Nine Fourth of July Events in Houston (2012 Edition)

Celebrate Independence Day at one of these 9 Fourth of July Events in the Houston Metro Area:

  1. Missouri City 4th of July Celebration at Buffalo Run Park offers free kids' activities including moonwalks, a rock wall, mechanical bulls, pony rides, and more. Plus food and fireworks!
  2. The Rosenberg Family 4th Celebration in Seabourne Park will feature horse-drawn wagon rides, a carnival area for the kids, food, live music, and fireworks!
  3. Friendswood's Centennial Park hosts "The Sounds of Freedom Celebration," beginning at 7:30PM.
  4. The Woodlands Fireworks Extravaganza kicks off at 8PM.
  5. Hermann Park hosts a Star-Spangled Salute, an evening with the Houston Symphony, followed by fireworks!
  6. Sugar Land's Red, White and Bluefest kicks off at 10AM in Oyster Creek Park.
  7. Pearland Celebration of Freedom boasts a full-sized carnival that opens at 2PM, live music, food, and fireworks!
  8. Freedom Over Texas Celebration at Eleanor Tinsley Park will feature live music, military artifacts, a kids' zone, and of course, fireworks!
  9. The Katy Freedom Celebration offers a gigantic fireworks show!
Find a place to watch fireworks this year in Houston!
For more of the best outdoor and family-friendly events, visit our curated Houston Events Calendar.