Things To Do in Pismo Beach & The 5 Cities

4th of July Events

Fireworks at the Pismo Beach Pier

The annual 4th of July celebration takes place from 9 AM – 9 PM at the Pismo Beach pier lot and surrounding areas. Come celebrate our independence with DJs, street vendors, and an all around FUN time for the whole family! The firework show starts at sundown and will be kicked off with the national anthem (around 7-8:00 PM).

Pismo Beach 4th of July

Avila Beach 4th of July Doggie Parade & Pancake Breakfast

Pancake breakfast is only $7 and dogs can be registered for the parade on their website (link below). Breakfast starts at 8:00 AM, the cutest parade you will ever see follows at 11:00 AM at the Avila Beach Community Center.

Avila Beach 4th of July Boat Parade

Watch the beautifully lit up boats float through the water at the Cal Poly Pier, starting at 11:30 AM and moving through the bay at noon. Presented by the San Luis Yacht Club.

What Can We do in the 5 Cities – Pismo Beach?

Explore all of the fun and exciting things to do in Pismo Beach and the surrounding areas. Splash, surf, walk, ride, shop, dance, play, dine, or go fly a kite!  With tons of activities available daily and events taking place every month, there is always something to do.  Whether you are visiting with the kids or having a romantic getaway, Pismo Beach has the activities and attractions to make it a perfect trip.  If you are ready to sight-see beyond Pismo, be sure to check out the nearby communities in San Luis Obispo County. You must take time to enjoy tastings at the local SLO Wineries. Experience Classic California!

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