Alameda 4th of July Parade

2024 July 4th Parade

Alameda's 4th of July Parade is the longest in the nation with a route that spans 3.3 miles, attracting more than 170 entries and 2,500 participants. The Parade draws over 60,000 spectators from the region and entries include a full spectrum of Bay Area residents, including equestrians, dance troops, floats, antique cars, community groups, transported and marching bands from both the community and local schools, and more!

July 4th of Parade Entry Form

Join our Parade!  Click on the link below to reserve your spot in the 47th Annual City of Alameda 4th of July Parade!

  • NOTE:  Entries WILL NOT be accepted after 5:00 pm on Sunday, June 16, 2024
 Official City of Alameda 4th of July Parade Entry Form

Become a July 4th Parade Sponsor!

Volunteers Needed!

Want to help out with the Parade? Send us an email with your name, primary phone # and email address to: 

Classic & Convertible Cars & Drivers Needed!

We are looking for Drivers to provide a ride for the VIPs in the Parade.  You will be driving your own vehicle through the 3.2 mile Parade route.

  • PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Deadline:  Monday, June 17, 2024
  • Proof of Insurance and copy of your Driver's License are required and must be submitted at the time of registration

Classic & Convertible Cars & Drivers Application Form(PDF, 1MB)

Parade Route / Road Closures

Parade Route (PDF, 518KB)
Road Closures:  All vehicles must be cleared from the Parade Route by 4:00 am on July 4th.  Streets will begin closing at 7:00 am along the Parade route unless you are an Official Vehicle or in the Parade itself.


Before the day of the Parade, send an email to:

If you have questions or concerns the day of the event that need to be addressed, please call 510-337-8340


THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS (click on the logos for their websites):

 Alameda County Industries (ACI) Friends of the Parks
 Alameda Municipal Power (AMP)   West-Alameda-Business-Association.png Bay Ship
Jims Homestyle Cooking   Big Brothers Plumbing Inc Alameda Tiny Homes 2024  
Alameda Alliance For Health   Coast-Guard-Logo.jpg   The-Epoch-Times-Stacked_Logo-Color.jpg