Fourth of July Celebrations in the Ark-La-Tex



Light Up the Village – 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at King Park in Wake Village, Texas.
•Food and entertainment begin at 6 p.m.
•Fireworks at 9 p.m.
Sponsored by the City of Wake Village EDC.

Freedom Fest New Boston – 6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the T & P Trailhead Park in New Boston, Texas. Featuring:
• Live music from One Night Stand
• Burger dinner, Kona Ice, and Dilly Bars from Dairy Queen
• Inflatable water slides, face painting, dunking booth, rock climbing wall
• Fireworks begin at 9:00 p.m.
Hosted by the New Boston Chamber of Commerce. For more information, visit the event website here.

Ashdown’s 4th of July Fireworks Show – 4:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at the Ashdown Junior High School. Featuring:
• Live music from Relentless from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.
• Hot dogs and popsicles
• Bounce houses
• Fireworks show ending the evening at 9:00 p.m.
Brought to you by the City of Ashdown, Little River County Chamber of Commerce, and Ashdown Matters.

Hardy Memorial’s 4th of July Celebration – 6:00 p.m. at Hardy Memorial United Methodist Church located on North Kings Highway, Texarkana, Texas. Featuring:
• Music
• Food
• Bounce houses
• Water slides
• SNS video gaming table
• Games
• Fireworks at dark
For more information, visit the event Facebook page here.

11th Annual Independence Day Festival 2019 – 4:00 p.m to 10:00 pm. at Riverview Park in downtown Shreveport. This exciting event features:
• Vendors
• 5th Annual Brookshire’s Steak Cookoff
• Children’s Areas including inflatables
• Life jacket giveaway
• Concerts featuring Windstorm, Michael Love, Southern Roots & Garrett Jacobs, Montgomery Gentry
•Barksdale AFB B-52 flyover
• Patriotic karaoke
• Fireworks Extravaganza beginning at 9:20 p.m.
For more information, including a full schedule of events and maps, please visit the event website here.


Stand Up for America Celebration – 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at the Nashville City Park in Nashville, Arkansas, on west Johnson Street.
• 5:00 p.m. – Gates open with a celebration
• 6:30 p.m. – Patriotic Show
• 5:00 – 6:30 – Kids’ fun and games. Pinewood Derby races, Cornhole toss, dunking booth, bounce houses, homemade ice cream,
• 7:30 p.m. – Zac Dunlap Band
• 9:30 p.m. – Fireworks
Ages 13 and up: $10. All veterans, $5.00…children aged 12 and under, FREE.

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