2016 Fair Park Fourth


  • 7/04/2018
  • Wednesday, July 4th – 6:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Fair Park, Dallas, TX
  • Free!
  • FIREWORKS! Start at 9:45 PM


Event Details

The City of DallasFriends of Fair ParkState Fair of Texas, and WFAA-TV Channel 8 invite you to celebrate America with a day of family fun and fireworks at Fair Park Fourth. Enjoy entertainment, children’s activities, rides, games, food and drink, museums, historic art and architecture, and spectacular fireworks on Wednesday, July 4, 2018.

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


  • 7/04/2018
  • Wednesday, July 4th – 1:00 PM
  • Meyerson Symphony Center, 2301 Flora Street, Dallas, TX
  • Tickets between $23 – $50


Event Details

Strike up the band and hoist the stars and stripes – it’s a star-spangled salute to our country featuring patriotic music, confetti, and a cameo from Uncle Sam!

concerts, Dallas, Fair Park, Fireworks