2016 4th of July Events & Fireworks San Antonio & Austin TX
Independence Day is drawing near, and with the holiday falling on a Tuesday this year, it creates a nice four-day weekend for many people (even longer if you’re lucky). If you’re looking for some festive 4th of July events and fireworks shows in San Antonio and Austin, then check out this list.
San Antonio’s Official July Fourth Celebration – Woodlawn Lake Park
July 4 • 8:00 am – 9:30 pm
Bring the entire family to Woodlawn Lake Park for a fun-filled day of games, food and musical entertainment. San Antonio’s official Independence Day Celebration is a free event sponsored by the San Antonio Parks Foundation, in cooperation with the City of San Antonio and the Parks and Recreation Department. The all-day and night celebration features a Zumbathon, 1K & 5K, live music, food, parade, carnival and the H-E-B Fireworks Extravaganza. (Woodlawn Lake Park,1103 Cincinnati Ave, San Antonio, TX 78201)
Schertz 41st Annual 4th of July Jubilee
July 3 • 4:00 – 11:00 pm; July 4 • 9:00 am – 11:00 pm
First celebrated in 1975, the Schertz Annual 4th of July Jubilee is South Texas’ largest tribute to freedom and the men and women who serve in the armed forces. It comes complete with live musical entertainment, a parade, a 5K Run, a carnival, BBQ Cook-Off and food and fun, as well as the annual Star Spangled Spectacular fireworks show. (Pickrell Park, 703 Oak St. Schertz, TX 78154)
July 4th Fest – Six Flags Fiesta Texas
July 2 – July 4
Enjoy the ultimate American tradition at July 4th Fest at Six Flags Fiesta Texas, which is the premiere destination to celebrate our country featuring the area’s largest fireworks display, enjoy the summer and share great times with friends. By day, experience thrilling rides and stroll the park snacking on scrumptious treats like churros, ice cream sundaes and funnel cakes, and then gaze at the eye-popping fireworks shows and dance to live music under the warm summer skies. (Six Flags Fiesta Texas, 17000 IH-10 West, San Antonio, TX 78257)
Austin Symphony’s July 4th Concert and Fireworks – Downtown Austin
July 4 • 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Austin Symphony’s July 4th Concert and Fireworks is an Austin Tradition. The event includes free fireworks and a free live performance for all Central Texans, as well as great food and drinks and a variety of local arts and crafts vendors. (Downtown Austin at Vic Mathias Shores (Formally Auditorium Shores) and the Long Center (600 W. Riverside Dr., Austin, TX 78704)
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