Frequently Asked Questions


July 4th. The official parade starts at noon and lasts about 1 hour.

Downtown Main Street; Julian.  From Julian High School to Frank Lane Park.

Pre-Parade Events:
 – 9:00  – Main Street will be closed to traffic. 

– 10:00 -11:45 (In front of Brick Building – old bank)
Patriotic Musical Presentations
Live entertainment

– 11:45 (Volunteers will be given time to get back to seats)
The audience will be invited to assist with unfurling an enormous American flag and kick off the parade with a procession down Main Street. 

Post-parade events:
– Barbecue, music, dancing at the American Legion (located on Washington Street)
– Julian Woman’s Club Historic Quilt Show at the Julian  Town Hall

Things you should know:
– Main Street closes to traffic at 9:00 am. Please follow signs and  traffic control officers to alternate  routes and the nearest parking lots.
– FREE Public toilets will be available next to the brick building and behind the Julian  Town Hall.
– The parade staging area on Cape Horn  and at the Julian Elementary School are for participants only.

Support next year’s parade

Every year we have annually designed, cotton, commemorative 4th of July t-shirts on sale.  Look for the three locations along the parade route and at select vendors in town.  Also, use the donate button on the left.

100% of ALL proceeds go directly to next year’s parade