The City of McAllen will be filling the sky with monumental blasts of color and light on Saturday, July 3rd to celebrate Independence Day, called the “Concert in the Sky.” Celebrating our nation’s birthday will be more than just fireworks, though, as it will also be a day filled with entertainment, festivities, music, food, games, arts, crafts, and the Annual Independence Day Parade!
July 3rd | 9:00 AM | Archer Park
Take an opportunity to reflect and recognize the true meaning of Independence Day. This unique ceremony will recognize past and present service members and feature a concert from the McAllen Town Band.
Main Street Parade
July 3rd | 9:00 AM | Main Street (from Houston Ave. to Beech Ave.)
Celebrate America’s Independence during the annual Main Street Parade. Patriotic groups, marching bands, entertainers, businesses, civic clubs, and organizations are encouraged to participate!
July 3rd | 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM | Archer Park
There’s something for everyone at this event, including arts and crafts, games, music, concession stands, and plenty of fun for the whole family!
July 3rd | 7:00 AM |TBD
Spend your Fourth of July celebration at the pool! This fun event is for everyone and includes games, contests, crafts, music and more!
Concert in the Sky Fireworks Extravaganza
July 3rd | 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM | McAllen Municipal Park
This will be the highlight of the Fourth of July celebration! Don’t miss the annual Concert in the Sky fireworks extravaganza over the City of McAllen!
Join the Festivities
The City of McAllen Parks and Recreation Department is accepting entries for this year’s festivities. We invite businesses, civic and youth groups, and nonprofit organizations to participate in the parade and other events. All entries should feature a patriotic theme. For more information, please call 956.681.3333.