Houston: Best Places to Celebrate the 4th

By Leana Lares, CBS Radio

America! Land of the free because of the brave. Rolling hills, vibrant pastures, soaring eagles, and crystal blue waters. America. Old Glory Red, White, and Old Glory Blue. 50 stars and 13 stripes. Where streets are paved with gold, and freedom rings.
Such a patriotic and beautiful holiday must be celebrated the right way! Here’s a list of places to go and things to do this Independence Day around Houston.

Southwest Airlines Freedom Over Texas

July 4, Eleanor Tinsley Park
$8 per person (free if under 5)

Mayor Annise Parker’s official Fourth of July event

July 4th Celebration at Bayou Bend

Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens
July 4. 1pm-5pm
FREE

ExxonMobile Summer Symphony Nights: Star-Spangled Salute

Miller Outdoor Theatre
July 4. 8:30pm
FREE

Fourth of July Music & Fireworks

CityCentre
July 3-6
FREE

Houston Symphony’s Star Spangled Salute

Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavillion
July 3. 8pm
FREE

17th Annual Red, Hot and Blue Festival & Fireworks Extravaganza

Town Green Park and Waterway Square, Woodlands, TX
July 4. 6pm-10pm
FREE

Celebration of Freedom

Pearland High School Football Stadium (3775 South Main, Pearland, TX)
July 4. 6-10 pm
FREE

4th Fest in Pasadena

Pasadena Convention Center
July 4. 4pm-10pm
FREE

The Katy Freedom Celebration

Katy Mills Mall
July 4. 9pm
FREE

July 4th Parade & Festival

Bellaire, TX
July 4.9:30am – Parade; 10am-1pm – Festival

Fourth of July Celebration at Kemah Boardwalk

July 4. All day with fireworks at 9:30 pm.
FREE

Missouri City’s 4th of July Celebration

Buffalo Run Park
July 4. 6pm-10pm
FREE

Independence Day Parade and Fireworks Show

Galveston Island
FREE
July 4. 7:30pm

WOODLANDS: TGI Fridays Food Truck

2099 Lake Robbins Drive
FREE
July 4. 6-10pm

(Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

(Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

For more information, visit:

http://www.visithoustontexas.com/things-to-do/july_fourth_houston/ or http://www.khou.com/featured-content/July-4th-Events-in-Houston-265284851.html

Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From Houston's MIX 96-5

Cosmopolitan.com Happy Hour
Stalking From The Eyes Of A Victim

Listen Live