From San Mateo County Times 7/1/11. On Monday, there will be no shortage of parades to choose from. Foster City, Half Moon Bay, Menlo Park, Pacifica and Redwood City will hold patriotic processions of various sizes. Among the myriad other activities countywide, Foster City will feature a dog show, while Redwood City will host a 5K fun run. When night falls, Half Moon Bay will witness the return of its fireworks, thanks to the fundraising effort of American Legion Post 474. The show will take place at Pillar Point Harbor. In Foster City, the pyrotechnics are scheduled for 9:30 p.m. at Leo J. Ryan Memorial Park....
Foster City. When: 8 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday. What: Food, music, activities, fireworks (Leo Ryan Park)
More information: 650-286-3380, email@example.com
Half Moon Bay. When: Noon till after dark Monday. What: Parade (noon-1 p.m., Main Street); festival and fireworks (11 a.m. till after dark, Harbor illage). More information: 650-726-5705 (parade), www.grubtownarmy.com (festival)
Menlo Park. When: 11:45 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Monday. What: Parade (11:45 p.m., Chestnut Street and Santa Cruz Avenue); festival (noon, Burgess Park)
Pacifica. When: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday. What: Festival (Frontierland Park). More information: 650-738-7381
Redwood City. When: 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday. What: Pancake breakfast (7:30-10:30 a.m., 755 Marshall St.); Fun Run (8:45 a.m., Brewster and Arguello streets); parade (10 a.m., Brewster Avenue and Winslow Street), festival (9 a.m.-5 p.m., Bradford Street and Middlefield Road). More information www.parade.org."
Posted by Kathy Meeh