Who doesn’t love the spectacular firework shows that happen in Dallas during the Fourth of July season? What’s even more amazing is that the fireworks displays are catered to families from all walks of life. The only requirement that you need to have is that you love fireworks and having fun. The Dallas/Fort Worth area will have several firework festivals throughout the metro areas. These events have been hand selected because of the location, affordability and events. You can visit any of these Best of Fireworks in DFW events!
Fort Worth’s Fourth
395 Purcey St.
Fort Worth, TX 76102
(817) 698-0700
www.forthworthsfourth.comDate: Saturday, July 4, 2015Fort Worth’s Fourth is a free event that starts at 2:00 p.m. Parking is either preferred at $10 or overflow for $5. It is recommended that you bring a small tent, which is to be taken down by 8:00 p.m. Certain activities like bounce houses, face painting, pony rides, miniature golf, levee slide and the water slide are free events No coolers are allowed. There will be food vendors for various prices which take all major credit cards and cash. ATMs will be on site. The Kidzone is open from 2 – 8 p.m. and the pony rides are from 3:30 – 6:30 p.m. Live music will start at 6:00 p.m. and the fireworks show starts at 10 p.m. There will be plenty of activities for your whole family to enjoy.

Addison Kaboom Town
4950 Addison Circle Drive
Addison, TX 75254
(800) 233-4766
www.addisontexas.netDate: Friday, July 3, 2015Addison Kaboom Town is a free event and one of the best events for firework displays. The Wall Street Journal, USA Today and AOL Travel call it one of the best firework shows in America, so your family will enjoy this wonderful event. It’s on the eve of the  4th of July and features a 30-minute ground-launching fireworks show that is set to choreography and simulcast live on the radio. The show even includes fly-bys by the World Class Warbirds. Your family will enjoy visiting the Cavanaugh Flight Museum, all the food vendors, games, prizes and musical performances. There’s even an after party at the Addison Circle Park. The park opens at noon and the events start from 5 p.m. to midnight. The fireworks show starts at 9:30 p.m.

Light Up Arlington
505 E. Border St.
Arlington, TX 76010
(817) 543-4301
www.levittpavilionarlington.orgDate: Friday, July 3, 2015On Friday, July 3 residents in and around the Arlington, TX area will enjoy Light Up Arlington, a free event. There will be food, fun and fireworks. Don’t forget the wonderful music that starts at 7:30 p.m. The fun starts at 6 p.m., but the fireworks show starts at 9:45 p.m. Kids will enjoy bounce houses, face painting, a petting zoo and so much more. Adults will enjoy food vendors and free parking. You can bring your coolers and have a picnic at this event for the entire family to enjoy.

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MetroPCS Fair Park Fourth
1300 Robert B. Cullum Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75210
(214) 670-8400
www.fairpark.orgDate: Saturday, July 4, 2015The Fair Park is the best place to have a spectacular 16-minute firework show. Visitors will enjoy this free event because there will be live music, water features, rides, games and food vendors. The Fair Park gates will open at 6 a.m. with so many wonderful events which include a 7K/4K race that starts at 7:40 a.m. Children can visit the Children’s Aquarium for $4 or watch the butterflies for $2 at the Texas Discovery Gardens at 10 a.m. Musical performances will start at 7 p.m. and the WFAA-TV Channel 8 will start its live broadcast at 9 p.m. Strollers are not allowed and parking is $5.

July 4 Freedom Festival 2015
2560 King Arthur Blvd.
Lewisville, TX 75056
(972) 410-6587
www.castlehillsvillageshops.comDate: Saturday, July 4, 2015Families who live around the Lewisville area can enjoy the July 4 Freedom Festival from 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. This event is free and includes activities for the entire family, live music, food vendors and a fireworks show that starts at 9:30 p.m. So bring your chairs, blankets and coolers and enjoy the night.

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Ivy N. Carter has been professionally writing since 1998 when she started writing for the Texas Southern University The Herald student newspaper. Since then Ivy has enjoyed writing for several magazines, newspapers, businesses and other publications throughout the country. She has a MBA is the owner of Written By INC a professional writing and editing company. Her work can be found on Examiner.com.

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