4th of July

We are excited to announce the return of our traditional 4th of July celebration, featuring the "Biggest Little Parade" and a grand picnic in the park!

The parade kicks off at 11:30 AM at Upper Manning Park and will include walkers, riders, animals, and vehicles, all decked out in festive 4th of July decorations. After the parade, participants and spectators will head to Lower Manning Park for an afternoon picnic filled with live music, pie-eating contests, games, and more!

Enter the parade or be a sponsor! 

Event Timeline

  • 10:30am - Parade Line-Up/Staging
  • 11:30am - Parade Starts
  • 12:00pm - Picnic in the Park

(Food will be available for purchase at food trucks. Beer and wine will be available for purchase from local vendors.)


Enter the parade or be a sponsor!

Parade Entry Fee

The $20 parade entry fee for the 4th of July parade includes the following details:

  1. Participation Rights: The fee allows individuals, groups, or organizations to participate in the parade, giving them the opportunity to showcase their floats, costumes, vehicles, or performances.
  2. Event Costs: The fee helps cover the costs associated with organizing the parade, including permits, security, clean-up, and other logistical needs to ensure a safe and enjoyable event for all participants and spectators.
  3. Entry Number and Placement: Participants will receive an entry number and be assigned a position in the parade lineup. This ensures a smooth flow of the parade and helps organizers manage the event efficiently.
  4. Benefits and Exposure: Participating in the parade provides visibility and exposure for businesses, community groups, and individuals. It’s an opportunity to engage with the community, celebrate the holiday, and promote their message or cause.

Participants are encouraged to bring their creativity and enthusiasm to the Village 4th parade, making it a memorable experience for everyone involved! 


4th of July Event Sponsorships

Sponsorship Tiers: Various tiers of sponsorship are available, each offering different levels of benefits. Below is a general description of what sponsors can expect to receive:

Stars & Stripes ($5,000)

1. Premier Placement:

  • Logo/Name on Marketing Materials: Prominent placement of your logo or name on all event marketing materials.
  • Website and Social Media: Featured prominently on the event website and social media platforms.

2. Parade Entry:

  • VIP Parade Entry: Premium position in the parade lineup.
  • Vehicle/Float Branding: Opportunity to brand a vehicle or float with your company's logo.

3. On-Site Presence:

  • Booth Space: Prime booth space at the event for direct interaction with attendees.
  • Stage Mentions: Acknowledgment from the main stage at the event.

4. Media Exposure:

  • Acknowledgement in the Montecito Journal

Patriot ($2,500)

1. Logo/Name Visibility:

  • Marketing Materials: Placement of your logo or name on all event marketing materials.
  • Website and Social Media: Featured on the event website and social media platforms.

2. Parade Entry:

  • Preferred Parade Entry: Priority position in the parade lineup.
  • Vehicle/Float Branding: Opportunity to brand a vehicle or float with your company's logo.

3. On-Site Presence:

  • Booth Space: Standard booth space at the event.
  • Stage Mentions: Acknowledgment from the main stage at the event.

4. Media Exposure:

  • Acknowledgement in the Montecito Journal

Old Glory ($1,000)

1. Logo/Name Visibility:

  • Marketing Materials: Inclusion of your logo or name on marketing materials.
  • Website and Social Media: Listed on the event website and social media.

2. Parade Entry:

  • Standard Parade Entry: Standard position in the parade lineup.
  • Vehicle/Float Branding: Opportunity to brand a vehicle or float with your company's logo.

3. Media Exposure:

  • Acknowledgement in the Montecito Journal

Firecracker ($500)

1. Logo/Name Visibility:

  • Marketing Materials: Inclusion of your logo or name on marketing materials.
  • Website and Social Media: Listed on the event website and social media.

2. Media Exposure:

  • Acknowledgement in the Montecito Journal

Sparkler ($250)

1. Logo/Name Visibility:

  • Marketing Materials: Inclusion of your logo or name on marketing materials.
  • Website and Social Media: Listed on the event website and social media.

By sponsoring the 4th of July event, businesses and organizations not only gain significant exposure and marketing benefits but also contribute to the success of a cherished community celebration, enhancing their brand image and community goodwill.

We are in the process of adding all of our parade information and a sign-up form. If you would like an email update when we are ready to go, please email info@montecitoassociation.org.


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  Product Unit Price Quantity Total
Sponsorship - Stars & Stripes Sponsorship - Stars & Stripes

Price each $5000.00

$5000.00
Sponsorship - Patriot Sponsorship - Patriot

Price each $2500.00

$2500.00
Sponsorship - Old Glory Sponsorship - Old Glory

Price each $1000.00

$1000.00
Sponsorship - Fire Cracker Sponsorship - Fire Cracker

Price each $500.00

$500.00
Sponsorship - Sparkler Sponsorship - Sparkler

Price each $250.00

$250.00
4th of July Parade Entry 4th of July Parade Entry

Price each $20.00

$20.00
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