2016 Fair Park Fourth


  • 7/04/2017
  • Tuesday, July 4th – 6:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Fair Park, Dallas, TX
  • Free!
  • FIREWORKS! Start at 9:45 PM


Event Details

A grand way to salute America’s independence!

The City of Dallas, Friends of Fair Park, and WFAA-TV Channel 8 invite you to celebrate America’s birth at the City of Dallas’ official Independence Day celebration, Fair Park Fourth.


Our annual celebration starts with the Dallas 7/4 race in the morning and finishes with Dallas’ official fireworks display at night.


In between, you and your family can:


  • explore historic Fair Park,
  • enjoy the State Fair of Texas Midway,
  • paddle in the Swan Boats,
  • ride the Texas Star Ferris Wheel
  • learn about the interesting and quirky history of Fair Park on our free Cell Phone Tour,
  • visit participating Fair Park partners like Texas Discovery Gardens and the Hall of State,
  • check out Truck World on Cotton Bowl Plaza
  • delight at an Esplanade Fountain show,
  • pedal a B-Cycle Bike,
  • listen to music, and
  • enjoy food and drink from on-site vendors.


Piccolos & Patriots: A Star-Spangled Spectacular


  • 7/04/2017
  • Tuesday, July 4th – 1:00 PM
  • Meyerson Symphony Center, 2301 Flora Street, Dallas, TX
  • Tickets between $21 – $53


Event Details


The Dallas Winds light up the Meyerson Center with a flag-waving show honoring the USA. This must-see annual musical extravaganza features the most patriotic wind band tunes in an endless parade of dazzling musicianship. So break out the red, white and blue – it’s a family-friendly July 4th, Dallas Winds-style! Hot dogs and ice cream will be on sale in the lobby prior to the performance starting at 12 p.m.

concerts, Dallas, Fair Park, Fireworks