Top Dallas 4th of July Events

Summer is in full swing, and Independence Day is just around the corner! If you’re looking for a few fun ways to commemorate America’s birthday this year, look no further than Dallas. This 4th of July, experience the true spirit of patriotism with some of Dallas’s best events. From exciting sky shows and live music performances to local food festivals and art fairs, there’s plenty to do in and around the city for all ages. We’ve rounded up four of the top 4th of July events happening in Dallas this year; make sure you mark your calendars because these will be celebrated with a bang!

Sparks & Stripes

Levy Event Plaza
501 E Las Colinas Blvd
Irving, TX 75039

Head down to the Heritage District on July 4th at 9 AM for Irving’s annual Fourth of July Parade—a grand spectacle of spirited marching bands, colorful floats, and all things red, white, and blue! Later, come down to Levy Event Plaza from 6 PM to 10 PM for an evening of food trucks, obstacle courses, and baseball pitching. Enjoy live tunes while you cozy up on a blanket or lawn chair and wait for the dazzling fireworks show and drone performance – they won’t disappoint! And it’s all free! Just leave your furry friends at home to avoid any scary surprises. Celebrate Independence Day in style – we can’t wait to see you there! cityofirving.org

Fair Park Fourth

Fair Park
3809 Grand Ave.
Dallas, TX 75210

Join us at Fair Park Fourth, brought to you by Regions Bank, for a memorable day of community, entertainment, and fireworks! On Tuesday, July 4th, from 4:30 – 10 PM, the historic Cotton Bowl Stadium and Fair Park will be alive with free activities for kids, live music, diverse food truck offerings, shopping from local vendors, and so much more. Round off the evening with an electrifying firework display that is sure to be spectacular. Don’t miss this incredible event! fairparkdallas.com

Block Party at the Park

Old City Park
1515 South Harwood
Dallas 75215

Join us for Block Party at the Park this Fourth of July! Located in Old City Park, this fun-filled event will have something for everyone—from water gun madness on Main Street to various exciting games scattered throughout the park. Enjoy delicious meals from our All-n-BBQ food truck or cool drinks from Kona Ice, and this event is BYOB. Don’t miss out on this one-of-a-kind experience! All for just $10 per person, which allows you to enter the park and the raffle contest. oldcityparkdallas.org

Frisco Freedom Fest

Frisco Square
8843 Coleman Blvd
Frisco, TX 75034, USA

Celebrate our nation’s independence with the Freedom Fest in Frisco! Join us for a jam-packed day of festivities featuring an exciting Community Stage where local talents will showcase their captivating performances. Kids will adore exploring the Children’s Expo, filled with rides and fun activities at Sports City, USA. Honor the courageous members of our community in the Hometown Heroes section, and explore all our local vendors have to offer in the Patriotic Vendor Village. Delight your palate with the flavors from Frisco restaurants in the Taste of Frisco. As dusk falls, marvel at one of North Texas’ largest fireworks displays and bid farewell to the night after FC Dallas’ match against DC United ends at Toyota Stadium. Join us for an unforgettable celebration this Fourth of July!friscofreedomfest.org

Star-Spangled Spectacular

Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center
2301 Flora St
Dallas, TX 75201

Gather your family and friends for a stunning celebration—Dallas Winds’ “Star-Spangled Spectacular.” Enjoy a delightful musical tribute to all things great about the United States and delicious treats such as hot dogs and ice cream. Plus, marvel at the indoor fireworks display! Mark your calendars for July 4th at 1 PM, and secure tickets ranging from $21-$79. It’s sure to be an event that will remain in your hearts for years to come. dallassymphony.org

All American 4th

Collin College Plano Campus
2800 E Spring Creek Pkwy
Plano, TX 75074,

Celebrate Plano’s sesquicentennial and the birth of our nation in style at All American 4th! This free, family-friendly event is jam-packed with activities sure to satisfy everyone. Enjoy the colorful parade by Rotary Parades of Plano, a thrilling fireworks display, tasty treats, and a festive kid zone. Lounge on blankets with your lawn chairs under the stars, and take advantage of the gifts that will be supplied while supplies last. Plus, don’t forget to snap some amazing memories for the scrapbook with our special Instagram-able birthday photo ops! Let’s make this Independence Day one for the books – join us from 6 to 10 PM at Collin College (2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway). plano.gov

Freedom Fest 23

Castle Hills Village Shops & Plaza
2540 King Arthur Blvd #206
Lewisville, TX 75056

Gather your family and join us for the 25th anniversary Freedom Festival! This milestone celebration will dazzle you with various entertainment and experiences tailor-made for all ages. Enjoy a fantastic lineup of live performances from Burning Sky Band, The Bandulus, and Gratzi, kicking off at 6 PM and finishing just in time for the grand finale: a magnificent fireworks display! Your little ones will have a blast on the bungee ride, water slides, face painting, obstacle courses, and games. And for dinner? Indulge in various cuisine options at our food trucks and The Village Shops restaurants—there’s something for everyone! So mark your calendars! castlehillsvillageshops.com

July Jubilee

Little Elm Park
701 W Eldorado Pkwy
Little Elm, TX 75068

The July Jubilee is back and better than ever! Get ready for a full day of unforgettable festivities, culminating in two breathtaking fireworks displays on Tuesday, July 4. Little Elm Park and Little Elm High School will host shows with vendors, dazzling live music from Empire 6, and much more! Cap off your day with an awe-inspiring celebration above the lake and tune into KHYI 95.3 The Range to experience all the fantastic tunes accompanying the firework show. Don’t miss out on this colossal event—it will be one for the books! lakefrontlittleelm.com

Fireworks on Main

Pecan Grove Park
5300 Main St
Rowlett, TX 75088

Experience the magic of Independence Day at Fireworks on Main in Rowlett, TX! On Tuesday, July 4th, join us at Pecan Grove Park for a spectacular celebration. We have an enthralling firework display that will take your breath away and three live bands to keep you entertained all night. Plus, the kids won’t want to miss our children’s area with tons of fun activities and games. And, of course, no Fourth of July gathering is complete without delicious food – we’ve got the best food trucks in town on-site to satisfy your cravings. So come over and make special memories with us this Fourth of July! rowletttx.gov

July 4th Fireworks Extravaganza 

Oak Grove Park
2520 Oak Grove Loop S
Grapevine, TX 76051

It’s time to come together in celebration of our nation’s birthday! Join us for the July 4th Fireworks Extravaganza, where we’ll marvel at dazzling pyrotechnics and listen to inspiring music to honor the stars and stripes. Check out our website for a compiled list of lakeside parks in Grapevine that will be ideal spots for this grand spectacle—just remember that parking or entry fees may apply. Gather with friends and family and give a rousing tribute to America! grapevinetexasusa.com

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