Cabrillo National Monument Conservancy

Supporting Cabrillo National Monument, San Diego, California

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And the winners for our 1st Annual 4th of July Contest are:

Tom Wickstrom for this firework category entry

2013-07-04 _ THWickstrom _ Image 4

and Ashley Ta for this scenery category entry



What a fun event this has been and we want to thank all who participated in the contest.  The winners have been contacted about their entry status and winnings.


There are still plenty of events happening at the park to keep you busy for the rest of the year.  Here are just a few:

September 28 – October 14 is Centennial Artist-in-Residence exhibit

October 12 – 14 is Centennial Celebration Weekend

November 15 is Lighthouse Open Tower Day

December 7 – 8 is Air Raid Pearl Harbor Re-enactment.

Check back here for more special events for 2014 including dates for special after hours events (e. g. moonlit walks, nights of stars, and special guest lectures).



4 of July Thank You from our Chairman

Has this ever happened to you?

Fireworks explosiion july 4, 2012 Dan Diego CA

Well, it doesn’t have to this year.

Come and be

Above the Fireworks

4th of July at


6:30 PM to 10:30 PM

Come for the sunset, stay for the fireworks

Tickets are $35 per passenger vehicle

  • First time ever open to the public
  • Watch more than 6 different fireworks displays
  • Limited availability
  • What to bring:
    •  Chairs
    • Flashlights
    • Blankets

No alcohol, please

Tickets can be purchased at the Visitor Center Bookstore or online here


Cabrillo Poster v.03 print

CMNC 4th of July Photo Contest Rules