Celebrate the 4th of July by watching a dazzling fireworks show Dallas and Fort Worth in 2018. Independence Day Fireworks will delight the entire family as the skies are illuminated by sparkling light and color.
Market Street Allen USA Celebration
June 30 @ 4 p.m.
Celebration Park, Allen TX 75013
Allen’s Independence Day celebration is themed “First to the Fourth,” so it is held on the final Saturday in June. The family-friendly community event will offer entertainment and music in the afternoon and evening. The Fireworks Finale will begin at approximately 10 p.m. Admission will be free.
Red, White & Boom on the Bridge
July 3 @ 6 p.m.
Ronald Kirk Bridge and Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge, Dallas, TX 75201
Mrs. Baird’s “Texas Born Texas Bread” will present the City of Dallas and 98.7 K-LUV’s Red White and Boom on the Bridge for the third year. The gates open at 6 p.m., so take the family early to enjoy the free music and family-friendly. Food and refreshments will be available from food trucks. Later in the evening, the fireworks will illuminate the skies. Admission will be free.
July 3 @ 4 p.m.
Addison Circle Park, Addison, TX 75001
The small town of Addison will attract a crowd of about a half-million people for the popular 4th of July event. The gates will open at 4 p.m. and there will be family-friendly activities leading up to the 9:30 p.m. fireworks show. There will also be a patriotic Presentation of Colors with the Civil Air Patrol and the Addison Airport Air Show.
Light Up Arlington
July 3 @ 6 p.m.
Municipal Office Tower, Arlington, TX 76010
The patriotic celebration will offer an evening of family-friendly fun, live music, and entertainment. The dazzling fireworks, set to music from 95.9 The Ranch, will light up the skies starting at 9:45 p.m.
Farmer’s Branch Independence Day Celebration
July 3 @ 6:30 p.m.
Farmer’s Branch Historical Park, 2540 Farmers Branch Lane, Farmers Branch, TX 75234
Farmer’s Branch will host live music and children’s activities at KidZone for Independence Day. They provide one of the few low-level fireworks shows in the area. Admission will be free for Farmer’s Branch residents, or $5 for non-residents, and kids 3 and under will be admitted free.
Fair Park Fourth
July 4 @ 12 p.m.
Fair Park, 1300 Robert B. Cullum Blvd., Dallas, TX 75210
The Fair Park Fourth celebration will be a free event offering fun, children’s activities, and entertainment for the family. The fireworks spectacular will begin at 9:37 p.m. This special event is presented by the City of Dallas, State Fair of Texas, Friends of Fair Park, and WFAA-TV Channel 3. Admission to Fair Park will be free. Parking will be $10/car.
Fort Worth’s Fourth: Celebrate Freedom
July 4 @ 2 p.m.
Trinity River at Panther Island Pavilion, 395 Purcey St., Fort Worth, TX 76102
Celebrate America’s birthday with children’s activities and family-friendly entertainment. The patriotic 301st Fighter Wing, NASJRB F-16 Flyover will thrill spectators at 8 p.m. The highlight of the event will be the largest fireworks show in Texas, which will blast off at 10 a.m. Live music coordinated the to the show will be on 95.9 The Ranch! Regular general admission and Kid Zone activities will be free. There will be fees for parking and optional VIP upgrades.
Frisco Freedom Fest
July 4 @ 4 p.m.
6101 Frisco Square Blvd., Frisco, TX 75034
Frisco Freedom Fest will offer family-friendly entertainment and children’s activities during the late afternoon and evening. Taste of Frisco vendors will offer a variety of foods and refreshments for sale. The Fireworks Extravaganza will be one of the largest fireworks shows in Texas. The fireworks will be at approximately 10 p.m., following the FC Dallas match at the Toyota Stadium.
Red White & Boom in McKinney
July 4 @ 5:30 p.m.
McKinney Sports Complex, Craig Ranch, McKinney, TX 75069
The celebration at Craig Ranch will include live music and fun for the family. The finale of the day of festivities in McKinney will the by fireworks display simulcast with the music Sounds of America. The fireworks show will begin at 9:45 p.m. Admission and activities will be free.
Freedom Festival and Fireworks
July 4 @ 5:30 p.m.
Castle Hills, Lewisville, TX 75056
The 20th annual July 4th Freedom Festival will offer family-friendly activities leading up to the fireworks. Bring blankets/chairs and gather around Lake Avalon to see one of the largest fireworks displays in the Metroplex at dusk. The community event will be free and open to the public.
Coca-Cola July 4th Fest at Six Flags Over Texas
July 30-July 4
Six Flags Over Texas, 2201 Road to Six Flags, Arlington, TX 76010
There will be nightly fireworks, set to patriotic music, at Six Flags during July 4th Fest. The best views of the pyrotechnics will be from the Gotham City area. See the Six Flags website for admission information.
Fort Worth Old-Fashioned Fireworks Picnic
July 2-4 @ 8:15 p.m.
Fort Worth Botanic Garden, Fort Worth, TX 76102
The Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra will perform dynamic patriotic music. Pack a picnic and bring the family for this all-American celebration. This is a ticketed event, so see the website to purchase tickets.