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July 4, 2018, 12:00 PM - 10:30 PM @ Fair Park
Free and open to the public, Fair Park Fourth will feature patriotic performances, family fun, plus a spectacular firework show.
The State Fair of Texas Midway will open at noon featuring several rides, games, and concession stands. Admission tickets to the midway can be purchased at the entrance gates for $8, or online for $5 by visiting BigTex.com.
Beginning at 3pm, other (FREE) attractions will open up including water inflatables, a zipline, rides, face painters and more!
WFAA will present a one-hour salute to America’s birthday. Anchors Cynthia Izaguirre and Joe Trahan will host the program from the Cotton Bowl. The show will begin at 9 p.m. and will feature musical performances by recent “American Idol” contestant, Harper Grace and noted jazz trumpeter, Freddie Jones.
Parking for the general public is $10 per car at Fair Park Gates 5 and 6.
Gate A to the Cotton Bowl will open at 5 p.m., with gates B, D, and M opening closer to the start of the fireworks show.