Celebrate with live music and fireworks at Freedom Over Texas

Photo courtesy of City of Houston: Mayor's Office | Photo credit: Richard Carson

Spend your 4th of July at Freedom Over Texas, Houston’s premiere Independence Day Celebration happening in the newly renovated Eleanor Tinsley Park in Downtown Houston along Buffalo Bayou on Friday, July 4, 2014 from 4pm to 10pm.

Mayor Annise Parker‘s Official 4th of July Celebration is loaded with American goodness including live music, vintage aircraft flyovers, a zone dedicated to kids, military equipments like tanks and helicopters that represent all five branches of the armed forces, a margarita bash and All-American beer garden, representatives from the Texans, Rockets, Astros and Dymamo, and one of the largest fireworks displays in the country. 

Jennifer Nettles headlines the event, which leads right into the spectacular fireworks extravaganza.

Live Music Line-Up at Freedom Over Texas

  • American Swindle (Southern Rock) | KBR Liberty Stage  4pm
  • John Evans Band (Indie Rock and Pop) | Dr Pepper One of a Kind Stage  4:15pm
  • Radio Live (Soul, Pop and R&B) | KBR Liberty Stage  6pm
  • Chris Ardoin and Nustep (Zydeco) | Dr Pepper One of a Kind Stage  6:15pm
  • Original Legends of the Blues (Blues) | KBR Liberty Stage  8pm
  • Jason Allen (Country) | Dr Pepper One of a Kind Stage  8:15pm
  • Jennifer Nettles (Country) | Southwest Airlines Stage – dusk

Chip Esten and Clare Bowen from the ABC television show Nashville will also appear on the Southwest Airlines Stage.

Freedom Over Texas Festival and Fireworks 2014

  • Date: Friday, July 4, 2014
  • Time: 4pm to 10pm
  • Location: Eleanor Tinsley Park, Houston, TX 77019
  • Admission: $10 at the gate; $8 in advance through July 3; kids 5 and under are free. 4pm to 10pm.
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