With so many firework events and July 4th festivals around Austin, it’s hard to pick the perfect way to celebrate America’s independence. Whether you want to take the kids to see fireworks or attend the Willie Nelson picnic, here are our four favorite ways to celebrate 4th of July in Austin.
H-E-B Symphony July 4th Concert & Fireworks:
Bring the whole family down to Vic Mathias Shores for a firework event over the city paired with patriotic sounds by the Austin Symphony Orchestra. The orchestra will begin their performance at 8:30 p.m. with fireworks to follow around 9:30 p.m. This event is free so make sure to head down early to reserve your spot on the grass with a picnic blanket and snacks.
365 Things to Do In Austin
Catch Independence Day at the Drive-In:
There’s no better way to celebrate Independence Day than watching Will Smith fight off aliens in the classic 90s Sci-Fi flick, Independence Day. Reserve your car’s spot and view this aptly named film and a digital, fireworks show for a unique celebration of America.
A Very Willie Fourth of July:
Music fans come together to “keep Austin weird” with Willie Nelson’s Fourth of July Picnic. Featuring musical acts like Sheryl Crow and Kacey Musgraves, the Austin 360 Amphitheater is going to be swirling with country music sounds. The fun starts at 11: 00 a.m. so find your tickets, get a group together and set-up your picnic for this unforgettable event.
Root for the Texas Rangers:
There’s nothing more American than watching America’s favorite pastime, baseball. Lucky for Austin locals, the Texas Rangers are playing at home on the Fourth of July verse the Boston Red Sox. Enjoy some brews and hot dogs as you take in the game followed by Honda’s Fourth of July Fireworks set to light up the night’s sky.
There are so many ways to celebrate the Fourth of July in Austin. What are your plans for Independence Day?
Looking for an apartment home in Austin, TX? Look no further than IMT Residential!