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Where are the best 4th of July Fireworks and Events in Dallas & Collin County?

Fireworks and Family Fun for the 4th of July

We will continue to update this list as information is released. We gather information from the official websites of the event hosts.

Here’s your guide to make it the best 4th of July to celebrate Independence Day. We’ve found events that will keep you busy with parades, performances and so much more.

Here are some Independence Day Celebrations you do not want to miss!

Independence Day celebrations in Plano TX

July 2

75th Anniversary & Independence Day Celebration (Farmers’ Branch)

Live music from Cover Down Band, fireworks, and tons of family fun.

When: July 2, 6.30 pm – 10 pm

Where: Farmers’ Branch Historical Park, 2540 Farmers’ Branch Lane, Farmers’ Branch

Cost: Free for residents, $5 for non-residents

July 3

Addison Kaboom Town

This year is going to be a blast with amazing fireworks and the dynamic, new Addison Airport Freedom Flyover. Admission is free; however, tickets are required for all ages for entry.

Tickets will be available on June 21.

When: July 3, 5 pm – 10 pm

Where: Addison Circle Park, 4970 Addison Circle Dr, Addison

Cost: Free, tickets required


  • Fireworks will be launched at 9.30pm from the south end of the Addison Airport runway, you’ll be able to see them from anywhere in Addison
  • The flyover will be from 7 pm – 8.30 pm and best spots for viewing are along Belt Line Road and Dallas North Tollway
  • there will be road closures so plan accordingly
  • a lot of Addison’s restaurants and hotels will be hosting watch parties or you can host your own
  • if you go to Addison Circle Park you can bring strollers, food and non alcoholic drinks, all bags will be checked
  • there will be food & beverage vendors at Addison Circle Park, they will accept cash, cards etc
  • this is a family friendly event and there is an infant care lounge for changing and feeding

Prosper’s Pride in the Sky

When: July 3, 6 pm – 10 pm

Where: Frontier Park, Prosper, 1551 W Frontier Pkwy, Prosper

Cost: FREE

Red, White and Boom! (McKinney)

The City of McKinney celebrates the Fourth of July at Red, White and BOOM! with free family activities, live entertainment and a spectacular fireworks show.

Red, White and BOOM! kicks off Independence Day with downtown events: a hometown parade and a classic car, truck and cycle show.

Evening festivities resume at the McKinney Soccer Complex at Craig Ranch with music, food, kids’ activities, a concert and a fireworks display. 

When: July 3

Where: Downtown McKinney

Cost: FREE

Sachse Red White & Blue Blast

There will be live entertainment by the Party Machine band, food trucks, yard games, and of course, fireworks. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and bug spray! and join us for an evening of good, old-fashioned family fun.

When: July 3, 6 pm – 10 pm

Where: Heritage Park, 4408 Hudson Dr, Sachse

Cost: FREE

Independence Day Parade & Fireworks Celebration – Rockwall

When: July 3, 11 am

Where: Harry Myers Park, 901 E Washington St, Rockwall

Cost: FREE, $5 for Fireworks Parking

Celebrate Coppell – Party in the Park

Eventgoers will enjoy live music by Rubiks Groove and Big City Outlaws, lawn games, and delicious food truck fare. The fireworks spectacular, choreographed to patriotic music, begins at 9:30PM.

When: July 3, 5 pm – 10 pm

Where: Andrew Brown Park East, 260 Parkway Blvd, Coppell

Cost: FREE

Independence Day Celebration – Forney

Come enjoy an evening full of food, fun, and fireworks! We will have several local food vendors offering a variety of cuisines. Plus, there will be bounce houses. Cap off the night with a remarkable firework show!

When: July 3, 6 pm

Where: Forney Community Park, 241 South FM 548, Forney

Cost: FREE

July 4

Plano’s All American 4th

Plano’s All American 4th will be held both in-person and online for 2021. Parking will be available at Collin College. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. The fireworks begin at 9:30 p.m. and will live stream on PTV and Plano Arts & Events Facebook page. Music will be simulcast on 97.5 KLAK. Follow @planoarts on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for the most current updates. This event is free and open to the public. Bring your blankets, lawn chairs and coolers. Please leave pets at home.

When: July 4, 6 pm – 10 pm

Where: Oak Point Ampitheater, 2801 E Spring Creek Pkwy, Plano

Cost: FREE

Frisco Freedom Fest

The event features one of the biggest fireworks spectaculars in North Texas.

When: July 4, 3 pm – 10 pm

Where: Frisco, Fireworks at Toyota Stadium

Cost: FREE

Fourth of July Frisco Freedom Fest
Credit: Frisco Freedom Fest Facebook Page

July Jubilee (Little Elm)

A full day of fun capped off by an amazing fireworks display over the lake.

When: July 4

Where: Little Elm Park, 701 W Eldorado Pkwy, Little Elm

Cost: FREE

4th July Fireworks in North Dallas

39th Annual July 4th Fireworks Extravaganza – Grapevine

Celebrate America’s birthday at the 39th Annual July 4th Fireworks Extravaganza complete with spectacular fireworks set to patriotic music. 

When: July 4, 9.30 pm

Where: Various viewing locations in Grapevine (suggested viewing areas – Oak Grove Park, Rockledge Park, Scott’s Landing Marina, Silver Lake Park by Silver Lake Marina)

Cost: FREE

Fort Worth’s Fourth

Celebrate Independence Day with an evening of local food, drinks, live music, and the largest fireworks show in North Texas on July 4 at Fort Worth’s Fourth. We are excited to re-open the festival grounds this year to give patrons the opportunity to return, spread out and enjoy the evening and fireworks along the banks of the Trinity River at Panther Island Pavilion. 

When: July 4, 6 pm

Where: Panther Island Pavilion, 395 Purcey St, Fort Worth

Cost: FREE

Castle Hills July 4th Freedom Festival

The event features activities such as bounce houses, carnival games and music. The event is FREE and concessions will be available for purchase from several Village Shops’ restaurants and popular food trucks. The highlight of the evening, a fantastic fireworks show, will start at dusk. Get there early to get the best seats. Don’t forget to bring blankets, chairs and coolers. 

When: July 4, 5.30 pm – 9 pm

Where: Castle Hills Village Shops & Plaza

Cost: FREE

4th of July Celebration

Watch the City of Frisco fireworks display from the Frisco Rail Yard and enjoy food, drink and the music of Emerson! Let’s celebrate!!

When: July 4, 6 pm – 9.30 pm

Where: Frisco Rail Yard, 9040 1st Street, Frisco

Cost: FREE

What will you be doing this 4th of July?  

Don’t see your favorite 4th of July event on this list? Let us know and we’ll add it into our Month round-up for July!

Don’t forget to look ahead to Labor Day and plan your celebrations