News

Menlo Park: Revelers celebrate Fourth of July at annual parade

 
A woman celebrates the Fourth of July by participating in Menlo Park's annual parade. Photo by Sadie Stinson/The Almanac

Residents were dressed in their red, white and blue best for Menlo Park's annual Fourth of July parade and celebration on Thursday.

People paraded down Santa Cruz Avenue to Burgess Park beginning at 11:45 a.m., including children on decorated bikes and in wagons.

The parade was followed by an afternoon celebration at the park, where people listened to live music and enjoyed activities like carnival games, rock wall climbing and crafts.

Almanac photo intern Sadie Stinson captured scenes from the festivities. Here's a sampling of her photographs.

--

Sign up for Almanac Express to get news updates. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Or show your support for local journalism by subscribing.

What is democracy worth to you?
Support local journalism.

Comments

Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

All your news. All in one place. Every day.

Mountain Mike's Pizza arrives in Menlo Park
By Elena Kadvany | 8 comments | 3,107 views

Disposing of Disposables
By Sherry Listgarten | 21 comments | 1,964 views

Couples Counseling, Al Pacino Style
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,480 views

Expect Years of Unprecedented Traffic Congestion and More Empty Storefronts
By Dana Hendrickson | 9 comments | 577 views