Celebrate 4th of July at the 2019 Ken Grody Ford Beach Bash!

Celebrate Independence Day with the largest beach party of the year!

A full day of music and fun for all, featuring; Live set by Dj Mike, Food trucks, specialty vendors, Margaritaville serving adult beverages, an expanded kids’ fun zone, cash prizes, a chance to win a 2019 Ford Ranger and a Fireworks Show Finale!

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This event is for authorized military personnel with valid DOD ID card (active duty, retirees, reservists, and family members) and their sponsored guests. All sponsored guests must be with the authorized military ID card holder at all times. Personnel without authorization or not with their sponsor will be removed from the installation. Remember to bring your ID to the beach! – All prizes are for authorized patrons and will require valid military ID prior to collecting any winnings!

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Schedule

6am
Del Mar Beach Opens for Patrons

8am
Sponsors and Vendors are open

9am
Family Fun Zone Open

10am
Food Vendors and Margaritaville Open, DJ music begins

2pm
Ken Grody Ford 2019 Ford Ranger Truck Giveaway
$500 MCX Gift Card Giveaway

4pm
Family Fun Zone Closes

7pm
Margaritaville Closes

9pm
Fireworks Show Finale

10pm
Beach Closed

Concessions and Vendors

Concessions

Dunkin’ Donuts

Iced Coffee and Baked Goods

Porter’s BBQ

Ribs and More

Ramone’s Mexican BBQ

Traditional Mexican BBQ

Smokey Jake’s BBQ

Classic American BBQ 

Margaritaville

Margaritas, Beer and more

Dippin Dots

Flash-frozen ice cream sensation

Food Dood

Mexican/American Fusion

Windy City Eats

Popular Chicago Eats

Hot Dog on a Stick

Lemonade and Hot Dogs

California Pizza Kitchen

Global flavors with a California twist!

LJ’s Hawaiian Shave Ice

Shaved Ice, Lemonade and funnel cake

The Grill Food Truck

Your Favorite Americana Treats

Aloha Acai Bowls

Fresh to order

Vendors

Sandez Mexican art and Apparel
Thick woven, hoodie-style ponchos and Mexican blankets available. Perfect for your 4th of July celebration!

I Love Your Style
Unique clothing, apparel, accessories, jewelry, artisan goods and products.

WetSeat Covers
Water resistant and great for active lifestyles and of course your post-race travel after a day at the beach!

Wildfire TV
The Wildfire Smart TV box comes fully customized to use anywhere near your internet router. Simply plug in and play and start watching today.

The Sports CaveSports
Memorabilia to include hats, mugs, blankets and more. Show off your favorite team at the beach!

Chones Hot Sauce

Handcrafted from four unique hot chili pepper varieties, and the perfect blend of onion and garlic. All natural, fresh, high quality ingredients create a taste that epitomizes life in the California Riviera. Use this extraordinary sauce to add intensity to any of your favorite foods “All Killer, No Filler”

Mills Custom Art
Personal crafted poster

Camp Allegiance
 T-shirts

Vinson Magic
Magic Tricks

Luke Dry Goods
3D Cards

Map

Jul 4 Hours of Operation
MCX 21 Area  | 5am-6pm

HOT Fresh Razor Coffee, MCX Beer (in cans) and Ice, MCX Summer Toys, Beach Chairs, Umbrellas, Coolers and Propane Grills! Great place to stop and stock up for the beach!

Summer Sale June 19-Jul 4

Know Before You Go!

Do's

✓ Bring plenty of water.
✓ You can arrive early; the beach opens at 6 am.
✓ Bring your military ID; it is needed to claim the giveaways, and get sponsored guests in the gate and on the beach.
✓ Civilians are allowed with authorized patrons.
✓ Don’t forget sunscreen, sunglasses and a hat.
✓ Only small tents with open walls are allowed. Tents will not be allowed east of the blue umbrellas.
✓ Lifeguards and first aid will be available.
✓ Small gas grills allowed, you may bring firewood for designated fire pits.

Don'ts

X No Glass bottles, coolers will be checked!
X No Kegs allowed.
X Don’t leave your belongings unattended.
X No tailgating before, after or during the event.
X Don’t set up blankets or belongings in high tide zone.
X Tram service is not available from the overflow parking (Formerly Sharky’s).
X No Drones of any size will be allowed.
X No pets, only service dogs are permitted.

Important Information

Prize Eligibility 

All active duty, retired and reserve military personnel and their authorized dependents 18 years and older. WINNER MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN. If your name is drawn, you will have time only for “One Song” to report to the stage with your military identification.

Lost Children

Please educate your children to go to the nearest Lifeguard Tower if they get lost. Lifeguards suggest using a permanent marker and writing the tower number on their hand of the closest one you’re sitting near.

Accessible Parking 

Traffic guards will direct patrons with a disability and appropriate placard to available parking.

Del Mar Housing Delays Notice

Housing residents will experience delays but will be permitted to come and go from their homes during the day. Evening hours exit traffic will create more traffic concerns.

Explore Camp Pendleton Lodging

Directions & Parking

Please watch for PMO signage and directions. PMO will guide you to the appropriate parking area when you arrive. Parking is on a first come, first served basis.

All of this year’s Beach Bash parking will require some walking, be sure to wear comfortable shoes. Bus’s or Trams will not be in service this year. Parking to accommodate people with disabilities will be available at the beach. The appropriate placard or plates are required.

Take I-5 North
Exit 54B Camp Pendleton
Enter MCB Camp Pendleton Main Gate (Stay in the far right lane upon entering)
Turn right onto Wire Mountain Rd
Turn right at the following intersection towards Del Mar Beach
Follow the overpass over Vandergrift and continue along the bridge that leads over the 1-5 into Del Mar Area
After crossing the bridges, the road becomes A Street
Turn left onto 12th St
End at Building 210841, Guest Services Office, on the right

Use this address for GPS: 210841, 12th St, Camp Pendleton North, CA 92055

Take the I-5 South
Exit 54C Oceanside Harbor Drive/Camp Pendleton
Make a Left on Harbor Drive
Enter MCB Camp Pendleton Main Gate (Stay in the far right lane upon entering)
Turn right onto Wire Mountain Rd
Turn right at the following intersection towards Del Mar Beach
Follow the overpass over Vandergrift and continue along the bridge that leads over the 1-5 into Del Mar Area
After crossing the bridges, the road becomes A Street
Turn left onto 12th St
End at Building 210841, Guest Services Office, on the right

Use this address for GPS: 210841, 12th St, Camp Pendleton North, CA 92055

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