4th of July: Where can I see fireworks near me?

If you are in search of the most effective place to look at the fireworks this 4th of July, we have you lined from The Woodlands all the way down to Galveston and factors in between.

Fireworks, festivals and parades return in full power this Fourth of July with occasions deliberate throughout the Greater Houston Area.

The celebrations of America’s independence will embrace all the things from conventional parades to festivals massive and small, concert events and, of course, the star of the present: Fabulous fireworks.

If you are in search of the most effective place to look at these fireworks gentle up the sky, we have you lined from The Woodlands all the way down to Galveston and factors in between.


Shell Freedom Over Texas

The metropolis of Houston’s large Shell Freedom Over Texas celebration is again in full power this year after being scaled down in 2020 and 2021 as a result of of the pandemic. 

They are inviting full-capacity crowds to take pleasure in six hours of dwell music, together with all the things from rap to nation to zydeco.

They’re additionally celebrating Johnson Space Center’s 60 years in Houston with a particular Space City Experience that can function NASA astronauts, robotic demonstrations and digital actuality subject journeys to the International Space Station.

That night time, Sawyer Brown opens the present for headliner and hometown favourite Clay Walker. Then it is time to hearth up the fireworks for one of the most important and brightest reveals within the nation with the attractive Houston skyline as a backdrop. 

WHEN: July 4, 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. 

WHERE: Eleanor Tinsley Park along Allen Parkway

ADMISSION: $10, youngsters underneath 5 free; This year, a portion of food and drinks gross sales will profit the Houston Food Bank.

City Centre

If you are on the west aspect, City Centre is internet hosting an occasion that can embrace dwell music and a fireworks present that begins at 9:30 p.m.

WHEN: July 4, 7 p.m. – 11 p.m.

WHERE: City Centre, 800 Town and Country Blvd


Baytown is cranking up the music for its free 2-day 4th of July Celebration that includes dwell music, a parade and a fireworks finale at Bicentennial Park.

Sunday, July 3
6:30 p.m. – The Spazmatics
8:30 p.m – Vanilla Ice

Add July 3 to the Calendar

Monday, July 4
4 p.m. – David Lee Garza
5:30 p.m. – 4th of July Parade
6:00 p.m.- Cody  Hibbard
7:30 p.m. – 4th of July Ceremony
8:15 p.m. – The Band Perry
9:30 p.m. – Fireworks Extravaganza


The City of Bellaire invitations you to a Celebration of Independence Parade and Festival! 

WHERE: The parade route has modified and it begins at South Rice Avenue and Valerie Street. The youngsters’s bike parade begins at South Rice Avenue and Evergreen Street. Both parades finish at Linden Street.


Deer Park’s 4th Fest will function one thing new this year with a cornhole event, plus dwell music, meals and fireworks.

It’s on the Jimmy Burke Activity Center from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.

The Band Hennessey will carry out on the outside stage from 7 p.m. – 9:15 p.m.

Fireworks start at 9:15 p.m.


Friendswood’s Freedom For One and All celebration is all day Monday starting with a parade at 10 a.m. on Friendswood Drive between Heritage Drive and Stevenson Park.

The park would be the website for rides, video games, meals and leisure at 11 a.m.

At 7:30 p.m., the social gathering strikes to Centennial Park for a free live performance from Party Crashers, then fireworks start at 9:20 p.m.


Galveston’s Fourth of July parade, that includes dozens of floats,  kicks off the festivities at 6 p.m. Monday on Seawall Boulevard. It begins at 57th Street, then turns east to twenty seventh Street.

 After the parade, the island will host two drone reveals at 37th Street and Seawall Boulevard sponsored by the Galveston Park Board of Trustees/Visit Galveston. The first present will start at 9 p.m. and the second at 10:30 p.m.

Float line-up will start at 4 p.m. alongside 59th Street. At 5 p.m. the line-up group will transfer to the Seawall between 59th and 57th Streets to assist stage the floats and get them within the appropriate order. At 6 p.m., the parade will start from 57th Street and head east towards twenty seventh Street.

The Traffic Division will reopen the Seawall to two-way visitors instantly following the parade.


The City of Katy and Typhoon Texas are partnering for an additional year of patriotic enjoyable with Red, White and Boom!

Guests are inspired to come back out and luxuriate in a day of 4th of July enjoyable and leisure at Typhoon Texas starting at 11 a.m. Monday. 

The Freedom Celebration fireworks present begins at 9 p.m. on the water park otherwise you can view them at Katy Mills Mall.  


The Kemah Boardwalk is the scene for dwell music adopted by fireworks over Galveston Bay at 9:30 p.m. Monday.


Kingwood kicks the 4th off early with The Fishing Rodeo from 6:00 a.m. – 7:30 a.m. on the Foster’s Mill ponds on the nook of Kingwood Drive & Forest Garden. Kids age 15 and youthful are invited to carry their fishing gear to the ponds and compete for trophies in several classes. No registration is required.

The Bike Rodeo is at 9 a.m. within the parking zone on the Kingwood Bible Church on the nook of Oakwood Forest and Lake Houston Parkway, throughout from Creekwood Middle School. Kids are invited to carry their embellished bikes to compete for trophies after which take part within the parade afterward.

The parade begins at 10 a.m. from Creekwood Middle School to Kingwood High School.


The City of Jersey Village’s first July 4th occasion will embrace a group parade, a live performance by The Fab 5, meals vehicles and youngsters’s actions.

Around 9:15 p.m., benefit from the Senate Ave. Brewing Co. Fireworks Show.

WHEN: July 4, 5:30 p.m. – 10 p.m.

WHERE: Clark Henry Park at 7804 Equador St. 


This “fireworks extravaganza” on Sunday, July 3, is a free family-friendly occasion that additionally consists of dwell music, inflatables and meals vehicles. Bring your garden chairs or blanket to take pleasure in a night with household and pals as half of your Independence Day celebration. Fireworks start at 9 p.m.

WHEN: July 3 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.

WHERE: Chester L. Davis Sportsplex, 1251 W. League City Parkway


Missouri City’s Independence Day Festival will get underway Monday afternoon.

Bring a garden chair and discover a spot within the grass to take a seat again, calm down, and luxuriate in dwell music adopted by an incredible fireworks present! 

WHEN: July 4, 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.

WHERE: HCC Southwest College at 1600 Texas Parkway


Join the City of Nassau Bay for a day-long Independence Day celebration.

12 p.m. to 2 p.m. Water Wars

Get your water weapons and water hoses able to soak your neighbors in Water Wars, our citywide water battle on foot, bicycles, wagons or golf carts.  

6 p.m. Parade honoring veterans

The annual parade honoring Nassau Bay’s veterans begins at 6 p.m. at David Braun Park.  Here’s a map of the parade route.

9 p.m. Lakeside fireworks present

End the day with a bang at a fireworks present over the lake! 


Freedom will ring in Pasadena at this year’s 4th Fest at 4 p.m. 

  • Live Music By: The Slags & Gray Falls
  • Food Trucks
  • Kids Zone
  • Hayrides
  • Vendors
  • Fireworks at 9:15 p.m. 

Join the celebration on the Pasadena Municipal Fairgrounds at 7902 Fairmont Parkway. Gates might be open on Red Bluff and Fairmont Parkway.


The Celebration of Freedom will function dwell music, rides, meals vehicles and giveaways. They’ll finish the day with a giant fireworks show at 9 p.m. 

Admission is free; nonetheless, a wristband is required to take part in most rides and sights. Wristband tickets are $5 and can be purchased in advance online or if you arrive on the occasion.
Age: All ages welcome

WHEN: July 4., 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.

WHERE: Independence Park at 3449 Pearland Pkwy.


The annual Red, White and Boom celebration affords household enjoyable and actions for all ages. Gates open at 5 p.m.

  • Trackless Train Rides
  • Climbing Rock Walls
  • Aerial Artists
  • Balloon Artists
  • Face Painting & Airbrush Art
  • Stilt Walkers
  • Photo Stations
  • Carnival Games
  • Sports Inflatables
  • Emcee DJ Cara
  • Sugar Land Jr. Superstar Faith Parle
  • JoiLux Dueling Pianos
  • Hybrid 7 Band
  • School of Rock
  • The National Anthem, carried out by Sugar Land Superstar Terrence Alexander-Evans
  • DJ ChildFace Williams

The finale might be a spectacular fireworks and laser present at 9 p.m.

WHEN: July 4, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. (Fireworks start at 9 p.m.)

WHERE: The Crown Festival Park at 18355 Southwest Freeway.


Tomball’s 4th of July celebration features a avenue competition with music from “Mango Punch!”, an enormous child zone, and a particular patriotic tribute to America and our veterans.

They promise “one of the biggest fireworks shows in Houston” at 9:30 p.m. 

WHEN: Gates open at 6 p.m.

WHERE: Business Highway 249 just North of FM 2920 in Tomball.


Star-Spangled Salute

They’re not ready until the 4th to rejoice our freedom in The Woodlands!

The celebration kicks off Sunday at 8 p.m. with the Houston Symphony’s Star-Spangled Salute at The Pavilion. The live performance is free and tickets aren’t required. Gates open at 6:30 p.m. for pre-concert actions.

Fourth of July Parade

Starting at 9 a.m. on July 4, spectators can benefit from the South County Fourth of July Parade. The 1.3-mile parade will make its approach round The Woodlands passing via Market Street and by Town Green Park. The annual occasion options marching bands, hearth engines, clowns, floats, and extra.

Red, Hot & Blue Festival and Fireworks 

This Red Hot & Blue Festival is so large, they want a number of areas!

On July 4 from 6 to 10 p.m., take pleasure in a range of actions at areas all through The Woodlands .All websites will function dwell music starting at 6 p.m. with bands enjoying till the Fireworks Extravaganza at roughly 9:30 p.m. 

Festival actions at Town Green Park embrace strolling leisure, concessions, and dwell music on two levels. Rock House (Variety) might be enjoying on the Freedom Stage and Red Sky Band (Southern Rock) might be enjoying on the Independence Stage.

Insider Tip: This competition location is bigger in measurement and can present the closest view to the fireworks present and should permit attendees to view parts of further Red, Hot, & Blue fireworks shows.

Festival actions at Waterway Square embrace strolling leisure, concessions, and dwell music from Time Warp (80s, 90s & Today’s Hits) with the Fourth of July Parade Awards beginning at 7 p.m.

Festival actions at Northshore Park embrace strolling leisure, concessions, and dwell music from Johnny and the Spinsations (50s, to 80s Variety).

Insider Tip: This location may have the most effective view of the first fireworks show which is launched from Lake Woodlands.

Festival actions at Rob Fleming Park embrace strolling entertainers, concessions, and dwell music from Common Ground (Variety).

Festival actions at Hughes Landing embrace dwell music from John Barraza Project (Variety).

Please word: For the consolation and security of all attendees, outsized seaside umbrellas and pop-up tents usually are not permitted at any location through the competition. Coolers, picnic baskets, blankets, and garden chairs are permitted. Glass is prohibited.

The 18-minute Fireworks Extravaganza will happen at roughly 9:30 p.m. The major fireworks show might be situated in Lake Woodlands adjoining to Northshore Park, with a secondary close-proximity (particular results) show at Town Green Park. The 2022 Fireworks Extravaganza can even function a fireworks show within the Waterway Square District near Timberloch Place and Waterway Avenue and Rob Fleming Park within the Village of Creekside Park.

WHEN: July 4, 6 p.m. – 10 p.m. (Fireworks start at 9:30 p.m.)

WHERE: Multiple areas.

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