FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – A free Fourth of July celebration is returning to the city of Fort Worth this year.READ MORE: Texas-Based Barge Company To Pay $15.3M For Damages From 2014 Oil Spill In Houston Ship Channel
The celebration includes a full day of family-oriented activities, including a free kid’s zone with pony rides, face painting and bounce houses, and a water show with jet skis and fly boards.
Those wanting more adventure can enjoy tubing on the Trinity, zip lines, water slides and more.READ MORE: Texas Man Who Worked As Nanny Sentenced To 30 Years In Prison For Child Molestation
Texas country music artist Gary P. Nunn and cover band Party Machine will provide some of the live entertainment. And the 301st Fighter Wing from the NASJRB will perform a flyover at 8:00 p.m.
Of course all the events of the day are just a precursor to the giant fireworks show! Promoters say the fireworks showcase is the “largest in North Texas” and the skies will begin lighting up at 10 p.m.
Regular admission is free, but there is a fee for preferred and overflow parking. VIP reserved seating is available and includes primes views, access to air-conditioned restrooms, a shaded lounge area and VIP parking. The cost is $40.
Gates open at 2 p.m. The Panther Island Pavilion is located at 395 Purcey Street in Fort Worth.MORE NEWS: Person In California Becomes 1st Case Of Omicron COVID-19 Variant Identified In US
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