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Martinez 4th of July Parade

May 29, 2017 09:51PM ● By Jennifer Neys

4th of July Parade

The 9th annual parade is on Tuesday, July 4, in downtown Martinez. A pancake breakfast, sponsored by Roxx on Main, 627 Main St., is from 8am-10am. The flag raising ceremony at Veterans Memorial Building, 930 Ward St., begins at 9am, and the hometown parade on Main St. begins at 10am at Court St. & Main St. and ends at Alhambra Ave. & Main.

Again this year will be a Kids Decorated Bike Parade. The kids will be at the beginning of the parade, and all kids entered will receive an award. Come with a decorated bike and meet at the parade staging area at Court & Main St. Awards will be presented immediately following the parade at the judges reviewing platform. For a parade entry application, visit or call (925) 228-3577. Download and email, fax, or mail to the Main Street office no later than June 15. The Martinez 4th of July Fireworks Show at the Martinez Marina begins at 9:30pm.