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Fireworks Houston 2022 | Image Credit: Citycentre Houston

If you are looking for July 4th fireworks in Houston, you are in the right place!!! 

The Houston area is among the largest metroplexes in the US and it is no surprise that when it comes to Independence day fireworks, there are a lot of places that are planning to light up the night skies. So if you are googling ‘Fireworks show near me’ you stand a good chance of finding something reasonably close to you. 

 We have compiled for you a list of all the fireworks shows in the Greater Houston area. The events are sorted based on the areas of Houston such as Downtown Houston, West Houston, South Houston and East Houston, so that you can easily find something near your location. 

Also remember to check out our other posts on 4th July 2022 Events in Houston (parades, concerts & more) and also on 4th July 2022 Food Deals and Restaurant Specials

We hope that you enjoy a great 4th of July with your family and friends!!! 

Editor’s Note: Our staff tries their best to bring to you the most up-to-date information. However, a number of factors can influence the event details. Please check for the latest information on the site of the event organizer before heading out. 

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Fireworks Houston 2022  – 4th July Fireworks in Downtown Houston

Fireworks Downtown Houston – Shell Freedom Over Texas

July 4 Freedom Over Texas Fireworks in Houston

Freedom Over Texas July 4th Event in Houston

With an average turnout of 50,000 people and live Houston television coverage, this event has established itself as Houston’s yearly distinctive July 4th celebration. Freedom Over Texas will be held in person this year along Allen Parkway for six hours of festivities, customs, and live music venues. It will include performances by local, regional, and international artists, and it will be topped off by a musically orchestrated fireworks finale that is “Texas-sized.”

When: July 4, 2022  |  4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: 18-3600 Allen Pkwy, Houston, TX 77019
Cost: $10

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Sam Houston Race Park Fireworks

This year, Sam Houston Race Park will be the second venue of the Shell Freedom Over Texas Fireworks show.

When: July 4, 2022  |  4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: 1000 Bagby St, Houston, TX 77002
Cost: $10

Buffalo Bayou Fireworks Houston

Hop aboard BBP’s pontoon boat for perfect views of Houston’s spectacular fireworks show!

Avoid the crowds and view the city’s fireworks extravaganza while floating along Buffalo Bayou and enjoying bubbly, beer, wine, and light bites. They can only accommodate 21 lucky guests, so sign up now for this cruise!
When: July 4, 2022 | 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: 1005 Commerce Street, Houston, TX 77002
Cost: $125

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Fireworks Houston 2022 – 4th July Fireworks in West Houston 

Liberty Fest Fireworks at PlazAmericas Mall

The Southwest Management District is hosting Liberty Fest in partnership with the Sharpstown Civic Association. Food booths, games,  entertainment for children in a Kids Zone, live music and other performances, will all lead up to a spectacular fireworks show at 9 pm.
Admission and parking are free for this family-friendly event where no alcohol will be allowed.  
This is the third festival hosted by Southwest District at PlazAmericas Mall.  Longtime residents of the Sharpstown area have fond memories of watching fireworks and celebrating Independence Day, July 4th,  at the former Sharpstown Mall.
When: July 3, 2022 | 1:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: PlazAmericas, 7500 Bellaire Blvd, Houston, TX 77036
Cost: Free

Katy Mills Fireworks

The City of Katy in partnership with Typhoon Texas’s “Red White & Boom” event, will host the annual Freedom Celebration fireworks display. When parking for the firework display please do not move street closure barricades and do not park on roadway shoulders or street medians – this is for public safety and helps with traffic control after the show. 
When: July 4, 2022 |  All Day
Where: Near Katy Mills Mall/Typhoon Texas
Cost: $10

City Center Fireworks

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Image Credit: Citycentre Houston

Independence Day welcomes an evening of live music and a 10-minute fireworks spectacular that you don’t want to miss!  Monday, July 4 from 7 – 11 PM: The After Party (Country & Pop) & 10-minute fireworks spectacular at 9:30 PM. As a courtesy, no outside food or beverages are allowed. Our restaurants offer delicious menu items that can also conveniently be taken to-go. Parking will be $10 in all CITYCENTRE garages beginning at 4 PM. Please allow extra time for parking before and after the event due to large attendance; carpooling and ride-sharing such as Uber are highly encouraged
When: July 4, 2022  |  7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Where: 800 Town & Country Blvd Houston, TX 77024
Cost: $10 parking

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Fireworks Houston 2022 – 4th July Fireworks in South Houston 

Red White and Boom in Sugar Land

Celebrate Independence Day at The Crown Festival Park with patriotic family fun and activities for all ages! We’ll have a variety of great food, activities, photo opportunities, vendor booths, live musical entertainment and of course, a dazzling firework display to conclude the celebration.

Gates open at 5 p.m. Entertainment, food and activities will take place from 6 – 8:45 p.m. Fireworks will begin at approximately 9 p.m.
When: July 4, 2022 |  6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Crown Festival Park, 18355 Southwest Freeway, Houston TX 77479
Cost: Free

Fireworks Houston 2022 – 4th July Fireworks in East & South East Houston 

Webster TX Fireworks

Webster TX - Houston Fireworks

Image Credit: City of Webster, Texas – Government

Texas Avenue Park will host this event for families for this year’s 4th of July celebration. The greatest fireworks display in the region will be featured, along with a fun-filled day of kid-friendly activities, food trucks, live entertainment, and veteran recognition!
When: July 4, 2022 |  5:00 pm
Where: 17100 N Texas Ave, Webster, TX 77598
Cost: Free

Clear Lake TX Fireworks – Star Spangled Sky Fireworks at Kemah Boardwalk

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Image Credit: Kemah Boardwalk

Get to the Kemah Boardwalk early on July 4 because the skies will light up in red, white, and blue fireworks! Grab a bite to eat, enjoy the rides, live music, and Uncle Sam on stilts before watching the fireworks blast off in the evening.
When: July 4, 2022 |  9:30 pm
Where: 215 Kipp Ave, Kemah, TX 77565
Cost: Event Parking – $25

Fireworks Extravaganza at League City

This family-friendly event is free and open to the public and includes a fireworks display, live-music, inflatables, and food trucks. Bring your lawn chairs or blanket to enjoy an evening with family and friends as part of your Independence Day celebration. Fireworks will begin at sundown. Additional parking will be available at Hometown Heroes Park, along with shuttle service. 
When: July 3, 2022 |  4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Chester L Davis Sportsplex, 1251 League City Parkway, League City, TX 77573
Cost: Free

Baytown’s 4th of July Celebration

Save the date for Baytown’s Fourth of July celebration that features not one, but two days of free concerts, a parade, vendor shopping, eating, and fireworks!!!
When: July 3 – 4, 2022
Where: Bicentennial Park, 1001 Market St, Baytown, TX 77520
Cost: Free

4th Fest Celebration at Pasadena Municipal Fairgrounds

The Pasadena 4th Fest is going to be a ROCKIN’ good time!! Best of all, it’s FREE! Food Trucks, Vendors, Tractor Rides, Mega Slides, Rock Climbing, Games, Prizes, Indoor Kid Zone, Live Music and FIREWORKS!
When: July 4, 2022 | 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: 7902 Fairmont Pkwy, Pasadena, TX 77507
Cost: Free


Other Places in the Houston Area that have had Fireworks in the past, but have no information for 2022

Bridgeland Fireworks 

Hermann Park Fireworks

Fireworks Cypress TX

Fort Sam Houston Fireworks

Lakeside Country Club Fireworks

Discovery Green Fireworks

Memorial City Mall Fireworks

Splashtown Fireworks

Houston Zoo Fireworks

Fireworks Humble TX

Fireworks Galleria Houston


Do you know of any other 4th of July fireworks in Houston? Have you chosen where you want to celebrate Independence Day this year? Leave your comments below!

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