frequently asked questions

When and where will Red, White and Boom take place in the Cape?
It will take place on Sunday, July 4, 2021 from 5-10pm in downtown Cape Coral, right before the Cape Coral Parkway Bridge. The bridge will be closed off, as well as the North end of Cape Coral Parkway from 3 am on July 4 until 3 am on July 5.

What activities will take place at this event?

There will be plenty of vendors with food and drinks. Amazing stage entertainment includes national country acts. The American Fireworks Spectacular will end the night with a bang starting at 9:30 pm. See the schedule of entertainment below.

5:00 pm - TBA

6:30 pm - TBA
8:00 pm - TBA
9:30 pm - American Fireworks Spectacular

How much is it to attend Red, White & Boom?
This event is free to attend; however, The VIP BOOM Pass has a cost associated, with tickets available for purchase in advance. 

Can I volunteer? What positions are available?
Yes, anyone above the age of 15 can volunteer. More information coming soon!


Positions available: Golf Cart Driver, VIP Beer Tent, VIP front gate, Parking attendant, Face painting, Grill master, and much more!

Will I have to pay for food and drinks?
Yes, if you would like to have food or drinks from a vendor, there is a cost associated.

2021 Food Vendors:


Can we bring coolers with our own food and drinks?
Yes, coolers with non-alcoholic beverages only are allowed.

Can we bring our pets?
No pets are allowed, unless they are service animals.

Is this a family friendly event?
Yes, this event is for all ages. All live music shows are appropriate for every age. A fireworks show will take place and will be loud, so be aware of this when bringing small children or babies.

How do I become a vendor at the event?
Please email the Special Events Division at or go to the event’s website and click on the “Vendor” tab for further instructions. The application process will open soon!

How do I take part in the Freedom 5k?
This event is being run by the Chamber of Commerce Cape Coral. 
The race begins at 7:00 am on July 4th.


The City of Cape Coral

1015 Cultural Park Blvd

Cape Coral, FL 33990

Phone: 239 573-3128

M - F: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

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