Star Spangled Bonita



light up the night in Bonita Springs


"best show in all SWFL"

The City of Bonita Springs will once again celebrate Independence Day with the annual Star Spangled Bonita event at Riverside Park. The event will feature music, children’s activities, eating contests, an old-fashioned bed race and a laser light show and fireworks display.

 7:30 am 5K Race Begins

9 am Parade Starts

4 pm Bed Race Starts

4 pm Party in the Park

5 pm Cupcake Wars

Headlining the show this year : the Sarah Hadeka Band

The Liles Artists’ Cottages will also be open to the public.
The red, white and blue celebration is from 4 to 9 p.m. at Riverside Park in the historic district of Bonita Springs on Old U.S. 41 and Pennsylvania Avenue. Admission to Star Spangled Bonita is free to the entire community. Food and beverages will be available for purchase with proceeds going to the Bonita Springs Assistance Office.

  •  bring a chair
  • water bottle
  •  bug spray advisable
  • parking can be found along all the side streets
  • Look for us in the vacinity right of the sound booth


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  • A former member
    A former member

    Thanks Lareen for hosting this again this year. Great fun, great fireworks and lazer show.

    2 · July 5, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Was there for a little bit.. Left early because we weren't feeling well. Hope everyone has fun.

    July 4, 2013

  • The H.

    Still hoping to stop by later today...

    2 · July 4, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Just do it

      July 4, 2013

  • Lou

    How's the weather in Bonita raining in Naples hoping for the best anybody have an update

    July 4, 2013

    • Lareen

      Clear and hoping to miss your Naples rain

      July 4, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member


    July 4, 2013

  • Katie P.

    My parents came into town.

    July 4, 2013

  • Dale

    Will try to make it have no plans as of yet waiting to hear

    July 3, 2013

  • Alessandra

    Change in plans i mabe able to make it after 6 for the fireworks but not sure

    July 3, 2013

  • Lou

    the Sarah Hadeka Band
    Check out her website

    July 1, 2013

  • Lou

    I've heard Sarah play a couple times solo on her guitar and on the piano she's awesome so with the full band behind here I think the music will be pretty good.

    July 1, 2013

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