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Celebrating the 4th of July in Dallas? Here’s what to do:
There are so many events and things to do for Thursday the 4th of July and the rest of the long weekend all over the Dallas metroplex, from Collin County to Denton County to Dallas and everywhere in between. The Big D is a great big place and there will be a lot of places to celebrate.
Here’s your guide to make it the best 4th of July for you and your family.
Saturday, June 29th:
There’s not always a lot to say on Allen . . take Google’s word for it not mine. But this, this damn event, is the BEST. And this gives Allen some major street cred.
One of the events we attend every year, we think its one of the best and super close to home.
Centered around the theme of being “First to the Fourth,” Market Street Allen USA serves as the community’s Fourth of July celebration, uniquely held the last Saturday of June every year, happening this year at 4 p.m. June 29, 2019 at Celebration Park in Allen, TX. (FREE to attend.)
Being the last Saturday in June allows this city event to be a standout among area cities’ celebrations and promotes attendance locally, regionally and statewide.
Sunday, June 30th:
Stars and Stripes at St. Andrew United Methodist Church from 4:00 – 5:00 pm
Wednesday, July 3rd:
Sachse’s Annual Red, White & Blue Blast will be Wednesday, July 3rd, at Heritage Park (4408 Hudson Dr., Sachse, TX) at 6 PM. There will be live entertainment, activities, food, vendors, bounce houses, contests, and of course, fireworks. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and bug spray 😀
Red, White & Lewisville: Wayne Ferguson Plaza at 7:00 pm
Addison Kaboom Town. For more than three decades, Addison Kaboom Town!® has been named among the top fireworks shows in the country. Plan ahead, get there early, be safe! Its a phenomenal event!!
Independence Day Celebration in Farmers Branch. Farmers Branch always provides one of the few, low-level firework shows in North Texas. The show will be accompanied by a high-energy dance band on stage, a FREE KidZone area, concessionaires selling festival favorites.
Thursday, July 4th:
A full day of events in The Colony Texas for the 4th of July: On Thursday, July 4th, 2019 they’ll host an entire day of family fun as they celebrate the birth of America’s freedom at the 22nd Annual Liberty By The Lake festival.
Lone Stars & Stripes: Starts at 5 pm at Lone Star Park in Grand Prairie
Plano Lions Independence Day Parade: Starts at 9 and ends near the Plano Aquatic Center (or PAC as I called it when I worked there in high school) at 11 am.
Dallas Symphony Orchestra presents a Star Spangled Spectacular at the Meyerson at 1:00 pm. I love 3 types of music equally, classical, hip hop and EDM . . this is a must attend event if you love classical music.
Plano Symphony, Patriotic Pops concert at 3pm over at the Eisemann Center in Richardson. A great reason to take the DART Rail Red line.
See it here ⤵️
Celebrate Freedom Texas Pool Party: Party at the pool starting at 12pm – 6pm at the historical Texas (yes, its a Texas shaped pool) Pool in central Plano. And it’s located in one of the most beautiful classic neighborhoods in Plano.
Klyde Warren Park celebrations begin at 8am is hosting Five on the Fourth Race. This family-friendly event features several distances to choose from: a 5-Mile Run, a 5K Run, a 2-Mile Walk and multiple races for kids of all ages. Face painting, balloon artists, music and more await.
Red White & Boom in McKinney starts at 10am, with a Parade, contests, all-day family fun, live music and a firework show at night: 9:45pm. If they host the Salsa fest again it will probably be around 11am or 12pm.
Frisco Freedom Fest: All day events. Party in the Plaza begins at 4pm and a firework show at 10pm. Frisco loves a celebration!
Richardson’s Family 4th Celebration at Breckenridge Park (another one of our favorite places close to us) starts at 6:15 pm with live music, a concert from the Richardson Community Band and fireworks at 9.30 pm.
FC Dallas: Celebration begins at 8:00 pm at Toyota Stadium
July Jubilee in Little Elm has live music, family fun starts at 5:00 pm and closes out with fireworks at 9:30 pm
Plano’s 4th of July Celebration is located where all the big festivals are located ➡️ Oak Point. Food trucks will start at 5:00pm and the popular fireworks show will start at 9:30. We are just a bike ride away from this one and usually go to our secret spot to watch and avoid the crowds. If you head in though, you’ll get the full experience.
Fort Worth’s Fourth: Head over to Panther Island Pavillion from 2:00pm – 10:00pm. Wear your swimsuit!!
Denton’s 4th of July is an all day celebration including a 5K, a walk, a parade and a fireworks show. Start off your day with the Liberty 5K run or 1-mile walk and head down to the streets of the Downtown Square for the 4th of July Yankee Doodle Parade! Spend some time in Quakertown Park for family fun and make sure to end your day at the UNT Apogee Stadium for live music followed by a spectacular fireworks show.
Be safe and have a freaking blast at these 4th of July events in Dallas!!
Happy Independence Day y’all ❤️
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