Celebrate the 4th of July on the Oregon Coast or in Sunriver!

Celebrate the 4th of July on the Oregon Coast or in Sunriver!

Celebrate the 4th of July on the Oregon Coast or in Sunriver!

1 Jun 2018

Plan your perfect 4th of July vacation with Meredith Lodging. We can help you find the perfect property no matter where along the Oregon Coast you would like to celebrate – and we still have availability in Sunriver, too!  We have put together a list of all of the most-loved local celebrations and fireworks displays taking place this year. See below for our shortlist of our favorite ways to celebrate Independence Day in the cities where we have holiday availability.  You can call 1-877-778-9055 or browse our Oregon Vacation Rentals to book your holiday getaway.

Lincoln City/Depoe Bay/Gleneden

The communities of Lincoln City, Depoe Bay and Gleneden beach pull out all the stops for the 4th of July! Between a pancake breakfast, a craft and food fair, live music, a parade and a stunning firework display – there is fun for everyone from morning till night.  See below for a schedule of events and location information:


Gleneden Beach Community Club (110 Azalea St). Menu: Ham/sausage, eggs and all the pancakes one can eat.  Adults – $6 each, Children (4-10) – $3 each, Children under 4 – free


Eden Hall (6675 Gleneden Beach Loop Rd). Fun for the whole family! Arts, crafts, vendors, food, and music.


Glen Eden Beach.  View the parade route to find your spot to watch!  PLEASE NOTE: Please do not park along the parade route. Limited parking is available at Gleneden Beach State Park, located at the end of Wesler Rd and the Salishan Golf Club/Market Place lot. There will be a free shuttle to the parade bandstand.


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Free fireworks display over Siletz Bay in the Historic Taft District of Lincoln City beginning at dusk.


Limited free shuttle service will be offered for this year’s fireworks viewing. Parking for the shuttle is available on July 4th at Oregon Coast Community College and Taft High School in Lincoln City with a shuttle drop off point near Siletz Bay. The shuttle will operate on a continuous loop from 6pm until midnight.


Parking is permitted in the public parking lots and on the street throughout the Taft District. This area of Lincoln City becomes very busy during this event. Please be patient, exercise caution and plan early!

Book your 4th of July Lincoln City vacation rental with Meredith Lodging. Search your holiday dates for availability in our Lincoln City vacation rentals!

Browse our Depoe Bay vacation rental collection.

View our Gleneden vacation rental collection.


Newport is well-located on the coast to enjoy many of the nearby celebrations – and also has some famous fun planned each year in their own city.  In the morning, they will kick things off with the Newport Celebration Run:

Newport Celebration Run

July 4, 2018

8:30AM – 12:30 PM

Location:  Rogue Ales & Spirits

2320 Southeast Marine Science Drive

Newport, OR

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In the afternoon, there is an annual favorite that locals look forward to every year:  The Newport Symphony Free 4th of July concert:

Newport Symphony Free 4th of July Concert

4PM start

Newport Middle School

825 NE 7th Street

Newport, OR

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Yaquina Bay Fireworks at Dusk

This display is famous for the way the surrounding hills and mountains cause the explosions to echo and bounce, creating a cacophony of celebratory sound.  You can view the fireworks from many locations around town.


Celebrating the holiday in Seaside feels like a step-back in time with their carnival rides and celebrated boardwalk and promenade – not to mention their legendary beach and sunset views.  There is truly something for everyone every day in Seaside and the 4th of July is no exception! See below for a list of holiday events and information and view our available Seaside properties.

4th of July Old Fashioned Social

Seaside History Museum

11AM – food, music, games, cakewalk, Silent Auction, face painting, Seaside History Museum

Seaside 4th of July Fireworks Show

Set to music played on KSWB 840 AM

More than 10,000 attendees along the beach – hope to see you there! Read More Info


These beloved Oregon coast communities team-u to offer several days of fun to celebrate the 4th. It all kicks-off on July 3rd with

JULY 3RD/Waldport

Waldport warms-up the holiday with a pre-Independence Day fireworks display. 

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JULY 4TH – Yachats

On July 4th, the coastal community of Yachats kicks the celebrating into high gear – with a dawn to dusk schedule of events that are fun for everyone!

7:30AM – 11:30PM – 23rd Annual La De Da Parade and All-Day Celebration

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Schedule of Events:

Lion’s Pancake Breakfast

Yachats Lions Hall, W 4th & Pontiac.  All you can eat pancakes plus scrambled eggs, choice of sausage or ham, milk, tea or coffee.  Suggested donation of $7. Proceeds benefit local non-profit organizations

Pie and Ice Cream Social

W 3rd & Pontiac.  Yachats Ladies Club sponsors their famous delicious pie and ice cream social every Independence Day.  Just $4 per generous slice and a scoop of ice cream for an additional dollar. Beverages also available for purchase.  

Noon – La De Da Parade

Low-tech and lots of fun, this is many a local’s favorite Fourth of July tradition.  The fun starts at noon and meanders its merry way through downtown. Don’t miss the highlight of the day – the duck race at 2PM on the beach at the mouth of the Yachats river

Dusk – Yachats Fireworks Display

The display begins at dusk and is visible from all over town.  Locals pride themselves on putting on a spectacular show.

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Sunriver is a great place to celebrate the 4th!  With miles of bike paths, sparkling pools and a vibrant community village full of activities, Sunriver Resort has so much to offer families on vacation.  The Village at Sunriver has a full day of fun planned -bike parades, music, bubble-gum blowing and watermelon eating contests, too! See below for a schedule of events for July 4th at the Village at Sunriver – and learn more here:  

9:30 – 10:30 – Staging for Bike Parade at the Sunriver Resort

10:30 – 11:00 – Bike Parade

11:00 – 4:00 – Sunriver 4th of July Festival

11:00 – 12:00 – Musical Entertainment

12:00 – 12:30 – Bike Parade Awards

12:30 – 1:00 – Bubble Gum Blowing Contest

1:00 – 3:00 – Michael John

3:00 – 4:00 – Watermelon Eating Contest sponsored by Sunriver Country Store

Sunriver July 4th FUN RUN

Wed, July 4, 2018

7:00 AM – 9:00 AM PDT


Be sure to catch the Bend Fireworks Spectacular at Dusk

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