Marching in the 4th of July Parade

The 4th of July has come and gone, and the 55th Anniversary Edition of the World’s Shortest parade is one for the history books. I’ve watched many of these parades roll by over the years, but I’d never actually been in the parade until this year – and many of you never have, either! So […]

Cafe Rio 5th Anniversary & 4th of July Celebration

The folks at Cafe Rio (located down in the Rio del Mar Beach flats) are poised for a double celebration this weekend!  They’re celebrating both their 5th Anniversary as well as the 4th of July! To celebrate, they’ll have a special menu from 12:00 to 5:00 PM on the 4th of July.  There will be an […]

Register for the 4th of July 2016 Parade!

The end of the school year is right around the corner, so that means it’s time once again to start preparing for the World’s Shortest Parade!  This year’s theme is “Team up for America”.  As usual, there will be pancake breakfast from 7:00 to 10:00 AM in the parking lot of Burger.  The parade itself […]

Aptos 4th of July Parade

The annual Aptos 4th of July parade – also known as the World’s Shortest Parade – is held every 4th of July in Aptos. It starts at the intersection of State Park Drive and ends up at Aptos Village Park, near Aptos Village. The parade is sponsored by the Aptos Chamber of Commerce, and kicks […]

Support the Aptos 4th of July Parade

Show your Aptos spirit and help support the Aptos 4th of July Parade! The annual World’s Shortest Parade on the 4th of July is right around the corner! It may look easy, but actually putting on this event is a herculean task! The Aptos Chamber of Commerce is looking for volunteers for both the pancake […]