4th of July Parade will start at the Cape St. Claire Fire Department at 10:00 and work it’s way to the beach. If you’re in the parade, you’ll need to be at the firehouse by 9:30.

This year we will have prizes for the “Most Patriotic” float/entry and the “Most Creative” float/entry.  Be sure to enter your group, team, family, etc.!

Join us after the parade on the beach at 11 – 2 for all kinds of activities!

  • Tug of War
  • Sandcastle building contest
  • Water balloon toss
  • Spoon and egg races
  • Watermelon eating contest

The Cape’s BBQ ribs contest will be back due to popular demand!  We again want to find the best Backyard Ribs in Cape St. Claire!!  We have some special guest judges who will sample and evaluate each entry and declare a winner!  Start perfecting your rib recipes and enter your sample to win a special prize, and amazing bragging rights!

Want to enter your float, side, dessert or awesome BBQ ribs? We have all the forms you need right here!

Float Entry Form

BBQ Entry Form

Dessert and side contest entry and info

Temporary Food Permit

Please turn your entry forms in as soon as possible!  Please check back to the very website you’re on or our official Facebook page for more information.  Feel free to contact the Events Committee at events@cscia.org with any questions or concerns.

We'll see you on July 4th!