Fireworks Are Back! Here’s Where to See Fireworks Near Austin on The 4th of July

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Fireworks are back! Central Texas is once again going above and beyond to celebrate the 4th of July. So whether you’re up for crowd or you’re trying to keep it low-key, we’ve got the perfect ways to celebrate.

Here’s where you can see fireworks in or around Austin this 4th of July!

Sertoma Independence Day Parade & Frontier Days 2021
Saturday, July 3 | 8:30 am to 11:30 pm | Old Settlers Park in Round Rock

The 2021 Annual Sertoma Independence Day Parade is bigger and better than ever and will once again feature a full day of patriotic festivities including parade, festival, carnival, music and fireworks. 

Photo via https://www.roundrocktexas.gov

Bob Schneider Independence Bash & Fireworks
Saturday, July 3 | 6 p.m. | Nutty Brown Amphitheater

Bob Schneider is back for the Independence Bash featuring a fireworks show! The show is all ages. Full bar and food are available on site.

Fire in the Sky
Saturday, July 3 | 7 to 10 p.m. | Dripping Springs Sports & Recreation Park in Dripping Springs

The annual Fire in the Sky fireworks show in Dripping Springs will now be based out of Dripping Springs Sports & Recreation Park to allow more residents to see the show from the downtown area. Fireworks begin around 9:15 p.m.

H-E-B Austin Symphony July 4th Concert & Fireworks
Sunday, July 4 | 8 p.m. | Vic Mathias Shores (formerly Auditorium Shores)

H-E-B Austin Symphony July 4th Concert & Fireworks returns! This July 4th enjoy an amazing event complete with a fireworks display over the city skyline backed by symphonic patriotic classics. This is one of the most ionic firework shows in Austin and you don’t want to miss it!

Hill Country’s Galleria Independence Day Festival
Sunday, July 4 | 4 to 10 p.m. | Hill Country Galleria

Head out to the annual Hill Country Galleria Independence Day Festival. Enjoy shopping with art vendors spread out on the streets of the Hill Country Galleria, plus get here early to also shop the resident boutiques and merchants who call Hill Country Galleria home. Don’t forget your blanket, chair, and bug spray to enjoy the show from the grassy lawn.

Kyle’s Independence Day Fireworks Show
Sunday, July 4 | 9:30 p.m. | Plum Creek Golf Course
in Kyle

A spectacular fireworks show, launching from Plum Creek Golf Course. The fireworks show will last 30 minutes and will have several unique displays this year. The City of Kyle has also arranged a special treat in partnership with radio station KAZI 88.7 to stream music as you watch the show.  

Photo via CityofKyle.com

Cedar Park’s Firework Show
Sunday, July 4 | 5 to 11:30 p.m. | Milburn Park in Cedar Park

Make a day of it and bring your picnic gear to enjoy a variety of food trucks from 5:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. With music playing and plenty of room to spread out, there’s sure to be fun for everyone. Fireworks start at 9:15 p.m.! And if you’re trying to avoid traffic afterward stick around for a showing up the cult classic, “The Sandlot”.

July 4 Celebration at San Gabriel Park
Sunday, July 4 | 9:15 | San Gabriel Park, VFW Park, and other areas of Georgetown

The fireworks display begins at about 9:15 p.m. Fireworks will be launched from the McMaster Athletic Fields on North College Street. The free event is sponsored by the Georgetown Sertoma Club service organization with assistance from the City of Georgetown. Please do not bring dogs to this July 4 event.

Red, White ‘n Buda Independence Day Celebration
Sunday, July 4 | 9 p.m. | Buda Amphitheater and City Park

Fireworks will be launched from Buda Amphitheater and City Park on July 4 at dusk. But don’t worry there’s plenty to do before then. Starting at 9 a.m. with a bike parade, a market to follow, and live music leading up to the fireworks.

4th of July presented by the City of Hutto
Sunday, July 4 | 4:30 p.m. | Brushy Creek Amphitheater

The City of Hutto welcomes you to their third annual 4th of July Celebration! Bring the whole family for live music, food trucks, kids activities, and of course fireworks!

Round Rock Express’s Independence Day Celebration
Sunday, July 4 | 8 p.m. | Dell Diamond in Round Rock

Round Rock Express celebrates 4th of July by inviting all their fans to stick around to enjoy the firework show. The Round Rock Express will be playing against the Sugar Land Skeeters (Houston Astros affiliate). Gates are scheduled to open at 4:30 p.m, first pitch at 6 p.m. Get more info and buy tickets here.

Pfirecracker Pfestival
Sunday, July 4 | 9:30 p.m. | Fireworks Launching From Typhoon Texas

Typhoon Texas will be hosting the fireworks show starting at 9:30 p.m. Enjoy the firework from the surrounding area if you’re not visiting the waterpark. . Parking for the fireworks only is not available at Typhoon Texas. Only visitors with a reservation for July 4 at the waterpark will be allowed to park in Typhoon Texas’ parking lot. 

You can also catch scenic fireworks from the 360 Bridge, the Congress Bridge or any main downtown overlook! Actually, here are even more of the best locales to catch the Austin fireworks display!

If you want more 4th of July festivities head to our all FREE events calendar for parades, parties, and more!