Below is a list of some of the fireworks displays planned around the Houston area.
- Downtown Houston, Eleanor Tinsley Park at Buffalo Bayou
- July 4 from 4 to 10 p.m.
- Admission: $8 per person, ages 5 and under free; Reliant Energy offering two free tickets to its customers and half-off two tickets to non-customers on the city's website through July 3.
- Miller Outdoor Theater
- July 4 at 8:30 p.m.
Admission: Free; tickets available at box office from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on July 4
- Freedom Park
- Saturday, June 30 from 7 to 9:30 p.m.
- Admission: Free
- Baytown's July 4th Celebration
- Bicentennial Park
- July 4 from 5 to 10 p.m.
- Parade at 5:30 p.m.
- Fireworks at 9:30 p.m.
- Call 281-420-6597 for more information.
- Fourth Fest
- Jimmy Burke Activity Center, 500 W. 13th St.
- July 4 from 6 to 9:15 p.m.
Fireworks: 9:15 p.m.
- 117th annual Friendswood Fourth of July Celebration
- Parade: July 410 a.m., begins on F.M. 518 at Heritage Drive
- Evening Program: 7:30 p.m. at Centennial Park
- Fireworks: 9:20 p.m.
- Call 281-996-3220 for more information.
- Parade: July 4 at 7:30 p.m., Seawall Boulevard from 28th Street to 53rd Street
- Fireworks: July 4 at 9:15 p.m., Seawall Boulevard at 37th Street
- Call 888-GAL-ISLE for more information.
- 23rd Annual Katy Freedom Celebration
- Katy Mills Mall
- Fireworks start at dark (about 9 p.m.)
- Dunbar Park
- Fireworks: July 4 at dark
- No fireworks show; city was unable to get a technician.
- 28th Annual Fourth of July Festival
- Buffalo Run Park
- July 4 beginning at 6 p.m.
- Fireworks at 9:15 p.m.
- For more information, call 281-403-8644.