishers in each age group. The top three male and female
finishers in the Stroller Division will also receive awards. All Kid's Run
finishers will receive a finisher medal. The Thomas Kemper Soda Kids Run
will not be timed. www.surfcityrun.com
July 4, 2005 Pancake Breakfast - The
Kiwanis Club of Huntington Beach will be flipping the hot cakes for you!
Location: Lake Park, Main and 11th. Time: 6:30 - 10 am. Tickets $5 can be
purchased at the event.
July 4, 2005 Fourth Of July Bash Doors Open 8:00am at
Hurricane's Bar & Grill. Steak & Egg Breakfast. First 100 People Get A FREE
Fourth Of July T-Shirt. Live Entertainment. With DJ Peter G. Special Guest
Helicopter. $10 Cover. Hurricanes Bar & Grill, 200 Main Street Suite 201
Huntington Beach, Ca 92648 Call: (714) 374-0500.
July 4, 2005 Surf City Run Band Outer Wave sponsored by
Huntington Beach International Surfing Museum. Outer Wave is fast becoming a
favorite among traditional surf music lovers. This band played at the
Pacific Shoreline Marathon as well as Surfin' Sundays at the pier plaza.
They play with such great enthusiasm it's bound to stir up the crowd.The
July 4th Surf City 5K run, expo and concert to be held at Worthy Park. Time:
7:30 to 11:00 AM during the 5K Surf City Run, Admission: Concert is free.
Location: Worthy Park, next to Huntington Beach High School, 17th and Main
Street, Huntington Beach.
July 4, 2005 Vendor Exp at Pier Plaza - Booths with
giveaways such SoBe soft drinks,
Wienershnitzel "Dog Squad" handing out coupons for free chilidogs and
Tasty Freez ice cream cones and "The Delicious One" (costume character)
on site to take pictures with people and KFC will hand out coupons.
All proceeds support the 4th of July Celebration and free Fireworks Show on
July 4. Call Pat Stier: (714) 624-4842. Public is invited to attend free. Location: Pier Plaza at Pacific Coast Highway and Main
Street. Time: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
July 4, 2005 -
4th of July Parade - The largest Independence Day parade west of the Mississippi
River features more than 300 entries including bands, floats, film and
television celebrities, local dignitaries, equestrians and community groups.
The parade heads south to Main Street, proceeds up Main Street through the
downtown, ending at Yorktown and Main. Parking: Pacific Coast Highway is
closed between Beach Blvd. and Golden West Street between 6 a.m. and
approximately 1 p.m. or until the parade route is cleared. Parade viewers
can enter the downtown area off Golden West on Orange or Palm Avenues. "Staking
Out" an area for viewing is allowed after 7 a.m. on July 3rd. Items must
be removed by 2 p.m. on July 4th. Commemorative celebration merchandise and
bleacher seat tickets are available. Time: 10 a.m to 12:30 p.m. approx.
Location: Main Street from Pacific Coast Highway to Yorktown Ave. Phone:
July 4, 2005 Children's Village Expo - A special
“Children’s Village Expo” will be held on July 4th only, 1:00 – 7:30 p.m in
the first 2 blocks of Main Street. On pier plaza K-EARTH 101 will broadcast
live. There will be entertainment all afternoon with give-aways, surf band
music and trivia quizzes for prizes. Location: Main Street between Pacific
Coast Highway and Olive. Cost: Free admission.
July 4, 2005 Fireworks Show Launched from the
Huntington Beach Pier after dark. This free event is held in conjunction
with the 4th of July Celebration. Tickets for Pier seating are sold at
City Hall, 2000 Main Street between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. week days or at the
Huntington Beach Pier on July 2 and 3.
Cost:$15/person or $50/4. Time: 9 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Location: HB Pier &
July 4, 2005 Band - OPEN JAM With Greg Weins in
the CELEBRITY ROOM. Showtime: 8PM. Price: No cover! Just a $10 minimum order
per person. MONDAY MADNESS! DINNER SPECIALS w/ choice of soup or salad -
ONLY $7.95! Location: Martini Blues Supper Club, 5874 Edinger Avenue. Call:
714-840-2129 or Toll Free at (888)24-BLUES(25837. www.martiniblues.com
July 4, 2005 Band - Joey's Blues Band in the LEGENDS
ROOM. Door: 7:00PM. Show: 8:00PM. Price: No cover! Just a $10 minimum order
per person, Age: 21, valid ID required. Location: Martini Blues Supper Club,
5874 Edinger Avenue. Call: 714-840-2129 or Toll Free at (888)24-BLUES(25837.
July 4, 2005 Karaoke with Stan at Tumbleweeds Bar & Grill,
featuring the best food, fun and music from rock to blues. Begins after 8
p.m. Food served until Midnight every night. Location: 21094 S. Beach
Boulevard, Huntington Beach, CA, Call: (714) 960-2776. www.tumbleweedshb.com
July 4, 2005 Movies - Edwards Charter 5 - NOW PLAYING -
Batman Begins Rated (PG-13) • 2 hrs. 20 min. (12:30), (3:45), 7:20, 10:40;
Bewitched Rated (PG-13) • 1 hr. 30 min. (1:15), (4:15), 7:40, 10:20; Herbie:
Fully Loaded Rated (G) • 1 hr. 32 min. (12:45), (4:00), 7:10, 10:10; Star
Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Rated (PG-13) • 2 hrs. 26 min.
(12:00), (3:30), 7:00, 10:15; War of the Worlds Rated (PG-13) • 1 hr. 59
min. (1:00), (4:30), 7:30, 10:30. Ticket price: $6.50/matinee; $9/adult;
$7/student; $6.50/senior; $6/child. Location: Edwards Charter Centre 5, 7822
Warner Ave., Huntington Beach, CA 92647. Call: 714-841-0770.
July 4, 2005 Band - Blues Bar-BQ at Hyatt Regency -
plays blues, jump, swing and boogie woogie. Location: 21500 Pacific Coast
Highway, Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa, on the patio
outside Pete Mallory's Grill, (714) 698-1234. Time: 5 - 8 p.m.
July 4, 2005 4TH OF JULY featuring the KINGSTON TRIO in a
star-spangled celebration honoring American heroes narrated by Wheel of
Fortune host Pat Sajack. Doors open 7:00 PM Concert: 8 p.m. Location: 8808
Irvine Center Drive Irvine, CA 92618. Cost: Single tickets are priced from
$18 to $101, with children under age 14 half-price. Pacific Symphony ticket
office at (714) 755-5799. www.pacificsymphony.org
does not guarantee accuracy of information as events are subject to change.