For Immediate Release

43 Annual Red, White, and Boom Celebration

Contact: Sam Beukema
Department: Parks & Community Services
Phone: 760.726.1340 ext. 1574
Release Date: June 06, 2011

The City of Vista will celebrate America’s birthday with food, fun and fireworks for the 43rd annual Red, White & Boom celebration held in Brengle Terrace Park, 1200 Vale Terrace Drive. The park opens at 7:00 a.m. Food and beverages will be available for sale in the ampitheatre after 1:00 p.m.

The annual Independence Day celebration is free to the public. Parking is $10 per vehicle at the park. Parking and shuttle services are available at no charge from Vista High School, One Panther Way, Vista.

Guests will enjoy live musical entertainment at the state-of-the-art Moonlight Amphitheatre starting at 5:00 p.m. with The Peter Sprague Trio. The Fabulous Ultratones will rock the night away with music for all ages starting at 7:30 p.m. and playing until the fireworks begin at 9 p.m.

The annual Light Up the Night fundraising gourmet BBQ dinner, catered by Famous Dave’s, will precede the display in Brengle Terrace Park. Dinner includes: reserved VIP parking adjacent to the amphitheatre; a gourmet barbecue with beverages; and premium reserved seating in the Moonlight Amphitheatre for the fireworks display. Individual dinner tickets are available for $65 per person or $500 per table of eight. Dinner seating begins at 5:30 p.m. with service from 6-7:30 p.m. Reservations are required for dinner. Call (760) 726-1340 ext. 1571 for more information or to make reservations.

The annual celebration is funded through corporate sponsorships, community donations and proceeds from the Light Up the Night fundraising dinner. Sponsorship opportunities are still available. For more information, contact Sam Beukema at (760) 726-1340 ext. 1574.

2011 sponsors include: BioFilm, DJO Global and Tri-City Medical Center as title sponsors, Classic Containers, Datron World Communications, Denso Wireless Systems America, EDCO Waste & Recycling, Erickson-Hall Construction, Michael Ehrenfeld Company, Royal Paper Box, TriCorp, U.S. Foods, Walmart #2094, and Watkins Manufacturing.

For more information on the Fourth of July Celebration, contact Sam Beukema (760) 726-1340 ext. 1574.

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