Are you as ready as we are for the return of fireworks, barbecues, and parades for the 2022 Fourth of July celebration? We have curated the perfect palette of RED, WHITE, and BLUE events happening in and around San Antonio this Independence Day weekend.
Lights of Liberty at Six Flags | 17000 IH-10 West
July 1-4 | Park hours: 10:30 a.m.– 9:00 p.m. | Water Park hours: 12:00- 8:00 p.m.
Fireworks at closing each night with extended show on Forth of July.
4th of July Celebration at SeaWorld San Antonio
July 2-4 | 10:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m.
In honor of Independence Day, guests will get in the patriotic spirit when they witness a colorful fireworks display at Bayside – free with admission to SeaWorld. This stunning mix of pyrotechnics is set to a triumphant musical score. This jaw-dropping show will illuminate SeaWorld’s skyline and captivate guests with its spectacular display of colorful flames and twinkling sparks.
Saturday, July 2
Armed Forces River Parade | Riverwalk San Antonio
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
A free patriotic parade dedicated to the men and women who serve in all branches of the Armed Forces. Eighteen star-spangled floats will carry representatives of all six branches of the military. Patriotic and American-themed rock/pop music will play from the floats throughout the 2 1/2-mile downtown parade route on the River Walk.
Freedom Fiesta | Central Park – 201 S. Austin St., Seguin
Festival hosted by local radio station, KWED 1580 includes a live performance from Clint Taft and the Buckwild Band, great food, cold beer, and time to connect with the whole community.
Sunday, July 3
Fireworks Fiesta | Max Starcke Park – 650 River Dr West, Seguin
Presented by H-E-B and Niagara Bottling, Inc., the night sky will light up with a fireworks display. The best views are from Starcke Park and the surrounding area. This should be the biggest show Seguin has ever seen!
Independence Day Celebration | Helotes Festival Grounds, 12210 Leslie Rd.
All are invited to celebrate with us in Helotes! Enjoy food, live music, and a spectacular fireworks show.
Sunday, July 4
Schertz 4th of July Jubilee, 8:00 a.m.–10:00 p.m. | FREE!
Join the City of Schertz for a tribute to freedom and fun in 2022! Elements include a morning “Let Freedom Run” 5K and downtown parade; in the evening a carnival, live music, Float & Fireworks, festival food, family zone activities, and a Fireworks Spectacular.
Independence Day at the Alamo | 300 Alamo Plaza
9:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
Celebrate Independence Day at the Alamo with live music, a variety of demonstrations, and activities through out the day.Demonstrations include weapons, medicine, artillery, drill, and firing demonstrations. Interactive activities will include period games, kids’ drill, learning to make candy cartridges, learning to make yarn or corn husk dolls, and more! Visitors will be able to sign a giant Declaration of Independence.
Biggest Small- Town Forth of July Parade | 201 South Austin St, Seguin
Crowds of flag-waving people will line Austin Street for the annual parade. The floats roll at 10 a.m. Past crowd estimates have exceeded 10,000. There will be more than a hundred parade entries including floats from local businesses, elected officials, churches, schools, military representatives, and more.
H-E-B Fourth of July Celebration | Woodlawn Lake Park, 1103 Cincinnati Ave
11:00 a.m.–9:30 p.m.
The San Antonio Parks Foundation in partnership with The City of San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department, presents The Official City of San Antonio Fourth of July Celebration presented by H-E-B. There will be plenty of July Fourth fare, including local food trucks and vendors serving up hot BBQ, burgers, hot dogs, tacos, aguas frescas, and cold drinks galore! Carnival games will also be available for the duration of the event.
Red, White, and Boom | La Vernia Community Park, 221 San Antonio Road, La Vernia
The City of La Vernia is hosting a picnic in the park with food trucks, water slides, a DJ, and an amazing fireworks show! Feel free to bring your own canopy, lawn chair, blanket, towel, and cooler.
4th of July Parade | Windcrest City Hall, 8601 Midcrown, Windcrest
Join your neighbors and celebrate the 4th of July with the City of Windcrest’s Annual 4th of July Parade. The festival will kick off with a greeting from our Mayor, Dan Reese, the Pledge, and a Presentation of Colors. The parade will begin right after our opening ceremony. The parade starts at City Hall and will make its way around Golf Course. The party will then start at the City Hall Parking with food, vendors, games, and lots of fun.
Independence Day Fireworks Boerne | 106 City Park Road, Boerne
This spectacular display of fireworks is sponsored by the Boerne Fire Department. Grab a chair and be amazed by the wonderful show in the sky. Free parking is available at Boerne City Park & Champion High School. Fireworks will begin after dark.