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2015 City of El Cerrito & worldOne 4th of July Festival
Celebrate Independence Day in El Cerrito and the annual admission-free family-friendly event.
The City of El Cerrito and worldOne present a day of fun, food and entertainment for the whole family!

Thousands of people are expected to celebrate Independence Day at the City of El Cerrito worldOne July 4th Festival on Saturday, July 4, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. with music on the Main Stage until 7:00 p.m. The  July 4th Festival  is held in beautiful Cerrito Vista Park, located at 950 Pomona Avenue in El Cerrito.

The fun begins on Friday July 3rd, with a free performance by the El Cerrito High School Jazz Ensemble with  Special Guest Erik Jekabson (5pm-7pm)

Saturday's admission-free family-friendly event is full of fun, food and entertainment.

Main Stage Performers include:

The event also includes:
  • Children’s fun area with carnival games, jump houses and rides
  • Circus Imagination
  • BrasArte (Brazilian music and dance )
  • hula-hooping with The Audacity of Hoop
  • Magical Nathaniel
  • El Cerrito Art Assoc. Art Show & Sale, plus demonstrations:
    • Sylvia Mori - 10am-12pm Mosaics for children
    • Peter Hewitt - 12pm-2pm Paper Mache
    • Milada Pajaczkowski - 2pm-4pm Oil
    • Shay Stephens - 2pm-4pm Portraiture
    • Rich Fowler - all day Printmaking
  • Creative Re-Use Crafting activity sponsored by the Arts & Culture Commission
  • Lots of great tasty food
  • Vendor booths by local business and service groups

Want to be a part of the fun?
For more information about how you can become a vendor or volunteer at the 2015 festival, call the Recreation Department at (510) 559-7000.

Non-Food Vendor Information and Registration

Online Submittal (online e-payment option)

        Download the Print Version (for mail or in-person registration)

Food Vendor Information and Registration

If you are interested in being a food vendor in 2015, contact Janet Bilbas at 559-7678

Become a Sponsor!

El Cerrito's 4th of July Festival is a massive  endeavor that would not be possible without the generous support of local businesses and organizations.  If you are interested in sponsoring this event, please click on the links below.  There are several opportunities and benefits for sponsoring organizations.

4th of July Sponsorship Levels and Benefits

4th of July Sponsorship Sign-Up Form

The City of El Cerrito/worldOne radio wishes to thank all our sponsors, performers, vendors and attendees!
Special thanks to Honda of El Cerrito, Marin Clean Energy (MCE), The Mechanics Bank, East Bay Sanitary, plus Sierra Nevada, The Natural Grocery Company, Maria-Tina Vision, Contra Costa Community College, WCCUSD, The Whole 9, RecycleMore, Olivero Plumbing, Safeway Bottling Company, Super 8, C.V.S., O'Reilly Auto Parts, J&P Properties, and other local businesses and individuals.

Watch the
2014 promo video!