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8 Great Firework Shows in the Metro

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It wouldn’t be an Independence Day celebration without some fireworks. Here are some fantastic July 4th events that feature fireworks in addition to everything you love about summer festivals: games, food, live entertainment and more. Find our entire list of Independence Day celebrations in and around Oklahoma City here.

  1. LibertyFest in Edmond (various locations) features a multi-day community celebration with a patriotic concert, car show, KiteFest, parade, carnival and more. The highlight of the celebration is the fireworks display at Hafer Park on Monday, July 4 at 9:30 p.m.
  2. FREE Freedom Fest on Sunday, July 3 & Monday, July 4 at Chisholm Trail Park (500 W Vandament, Yukon) & Yukon City Park (2200 S Holly, Yukon) is a two-day festival honoring veterans while celebrating with the community featuring live music, kids’ activities, contests, food trucks, fireworks and more. Daytime activities are at City Park, and evening activities are at Chisholm Trail Park. July 3, 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.; July 4, 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.
  3. FREE OKC Philharmonic’s Red, White and Boom on Sunday, July 3 at Scissortail Park (415 S Robinson Ave) features a patriotic concert that celebrates America’s independence, followed by a spectacular fireworks display illuminating the Oklahoma City skyline. Admission is free, and guests are encouraged to bring a lawn chair, blanket and whatever they need to enjoy the performance. 8:30 p.m.
  4. FREE Tribute to Liberty on Monday, July 4 at Joe B. Barnes Regional Park (8700 E Reno Ave, Midwest City) features food trucks, sand volleyball, cornhole, baby crawling and toddler walking races, face painting, family yard games and more. Activities start at 5 p.m.; fireworks, 9:45 p.m.
  5. FREE Norman’s 4th Fest on Monday, July 4 at Reaves Park (2501 Jenkins Ave, Norman) includes fun activities like yard games, a cornhole tournament, food vendors and live music all leading up to a fireworks show starting around 9:45 p.m.
  6. FREE Celebration in the Heartland 4th of July Festival on Monday, July 4 at Buck Thomas Park (1903 NE 12, Moore) features live entertainment, vendors, food, inflatables, children’s activities and car show. Activities start at 2 p.m. and culminate with an impressive fireworks show at 9:45 p.m.
  7. FREE Mustang Firefighters Freedom Celebration on Saturday, June 25 at Wildhorse Park (1201 N Mustang Rd, Mustang) features food, live music, games, fireworks and more. There will be a variety of food trucks and the fire department will serve free watermelon and drinks. 6:30-10 p.m.
  8. Stars & Stripes Block Party on Saturday, July 2 at Riversport (800 Riversport Dr) features a watermelon eating contest, hot dog and hamburger cookout, yard games, ice cream, and at the end of the day, live music and fireworks over the McClendon Whitewater Center. 9 a.m.-10 p.m.

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