Where to See Fireworks in Austin – July 4th, 2018
Fireworks displays in the greater Austin, TX area
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42nd Annual Austin Symphony H-E-B July 4th Concert & Fireworks
Where: Vic Mathias Shores
When: Wednesday, July 4th, 2018 at 8:30 p.m.
Music: The Austin Symphony Orchestra
Fireworks Time: 9:30 p.m.
From the Austin Symphony Orchestra’s Website:
Spend this Independence Day with 100,000 of your closest friends! Central Texans will hurry to claim their grassy spot with the Austin Symphony Orchestra this July 4th for the largest Independence Day Celebration in the state. Tens of thousands of families will be decked out in red, white, and blue and heading down to Vic Mathias Shores (formerly Auditorium Shores) this July 4th for an amazing event complete with a fireworks display over the city skyline backed by symphonic patriotic classics. The H-E-B Austin Symphony 41st Annual July 4th Concert and Fireworks is planned, produced, and performed entirely by the Austin Symphony, with the help of its generous sponsors.
The ASO will perform at 8:30 p.m., followed by “mile-high” fireworks at approximately 9:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.
Tell your family and friends to mark their calendars now. This is the one outdoor event this year you do not want to miss! So grab a picnic and a blanket, and join us at Vic Mathias Shores to declare your Independence!
July Fourth Frontier Days Celebration & Sertoma July Fourth Parade
WHERE: Old Settler’s Park, 3300 E Palm Valley Blvd, Round Rock, TX 78665
WHEN: Wednesday, July 4th, 2018, 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
MUSIC: Austin Symphonic Band
PRICE: Admission is Free
FIREWORKS TIME: Dark
From the Liberty by the City of Round Rock Website:
A parade, fireworks, carnival rides, jalapeno pepper eating contest, Swifty Swine Pig Races, children’s games, Sam Bass Shootout, Movies in the Park and skydivers are all part of the City of Round Rock’s July Fourth Frontier Days Celebration.
This event is free for the entire family. Movies in the Park will feature the family movie Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
Independence Day festivities will begin with free watermelon at the Lakeview Pavilion in Old Settlers Park and include music from the Austin Symphonic Band.
Volente Beach – Fireworks at Dusk
WHERE: 3rd of July Fireworks at Volente Beach on Lake Travis
WHEN: July 3rd, 2018
PRICE: General Admissions for Firework Show only will be $8 and will start at 8pm, the fireworks show will be included in your daily admission price on July third, so that you may stay and watch the show.
FIREWORKS TIME: after 8 PM
From the Volente Beach Waterpark Administrators:
Open to the public and located on the shores of Lake Travis, we’re the perfect getaway for children and adults alike on a hot summer day. Family pool with Tiki Bar We have our own sandy beachfront and 3 volleyball courts.
Shore Club Volente Beach offers an upscale casual restaurant specializing in hand-cut steaks and fresh seafood. We have a beach bar and grill with the best burgers on the lake. Picnics are permitted, so load up the cooler and come on out. We have plenty of options for the kids as well, including pizza, funnel cakes and ice cream. Boat and wave runner rentals are also available. We ARE accessible by boat. We have docking available at the VIP Marina
This year, we will have a DJ spinning your favorite songs about “America” while we all enjoy the show. The restaurant will be closed to regular dining and will only be serving our VIP Dinner with reserved seating.
Tickets can be purchased for $29/adult and $22/child.
This will reserve your table from 6:00 until the end of the night.
Buffett will be served from 6:30-8:30PM
There are limited seats inside, on covered patio and in the sand. First come, first served.
Here is a link to our store to buy general admission tickets: http://www.volentebeach.com/
Cedar Park 4th of July Celebration 2018
Where: Milburn Park, 1901 Sun Chase Blvd.
When: Wednesday, July 4th, 2018, 5:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Fireworks Display: Dark
From the City of Cedar Park’s Website:
The pool will be open from 1 to 8 p.m., and daily pool rates will apply. The free celebration in the park will begin at 5 p.m.
Come celebrate with us and enjoy a dance with live music, bingo, a washer tournament, air castles, free watermelon and a fireworks display. Fees apply for food concessions, face painting, and carnival games and rides. Recommended parking areas: CPHS, CPMS and ACC.
4th of July Celebration Parade
Where: Belton Area Chamber of Commerce – Main Street at 10th Avenue, Belton, Texas 76513
When: Wednesday, July 4th, 2018, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
From the City of Belton’s Website:
The 4th of July Parade is held each year for the benefit of more than 30,000 spectators and the many participants involved. There will be floats, bands, marching units, decorated vehicles, antique cars, decorated bicycles, etc. Participants are encouraged to incorporate the parade theme into their entry. This long time Belton tradition starts at 10:00 a.m. on Main Street at 10th Avenue, travels south on Main Street to Central Avenue, turns east on Central Avenue, turns left on Birdwell and ends on 4th Ave. The first parade was held in the mid 1800’s and has been an annual event in Belton since 1919. And in 2008 USA Today named the Belton 4th of July Parade as one the Nations “Top Ten Places to Fly Your Flag on the 4th.” We invite to join us as we express our patriotism, nostalgia and traditional family values.
Lakeway July 4th, 2018 Celebration
Where: Multiple Locations – See Below
Lakeway, TX 78734
When: Wednesday, July 4th, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Fireworks Time: (TBD by the drought level)
From the City of Lakeway’s Website:
The 4th of July is the City’s biggest celebration of the year. Come and enjoy Lakeway’s famous old-fashioned 4th of July Celebration. We have activities that the whole family can enjoy. The traditional schedule of activities is as follows:
8:30 a.m.— PARADE on Lakeway Drive from Live Oak Golf Course to the Activity Center. Theme – Salute To Volunteers!
10:30 a.m.— PAGEANTRY OF FLAGS program at the Activity Center, 105 Cross Creek. Meet Grand Marshal, Bill Dickson. Come listen to patriotic music and enjoy donuts, orange juice and coffee after the parade.
12 Noon — LAKEWAY SWIM CENTER is open for fun until 8 p.m. $3 all day. Located at 3103 Lakeway Blvd. at the corner of The Hills Drive.
Other events may be added or changed from year to year.
Independence Day Celebration
Where: Hill Country Galleria – 12700 Hill Country Blvd, Bee Cave, TX 78738
When: Festival 6:00PM-9:00PM
Fireworks Time: 9:15PM
From the Hill Country Fest’s Website:
Wednesday, July 4th
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Hill Country Galleria
* SHOP OVER 75 ART VENDORS * LIVE MUSIC * FIREWORKS SHOW * FAMILY FUN * BARBECUE *
Join us to celebrate our independence at the Hill Country Galleria! Enjoy shopping, dining, live music, and fireworks!
Live music by:
Emceed by Sun Radio 100.1FM
Bring chairs or blankets and enjoy the live music starting at 6:30 p.m. The Hill Country Galleria is home to over 20 restaurant & food options to suite your dinner time needs. Dine-in or order food to-go to enjoy in the outdoor Amphitheater.
End the evening with the best firework show in Central Texas!
Fireworks are always shot off northwest end of the Central Plaza. The prime viewing area is on the east side of the Central Plaza (nearest The Candy Jar). Firework show will take place at approximately 9:15 p.m.
Parking and admission are always free.
Pflugerville Pfirecracker Pfestival 2018
Where: Lake Pflugerville -1440 W Pecan, Pflugerville, TX 78691
When: Wednesday, July 4th, 2018, 5:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Music: Live entertainment
Fireworks Time: 9:05 – 9:25 p.m.
From the City of Pflugerville’s Website:
Save the Date! Come out July 4 and plan to spend an old-fashioned Independence Day on the shores of Lake Pflugerville. The event begins at 5 p.m. with live music and vendors on the north & south ends of the lake. Pfestival pfood and games for the kids, followed by a pfabulous pfireworks display and a concert to top off the evening will make this a Pfamily Pfourth to remember.
6-8:30 p.m. — Live Music by Suede
8:50-9:00 p.m. — Independence Day Ceremony
9:05-9:25 p.m. — FIREWORKS SHOW
Free onsite Parking available at the stadium with overflow at Pflugerville High School.
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