Free General Admission - Family Activities Largest 4th of July Show In North Texas
Monday July 4th - Celebrate Freedom
Fort Worths Fourth

free kidzone

Kid Zone Funpony rides

Kid Zone Funbounce houses

Kid Zone Funlevee slide

Kid Zone Funface painting

Kid Zone Funinteractive exhibits

Kid Zone Funwater slides

Kid Zone Funtubing

Kid Zone Funzip line

and more

*Kidzone will be open from 2:00 - 8:00pm.

Live Music

Enjoy live performances from

Gary P. Nunn

American country

Party Machine

a high energy cover band


For Everyone

Tubes and life jackets are provided FREE for all ages on a first come, first served basis, and you're welcome to bring your own.

Festival Fare

We've lined up a wide selection of great grub.

  • lemon chills
  • cajun
  • tex mex
  • tamales
  • ice cream
  • cotton candy
  • Shaved Ice
  • Pizza
  • corndogs
  • hamburgers
  • Barbeque
  • nachos
  • street tacos
  • sausages
  • catfish
  • fried shrimp
  • pretzels
  • and more...
Fort Worth's Fourth Schedule 2016
Land of The Free

Festival Prices

General admission to Fort Worth's Fourth is free. VIP pass upgrades which provide shaded seating as well as VIP parking,
bars and bathroom options will be available. More info coming soon!

Frequently Asked QuestionsFAQs

General admission is FREE.
More info coming soon.
Handicapped parking is located at the front of the Panther Island Pavilion parking lot premium parking area at 395 Purcey Street.
Most activities, including bounce houses, face painting, pony rides, miniature golf, levee slide and the water slide are FREE.
Yes, but only in the general admission area. All tents must be taken down by 8:00 p.m.
Both. All major credit cards and cash will be accepted to purchase food, & beverages. ATM's will be available throughout the site.
Yes, but they must remain on a leash at all times. Owners are required to pick up after their dogs and patrons who do not will be asked to leave the festival. Please also consider the noise level of fireworks before bringing your dog. Loud fireworks often scare dogs and cause them to run away.
Yes. To enter the water and/or tube all children must be 30" or taller. All children 12 years and younger are required to wear a life jacket while in the water. Life jackets free of cahrge are generously provided by Cabela's and Tarrant Regional Water District. Supplies are limited so we encourage patrons to bring their own.
No Outside CoolersNO. For the safety of our patrons, we do not allow coolers in the festival grounds. Also, no outside food or beverages.
The tubing area closes to the public at 8:00 pm to clear the water for the fireworks show.
The Kidzone is open from 2:00-8:00 p.m. Pony rides are from 3:30 - 6:30pm.

What to Bring


What not to Bring


Children less than 30" tall will not be allowed in the water. All children 12 and under must wear a life jacket. Life jackets available on site and generously provided by Cabela's and Tarrant Regional Water District (TRWD). Lifeguards will be on duty, however all attendees enter the river at their own risk.
WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR LOST, STOLEN OR WET ITEMS. Pets must remain on a leash at all times.

Celebrate Our Freedom


Panther Island Pavilion is located at 395 Purcey Street, Fort Worth, TX 76102.
  Find detailed parking and event maps at the links below.

Calling All
Sponsors & Volunteers!

We need YOU to help make Fort Worth’s Fourth a success. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor or volunteering at the 2016 celebration, click one of the links below for more information.

2016 Sponsors

Presenting Sponsors

Sponsored by Andrews
Sponsored by the Tarrant Regional Water District
Sponsored by the Lockheed Martin
Sponsored by the Trinity River Vision Authority

Big Bang Sponsors

TCCD is Sponsoring Fort Worths Fourth

Cherry Bomb Sponsors

Oncore is Sponsoring Fort Worths Fourth
Streams and Valleys is Sponsoring Fort Worths Fourth

Roman Candle Sponsors

Sponsored by Rios Group
Sponsored by l2l
Sponsored by CDM
Sponsored by Gallagher
Sponsored by CDM
Sponsored by kimley horn

Media Sponsors

Sponsored by NBC5DFW
Sponsored by The Ranch
Sponsored by Hank FM
Sponsored by Telemundo

Skip Traffic, Take the Trails

The quickest route to Fort Worth’s Fourth is on the Trinity Trails. Avoid the parking fee and take advantage of the free bike parking. Remember to bring a bike lock, we are not responsible for stolen or damaged bikes. Fort Worth Bike Sharing will also be on site with a temporary check-in and check-out station. So take a b-cycle to the event and don’t worry about being charged for the entire day!

Contact Us

For more information or questions, email or call the TRVA office at 817.698.0700.

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© Trinity River Vision Authority. Fort Worth's Fourth is produced by the Trinity River Vision Authority (TRVA). The TRVA is responsible for implementation of a public infrastructure project which provides needed flood protection and fosters the development of an exciting, pedestrian oriented, urban waterfront neighborhood in Fort Worth. TRVA aims to attract business and entertainment to the district and is in charge of programming public spaces including the Panther Island Pavilion, a waterfront music venue and festival space directly adjacent to downtown Fort Worth.