Fourth of July Celebration
About This Event
Included with admission
Celebrate our nation’s birthday all weekend long. On July 4, the first 100 guests receive a free American flag as they enter the garden.
Celebrate our nation’s birthday all weekend long. On July 4, the first 100 guests receive a free American flag as they enter the garden. All weekend, enjoy $2 hot dogs and root beer floats.
Friday, July 2
10am–2pm: Family Fun Friday events – painted body art, petting zoo, stroller fitness and KinderMusic
11am–2pm: Frozen Friday with Frios Pops (A Tasteful Place)
Saturday, July 3
12pm: Dallas Tap Dazzlers performance (Martin Rutchik Concert Stage & Lawn)
2:30–4:30pm: Monkey Love concert (Martin Rutchik Concert Stage & Lawn)
Sunday, July 4
Vendors sell flavored popcorn, pickles, mini apple pies, chocolate-dipped fruit and more! Enjoy some classic Fourth of July music as you eat and prepare for the day’s activities.
10:30am: Window to the Wild bird show (Jonsson Color Garden)
12–2pm: Dress in your best fourth of July fashion, grab your picnic baskets, red-checkered blankets and favorite holiday treats for an old-fashioned picnic. Enjoy a performance by Buttermilk Junction, an old-time folk string band. (Jonsson Color Garden)
1pm: Come with your best picnic setup and enter to win a family four pack of tickets for our concert series. Winners are announced at 1pm.
2–4pm: Presidents of Rushmore concert (Martin Rutchik Concert Stage & Lawn)
Monday, July 5
2–4pm: Concert by Emerald City All Star Band – rescheduled from Friday (Martin Rutchik Concert Stage & Lawn; will move to Rosine Hall in case of inclement weather)