If you haven’t looked at your calendar in a while you may not realize that 4th of July is next week! It falls right in the middle of the week and (unlike Halloween) the holiday will not be conveniently postponed for the weekend – it will be showing it’s beautiful colors loud and proud on Wednesday night! Do you have plans yet?
Hosting 4th of July parties can be so much fun; especially when you use Texas Treats Snacks and Sweets. Not only are our treats delicious, they are festive, fun, and our packaging shares the same colors as America – red, white, and blue! So, if you’re the one hosting this year – let us help! And let us know when and where to show up! 🙂
For those who want someone else to do the entertaining, here are a few Texas area 4th of July shows for you. Many thanks to gotexas.about.com for these great ideas!
Granbury, TX, June 29 – July 4 “Granbury’s July 4 Celebration begins Sunday and continues through Thursday. The event includes a car show, tractor pull, ranch rodeo, children’s games, arts & crafts, parade and fireworks display.”
Austin, TX, July 4 “The Austin Symphony Orchestra will begin performing at 8:30 p.m. and the fireworks will begin at 9:30 p.m., ending at 10:00 p.m. Come early, bring a picnic, claim a grassy spot and enjoy the patriotic music of the Austin Symphony Orchestra.”
Houston, TX, July 4 “Houston’s celebration, the Freedom Over Texas Fourth of July Celebration Presented by Shell at Eleanor Tinsley Park features a fireworks display and live music from Jack Ingram. The fireworks display is being billed as the ‘largest land-based fireworks show in the nation.'”
Lukenbach, TX, July 4 “Luckenbach will be hosting their annual July 4th Luckenbach Family Picnic, which includes entertainment, games, food and more.”
South Padre, TX, July 4 “South Padre Island, the “Fireworks Capital of Texas,” will have a Fourth of July Fireworks Extravaganza over the Laguna Madre bay starting at 9:15 pm.”
San Antonio, TX, July 4 “In San Antonio, visitors and residents will be treated to a free fireworks display and celebration at Woodlawn Lake Park.”
Dallas, TX, July 4 “In Dallas, Fair Park Fourth is a free event featuring food, games, live music and fireworks in Fair Park.”
We hope you have a great weekend planning where you’ll be spending the 4th! What a fun way to celebrate our freedom!