Staying in town for the 4th of July and looking for a family-friendly event to enjoy? Here are some activities in and around the Houston area. Be sure to check their official websites for full details and in case of any time or venue changes.

 

*Kidependence Day Celebration – 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., The Children’s Museum

*4th of July Celebration – 10 a.m. (parade), Friendswood

*Splashtown Fireworks Extravaganza

*4th of July Celebration at Bayou Bend – 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

*Freedom over Texas – 4 p.m. – 10 p.m., Downtown Houston – Eleanor Tinsley Park

*Red, White and Bluefest – 5 p.m. – 10 p.m., Sugar Land, Oyster Creek  Park

*Red Hot and Blue Festival – 6 p.m. – 10 p.m., The Woodlands

*Star Spangled Sky Fireworks Celebration – 8:30 p.m., Kemah

*Katy Freedom Celebration Fireworks – 9 p.m., Katy Mills Mall