Annual event promises fun for whole family

June 20, 2017 by  

The 4th of July Celebration in nearby Moraga is returning this year.

The day promises to be filled with plenty of family-friendly activities and lots of fun.

The celebration will start off at 8:00 AM with the Fun Run and Kiddie Races at Moraga Shopping Center. Proceeds from the event will be donated to Campolindo High School. This consists of a 2-mile run/walk and a 5-mile run; both are for people aged 12 and up and fees are $25 per person until June 20. Competition is divided up into age divisions and every participant will receive a bib and a t-shirt. The Kiddie Races cost $10 until July 3.

Also taking place is the Dog Parade from 8:45 to 10:30 AM. Every dog that participates will get an award and a treat. Registration is free.

Other activities expected will be a children’s bike parade, games and a musical concert.

The event will conclude with a fireworks display; organizers are still accepting cash donations to support this activity.

No doubt many residents of nearby Lafayette will be attending this annual celebration. To advertise, organizers often invest in flyers that can be placed in local newspapers.

The 4th of July Celebration will take place at Moraga Commons Park from 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM. Admission is free. Call 925-888-7050 for the most current information.