Happy Independence Day!
On this special day, celebrate our nation’s birthday by watching fireworks, listening to live music, or barbecuing with your family and friends. Here at Texas VA Mortgage, we are going to celebrate and show our appreciation for this great nation and all our veterans!
The following cities are 4th of July events honoring veterans around the state:
Round Rock– Sertoma Round Rock Veterans Fourth of July Parade (Starting with the parade near Old Settlers Park, the fun-filled day will include races/contests, sing-a-longs, children’s games/activities, stunt men, live music, fireworks, and will end the night with a movie in the park.
Nederland (between Beaumont and Port Arthur)- 4th of July Celebration to Honor Local Veterans– This celebration honors veterans around by introducing them to the community and putting as many flags as possible in a field. Families are able to contact the Southeast Texas Veterans Service Group in order to fly a flag in honor of their veteran family member for free! And of course, music and fireworks will be included.
McAllen’s 87th Annual Independence Day Celebration- Starting off with a small town band, the city will honor veterans with a special ceremony. Throughout the day, there will be a parade and festival including food, car shows, music, and games! The night will end with Fireworks at Municipal Park.
Big Spring– The American Red Cross will be having food, entertainment and volunteers at the Lamun-Lusk-Sanchez Texas Veterans home on July 3rd to honor veterans around the area.
The following cities are hosting festivals with food, music, games, and fireworks:
Frisco- The Frisco Freedom Fest
Witchita Falls- Sheppard Air Force Base Freedom Fest
Corpus Christi- Big Bang Celebration; Red, White, and Bay
Dallas- Fair Park Fourth
San Antonio- July 4th Stars & Stripes over San Antonio