5 ways to celebrate the 4th of July in Fort Worth

By Jaidyn HaysJune 10, 2024No Comments

5 ways to celebrate the 4th of July in Fort Worth

From bustling parades and vibrant fireworks displays to backyard barbecues and lively gatherings, the 4th of July is a day marked by joyous celebration and reflection on the nation’s history and values. Check out our list of events to celebrate the 4th of July in Fort Worth this year.

4th of July Cookie Decorating Class 

Move over Great British Bake Off! There’s a new cookier in town. You! Escape the Texas heat and partake in a 4th of July-themed cookie workshop. The final treats are ideal for enjoying alongside fireworks, and the class welcomes beginners. It’s also a fantastic opportunity for young bakers, ensuring a delightful family-friendly 4th of July experience.

Time: 2-4 p.m.

Date: June 29, 2024

Location: Lockwood Distilling Co., 1411 W. Magnolia, Fort Worth

Cost: $60

Fort Worth’s Fourth

Celebrate the 16th anniversary of this Independence Day extravaganza by the scenic Trinity River at Panther Island Pavilion. Guests can enjoy an evening filled with festival fare, refreshing beverages, children’s entertainment, live music and a spectacular fireworks display. Parking lots open at 3 p.m. and fireworks will begin at 9:30 p.m.

Time: 5-10 p.m.

Date: July 4, 2024

Location: Panther Island Pavilion, 395 Purcey St., Fort Worth

Cost: Free

Birdie’s 4th of July Throwdown: Kickoff Festival

For a fun, downtown 4th of July experience, visit Birdie’s Social Club for their 4th of July Throwdown: Kickoff Festival. Bridie’s will host over 12 local artists and guests will be able to watch the fireworks out over downtown Fort Worth. This event is family-friendly, including your furry family members!

Time: 6 p.m.

Date: July 4, 2024

Location: 2736 W 6th St., Fort Worth

Cost: Free with RSVP

“Independence Day” at the Rooftop Cinema Club

Prepare to enhance your 4th of July festivities with an elevated experience! Savor breathtaking rooftop panoramas, relish in a live acoustic performance featuring Americana music and indulge in refreshing beverages from the bar. Admission grants you a barbecue plate and a soft drink. Once the movie kicks off, settle comfortably into your seat with wireless headphones for an unparalleled viewing of “Independence Day.” Doors open at 5:40 p.m. and the movie starts at 7:40 p.m. Guests must be 18 or older to attend. 

Time: 5:40 p.m.

Date: July 4, 2024

Location: 235 Throckmorton St., Fort Worth

Cost: $65

Sonidos Del Summer

Experience a day-long 4th of July extravaganza in the Northside – complete with a parade and block party! Hosted by the Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, guests are allowed to bring picnic blankets, chairs and snacks/refreshments for the family. No alcohol and no glass allowed. There will also be food trucks and vendors available for attendees to purchase items from. 

Time: 5-10 p.m.

Date: July 6, 2024

Location: 303 NW 20th St., Fort Worth

Cost: Free