Where to watch July 4th fireworks in Austin 2017
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The 4th of July in Austin will be a magical time in this growing city.

There will be a plethora of events that will be centered around a spectacular fireworks display that will light up the Central Texas sky, and if you’re in the market for a great sky show in the Austin area, check out the following five events.

San Marcos SummerFest
July 4 @ 6 pm
San Marcos Plaza Park -- 206 N C.M. Allen Pkwy, San Marcos, TX 78666
(512) 393-8400

Get ready to party, San Marcos style. The San Marcos SummerFest is a tradition among Central Texas families, with food and activities galore. The real treat to this festival, however, is the spectacular fireworks show that patrons will be treated to bring an end to a great 4th of July.

Pfirecracker Pfestival at The Pfield
July 4 @ 5 pm
1440 W. Pecan St., Pflugerville, TX 78660
(512) 990-6113

This year’s addition of the Pfirecracker Pfestival in Pflugerville won’t be held at a lake, but this funky festival will be just as fun. With food trucks and activities and live entertainment, this one of the more popular festivals in the Austin area, but the true star of the show here will be the fireworks display that will be Pfantastic.

Cedar Park 4th of July Parade and Celebration
July 4th @ 4 pm
Elizabeth Milburn Park -- 1901 Sun Chase Blvd., Cedar Park, TX 78613
(512) 401-5530

Head to the northeastern suburbs for this awesome parade and celebration. The Cedar Park 4th of July Parade and Celebration will be fun for everyone, but it will be even better when the fireworks kick off and color the big Texas sky above in a superior array of colors.

Hill Country Galleria Independence Day Celebration
July 4 @ 6:30 pm
Hill Country Galleria -- 12700 Hill Country Blvd., Bee Cave, TX 78738
(512) 263-0001

You may not think of heading to a shopping center to celebrate the 4th of July, but the town of Bee Cave will implore you to reconsider. The Independence Day Celebration at the Hill Country Galleria will have live music and fun for the whole family, and at the end of the event, the fireworks will certainly bring this awesome event to a beautiful ending.

HEB July 4th Concert & Fireworks
July 4 @ 8:30 pm
Vic Mathis Shores -- 900 W. Riverside Dr., Austin, TX 78701
(512) 476-6064

For the past 40 years, the Austin Symphony has performed a sterling 4th of July concert. That tradition will continue this year at Vic Mathis Shores as the HEB July 4th Concert & Fireworks event will surely be one for the history books, including spectacular fireworks shows that will make Austin’s already impressive skyline even more memorable.