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

ExxonMobile Summer Symphony Nights: Star-Spangled Salute

Miller Outdoor Theatre
July 4. 8:30pm

Fourth of July Music & Fireworks

July 3-6

Houston Symphony’s Star Spangled Salute

Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavillion
July 3. 8pm

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

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

Celebration of Freedom

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

4th Fest in Pasadena

Pasadena Convention Center
July 4. 4pm-10pm

The Katy Freedom Celebration

Katy Mills Mall
July 4. 9pm

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.

Missouri City’s 4th of July Celebration

Buffalo Run Park
July 4. 6pm-10pm

Independence Day Parade and Fireworks Show

Galveston Island
July 4. 7:30pm

WOODLANDS: TGI Fridays Food Truck

2099 Lake Robbins Drive
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


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