Parking along San Diego Bay fills up quickly and Shelter Island is usually full by 1 p.m. Once all parking is taken there, the Harbor Police will close it. Please be patient as the attendance will be very large. We strongly encourage you to use our transportation partners.
Old Town Trolley Shuttle will provide Shelter Island free shuttle pick up from the corner of Carleton Street and Rosecrans Street in Point Loma, adjacent to West Marine. The shuttle will drop and pickup riders in front of the Gazebo on Shelter Island. The final shuttle run will be at 11 p.m. Click to download Harbor Island Shuttle Pickup and Drop Off locations (PDF)
The following Shelter Island restaurants are sponsors of the Big Bay Boom. Contact them for your dining experience before, during and after the July 4th Big Bay Boom:
Please contact them for your lodging needs. These hotels are part of the July 4th events around the Big Bay Boom: