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Independence Day Celebration: Honor our Heroes, Celebrate our Freedom

1200 Vale Terrace Drive
Vista, CA 92084

Region: North County Inland
Date: July 4 - July 4, 2014

Time: 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Price: $5-$60

Venue: Moonlight Amphitheatre

Celebrate the 4th of July in Vista with live music, a delicious dinner and fireworks!


  • 7:00 AM: Brengle Terrace Park opens
  • 5:00 PM: Moonlight Amphitheatre opens
  • 6:00 PM: Light Up the Night Dinner begins
  • 7:00 PM: Ceremonial Program on stage: Military Heroes Salute
  • 7:30 to 10:00 pm: Get Back Loretta performs on the Moonlight Stage
  • 9:00 PM: Fireworks!

Light Up the Night Dinner

Served by the Artisan Café and prepared by Chef DK Catering, the BBQ Buffet menu includes: smoked beef brisket, pulled pork, BBQ chicken, ranch style beans, green salad, potato salad, jalapeño corn bread, and dessert. Veggie burgers are available upon request.

Military Honorees

The City of Vista will honor three military heroes on the Moonlight stage at 7:00 pm. This years' honorees are Sergeant Major Harris Chuck, USMC (retired), Sergeant Major Mike D. Mervosh, USMC (retired), and Sergeant Miguel Ortiz (in memory of).


Get Back Loretta will rock the Moonlight Amphitheatre stage between 7:30 PM and 10:00 PM.

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