Fourth of July Fireworks and Parade in Sebastian, Florida

Fourth of July in Sebastian, Florida.

Sebastian residents know they can always find family-friendly patriotic ways to celebrate the Fourth of July, whether it be a parade, the freedom festivities at Riverview park, or watching our spectacular fireworks.  

Here is a rundown of Parades, Festivals, Live Music, and Fireworks in/around Sebastian for Sunday, July 3, 2022, and Monday, July 4, 2022.  

51st Annual Freedom Festival – City of Sebastian/Sebastian Lion’s Club 

The parade will Monday, July 4, 2022, at 8:30 am beginning at Davis Street & Indian River Drive. The route will proceed south on Indian River Drive past Riverview Park.

The 51st Annual Freedom Festival in Riverview Park will be from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm and include family-friendly contests, live music, and fireworks over the Indian River.  

Schedule of Events

  • 8:30 am – Parade (Davis Street/Indian River Drive)  
  • 10:00 am – Hula-Hoop Contest 
  • 11:00 am to 1:00 pm – Music by Scot (Country /Rock/Patriotic)
  • 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm – Watermelon Eating Contest at the Bandstand (no hands allowed) Melons donated by Sebastian Wal-Mart SuperCenter
  • 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm – Daddy Wags Band
  • 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm – Karaoke Contest held by VFW Commander John Haskins ($50.00 Grand Prize)
  • 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm – Pizza Eating Contest (Courtesy of Papa John’s)
  • 6:00 pm – Bobby Owen Band (Country/Blues/Oldies)
  • 9:00 pm – Fireworks will begin

For more information, visit the City of Sebastian’s website. Riverview Park is located at US-1 & Co Rd 512, in Sebastian.

Independence Day Celebration (Barefoot Bay)

Barefoot Bay will be hosting an Independence Day Celebration on Sunday, July 3, 2022, with a Golf Cart Parade, Live Music, and Food Truck.

The Golf Cart Parade will begin at 11:00 am behind the shopping plaza in the field behind RJ’s Family Restaurant and Holy Cannoli Bakery. Participants should arrive no later than 10:30 am. There will be prizes for the best cart immediately following the parade under the oaks. (Must have a Barefoot Bay Pass or Visitors Pass for Events)

  • 11:00 am – Parade Begins
  • 11:00 am – 7:00 pm – Food Trailer Open at Pool 1
  • 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm – DJ Dougie by Pool 1
  • 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Rob, Beth & Toni (Lake Stage) Pool 1
  • 9:00 pm – Fireworks (Lakeside)

For more information about this Independence Day Celebration, call the Barefoot Bay administration office at (772)664-3141.  

Captain Hirams Resort 

Capt Hirams Resort will be having its Fourth of July Celebration on Sunday, July 3, 2022, from 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm on the sandbar with burgers & hotdogs from the grill served with baked beans and cole slaw.    

Music Line-Up

  • 2:00 pm – Adwela & The Uprising
  • 4:30 pm – Top Hill Crew
  • 6:00 pm – Karaoke

For additional information, call Capt Hirams Resort at (772)388-8588. The Capt Hirams Sandbar is located at 1606 Indian River Drive, Sebastian, Fl 32958.

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