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Fantastic Fourth Fireworks of Texas

Fireworks

It’s almost July Fourth, Texas! And to help you celebrate, we’ve put together a list of some of the top firework shows in your area. We hope you have a fantastic Fourth.

HOUSTON AREA

CITGO Freedom Over Texas

When: Thursday, July 4, from 4 to 10 p.m. (fireworks throughout)

Where: Eleanor Tinsley and Sam Houston Parks—Houston

What: This year’s celebration will include several musical performances—headlined by Jake Owen, NASA demonstrations—complete with real astronauts, food, drinks, lots of fun activities for children and, of course, fireworks. Purchase your tickets online for just $8 each up until July 3. Or buy them for $10 at the gate. Kids under 5 get in for free.

Independence Day Fireworks Spectacular

When: Thursday, July 4, from 7 to 11 p.m. (fireworks at 9:30)

Where: CityCentre—800 Town & Country Blvd.—Houston

What: This year’s event will feature the People’s Choice Band and a 15-minute firework spectacular. The event is free, but parking in CityCentre garages is $10—beginning at 4 p.m.

Tomball July 4th Celebration and Street Party

When: Thursday, July 4, from 5 to 10 p.m. (fireworks at dusk)

Where: Business 249, north of Four Corners—Tomball

What: Tomball’s annual event this year features The Posse, entertaining crowds with Country and Southern Rock music throughout the event. There will be food, a kids’ zone and a tribute to veterans, as well as fireworks. Admission and parking are free!

DALLAS-FORT WORTH AREA

Red, White and Boom on the Bridge

When: Wednesday, July 3, from 6 to 10 p.m. (fireworks at dusk)

Where: Near the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge—Dallas

What: Get ready for food, music and fabulous fireworks that light up the fantastic Dallas skyline at the city’s 4th annual Red, White and Boom on the Bridge. The event is free!

Fair Park Fourth

When: Thursday, July 4, from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. (fireworks at 9:30 p.m.)

Where: Fair Park, 1121 First Ave.—Dallas

What: The event will feature food, music, as well as various games and performances at different times throughout the day and fireworks later in the evening. Admission is free!

Addison Kaboom Town

When: Wednesday, July 3, from 4 to 10 p.m. (fireworks at 9:30)

Where: Addison Circle Park (and city-wide)—Addison

What: for more than 30 years, Addison has hosted one of the top fireworks shows in the country. This year, the event will also feature food, games and live entertainment. Admission is free.

Fort Worth’s Fourth

When: Thursday, July 4, beginning at 2 p.m. (fireworks at 10 p.m.}

Where: Panther Island Pavillion, downtown Fort Worth

What: Advertised as the biggest fireworks show in North Texas, Fort Worth’s Fourth will also feature live bands, food, an air show and a range of kids activities throughout the day. Admission is free!

Old-fashioned Family Fireworks Picnic

When: Wednesday, July 3 through Thursday, July 4, beginning at 8:15 p.m. both nights

Where: Fort Worth Botanic Garden, 3220 Botanic Garden Blvd.—Fort Worth

What: Pack a picnic and get ready for an exciting night of fireworks and patriotic music performed by the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra. Lawn seating tickets are $25—kinds under 10 get in for free.

From all of us here at Veteran Energy, have a safe and happy Independence Day, Texas.