4th of July in Central Texas

4th of July in Central Texas

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Posted on June 25, 2013 at 3:10 PM

Updated Thursday, Jun 27 at 3:32 PM

Independence Day is almost here! There are plenty of ways for you to celebrate America's 237th birthday around Central Texas. Grab your lawn chairs, wear your red, white and blue and plan for the big event on July 4th!

Here are some suggestions for some fun things to do around town on the big day:

Austin Symphony HEB July 4th Concert & Fireworks at Auditorium Shores at the Long Center at 8:30 p.m. Admission is free. More information.

July Fourth Frontier Days Celebration at Old Settlers Park in Round Rock from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Go here for more information.

Round Rock Express' Red, White and Blue weekend July 4-6. Fireworks will be held after three games against the Omaha Storm Chasers. There will be $1 Pepsi prodcuts and discounts on draft beer at the game on July 4th. More information.

July 4th event at Milburn Park in Cedar Park from 1 p.m. to 10:40 p.m. Fireworks display begins at 9:15. Go here for more information.

July 4th Pflugerville Pfirecracker Pfestival at Lake Pflugerville from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. Fireworks show begins at 9 p.m. Go here for more information.

Fireworks in Wells Branch, over Willow Bend Pool, Bratton Lane at Sauls Drive. July 4 at  9:45 pm. More information.

30th Annual Sertoma Club July 4th Celebration and fireworks display at San Gabriel Park in Georgetown on Stadium Drive and North Austin Avenue. More information.

Independence Day Celebration Fireworks Show in Kyle at Plum Creek Golf Course from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Fireworks begin around 9:30. Go here for more information.

Fourth of July Fireworks Extravaganza in the City Park in Lockhart. Go here for info.

Red, White and Buda celebration 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Fireworks at 9:30 p.m. Go here for info.

33rd annual SummerFest in San Marcos from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at San Marcos Plaza Park. Parade begins at 7 p.m. and fireworks begin at 9:30 p.m. Go here for more information.

San Antonio Fourth of July Celebration from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Woodlawn Lake Park. Fireworks begin at 9:10 p.m. Go here for more info. 

Fire officials want to remind residents that private fireworks are illegal within city limits.

For more summer fun ideas go here.