If you’re looking for July 4th events in Longview or surrounding cities, then Hospitality Health ER has the local scoop for you. Practicing traditions like holiday celebrations and spending quality family time can impact your family in a positive way. So, without further ado, here are three places around East Texas to celebrate the 4th and spend time with your family this year.
2019 Fireworks & Freedom Celebration
July 4th, 2019, full day of events starting at 11 am
The City of Longview will host the 4th of July Fireworks and Freedom Celebration at Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex. Take the family for a full day of festivities including amusement rides, children’s activities, and live music outdoors. There will also be a talent competition, a Patriotic Pup Fashion Show, and food trucks. To get a break from the heat, visit the air-conditioned vendor hall with close to 100 vendors and concessions in the Longview Exhibit Building. To top the day off, you’ll enjoy the biggest fireworks display in East Texas starting at 9:30 pm. This is the ultimate of July 4th events in Longview, so don’t miss it!
Fourth of July Extravaganza
July 4th, 2019, 6 pm-10 pm
Kilgore City Park, North St., Kilgore, Texas 75662
Come join the fun at Kilgore City Park for the July 4th Extravaganza! There will be plenty to keep families entertained including water slides, face painting, and live music by the Chad Cooke Band. You’ll also want to stay through the evening for an explosive 20-minute fireworks display over Historic Downtown Kilgore. Food vendors will also be onsite.
City of Henderson July 4th Celebration
July 4th, 2019
Downtown Henderson Parade at 10 am
Family Activities at Lake Forest Park (HWY 64 West) start at 5 pm
Kick off the Fourth of July with a patriotic parade through Downtown Henderson that begins at the First United Methodist Church at 10 am. After some rest and relaxation following the parade, come join in on more July 4th festivities at Lake Forest Park at 5 pm. They’ll have bouncy houses, a giant waterslide, burgers, snow cones, homemade ice cream, and live music by Sharon Lee Nelson and Bo Brumble. Fireworks start at 9pm.
Happy Independence Day, everyone!
Setting off your own fireworks this year? Before you do, read here about some key safety tips from Hospitality Health ER. For medical emergencies, all Hospitality Health ER locations in Longview, Tyler, and Galveston are open 24-7. Find our locations here.