Independence Day Celebration

Honor our Heroes, Celebrate our Freedom

Friday, July 4, 2014

Moonlight Amphitheatre // Brengle Terrace Park
1200 Vale Terrace Drive


7:00 am: Brengle Terrace Park opens.
5:00 pm: Moonlight Amphitheatre opens.
6:00 pm: Light Up the Night Dinner begins.
7:00 pm: Ceremonial Program on stage: Military Heroes Salute.
7:30 - 10:00 pm: Get Back Loretta performs on the Moonlight Stage.
9:00 pm: Fireworks!


$5 admission per person to the Amphitheatre. Children five and under are free. Active and retired military and their immediate family receive free admission (with military ID).
$15 for parking at Brengle Terrace Park.
$30 for recreational vehicle parking at Brengle Terrace Park.

Information to Know

Food and non-alcoholic beverages are permitted inside the Moonlight Amphitheatre. Alcoholic beverages may not be brought inside the Amphitheatre. Beer and wine will be sold at the Amphitheatre's Artisan Café. The Café will be open during the event selling an assortment of patriotic fare, snacks, and beverages.

Road Closures

(July 4 around Brengle Terrace Park - list)

Light Up the Night Dinner

Served by the Artisan Café and prepared by Chef DK Catering, the BBQ Buffet menu includes: smoked beef brisket, pulled pork, BBQ chicken, ranch style beans, green salad, potato salad, jalapeño corn bread, and dessert. Veggie burgers are available upon request.

Tickets are $60 for adults, and $40 for children ten-years and younger. Table seating for eight available for $450. All tickets include premium table seating, VIP parking, the BBQ buffet, admission into the Amphitheatre, and the best views of the fireworks display. Reservations must be made by June 20 by calling 760.726.1340, ext. 1144 or 1575.

Military Honorees

The City of Vista will honor three military heroes on the Moonlight stage at 7:00 pm. This years' honorees are Sergeant Major Harris Chuck, USMC (retired), Sergeant Major Mike D. Mervosh, USMC (retired), and Sergeant Miguel Ortiz (in memory of).


Get Back Loretta
Get Back Loretta will rock the Moonlight Amphitheatre stage between 7:30 pm and 10 pm. Read more about this band.

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