This year Dallas is going all out with its Independence Day festivities over the three day weekend. With Dallas being so big and spread out, there are numerous fireworks displays and festivals happening across the city. If you’re visiting, check out the bottom of the article for our recommendation on some of Dallas’ best hotels.
July 3 2009 Festivals and Independence Day Fireworks in Dallas
One of the best fireworks displays in the country, Kaboom Town! is a huge Fourth of July party that takes place in Addison. The show can be seen from anywhere in Addison (including the Addison Circle Park watching party).
This free party takes place between 5 p.m. and Midnight, at 4970 Addison Circle Drive.
Annual Farmer’s Branch Independence Day Celebration:
Kicking off at 7:30 p.m. this free event is chock-full of food, fun and games – as well as low-level fireworks that start at approximately 9:35 pm. The festival takes place at the Farmers Branch Historical Park at 2540 Farmers Branch Lane.
July 4 2009 Festivals and Independence Day Fireworks in Dallas
July Jazz in Addison:
Music lovers should make sure to check out July Jazz on the fourth in Esplanade Park (5044 Addison Circle Park Drive) where you can enjoy free concerts feartuing local jazz artists. Make sure to bring a chair, some refreshments and good friends for a great relaxing celebration.
Bedford 4thFest Celebration:
You’ll find old-fashioned flag-waving Independence Day celebrations including live music, a parade at noon, carnival rides food and fireworks. Head to 2801 Forest Ridge in Bedford for this festival.
Liberty by the Lake Festival:
There will be numerous events throughout the day at the Liberty by the Lake Festival, so don’t worry – there will be something for everyone here. Liberty by the Lake will host the 2009 R5Water-XRacing Tour (one of America’s up and coming personal watercraft racing circuts).
And it wouldn’t be a Fourth of July festival without fireworks. Don’t worry –they start at 9:30 p.m. over Lake Lewisville. The fireworks are best viewed from Stewart Creek Park.
Need a Hotel in Dallas?
If you’re lucky enough to be visiting Dallas over the Independence Day long weekend, we recommend that you go all out and stay at one of the best hotels in Dallas: