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Freedom Festival 2022- Join us for fun and fireworks on San Diego Bay!

Naval Base Point Loma, Harbor Drive | Nimitz Blvd & Harbor Drive, 32444 Echo Lane | San Diego, CA 92147

The annual Freedom Festival celebration is back! Join family, friends and community for a day of national pride. Featuring: tailgating, family fun, entertainment, festival food and more. Call 619-553-4366 for more information.

The event is open to military families, retirees, reservists and DoD employees.

 

Schedule

3-8 PM

  • Carnival Games
  • Inflatable Zone
  • Sports Challenges
  • Trackless Train
  • Rock Climbing Wall
  • Bungie Trampoline

3-4 PM

  • Doubles Corn Hole Tournament Check-In & Registration

4-8PM

  • Doubles Corn Hole Tournament

5:30 PM

  • Kids Fire Cracker Run (ages 5-12)
    All Participants receive a T-Shirt and Popsicle

9 PM

  • Fire Works Viewing

Tailgating

Call today and reserve your Tailgating space for Freedom Festival 2022!
 
Basic Site: $80 I Premium Site: $100 Elite Site: $125 
Check-In: 1100 to 1400 
Registration closes June 20th 
Reservations: 619-524-6498 
 

Restrictions

  • BBQ's restricted to Tailgate area only
  • No pets
  • No glass
  • No loud muisc

 

Volunteers

Volunteer your time to our Naval Base Point Loma community! Enthusiastic and hard-working volunteers are needed to assist with this year's Freedom Festival. A letter of appreciation and thank you gift will be given to those who fulfill a complete volunteer shift. Limit one per volunteer. Plus, if you volunteer on Monday, July 4th, you’re perfectly positioned to watching the spectacular fireworks!

Volunteer Shift times

  • Friday, July 1; 8 am-Noon (4 hrs)
  • Friday, July 1; 1-4 pm (3 hrs)
  • Monday, July 4; 1-6 pm (5 hrs)
  • Monday, July 4; 5-10 pm (5 hrs)
  • Tuesday, July 5; 9-Noon (3 hrs)
     

For more information please contact volunteers.nbplmwr@gmail.com

FAQ

What to Leave at Home

  • Pets
  • Glass containers
  • Bicycles, Skateboards, Scooters
  • Fireworks including sparklers

Getting to The Event

  • Parking for the event is off base, please adhere to all street parking laws
  • Liberty Station, NTC Branch, Overflow Parking
  • Base access is limited to pedestrians
  • Be prepared for security inspection

What to Expect

  • BBQ’s are limited to tailgating spaces only. Please call Marina for availability: 619-524-6498
  • Canopies/Tents are allowed but must be weighted down, no stakes will be allowed in the grass or artificial turf
  • You can bring your own food and drinks
  • 21+ Wristbands are required for alcohol consumption 
  • All Fireworks Viewing areas are considered open seating and is first come first serve
  • All MWR Facilities will be closed; including Gym, Marina and AKC
  • Stollers and wagons are permitted
  • Food and drinks will be available for purchase
  • We have activities for all ages, including Inflatables and Games
  • Corn Hole Tournament ages 15 and over
  • Kids firecracker run ages 5-12

Freedom Festival 2022 is proudly presented by: Coldwell Banker West, Liberty Military Housing, EDCO, Naval Base Point Loma and MWR Programs

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