But don’t have your day all planned out? Don’t panic, don’t stress – We’ve got all the information you need to know to make your 4th of July — well, a BLAST!
We’ve put together a list of family activities, happenings, events and things to do for your family, places to go, things to see, discount rates for your family (so you can have some Independence from spending too much!).
Empowering yourself this holiday and have fun. Here’s your family guide:
Here’s Your “Weekend Guide: Your Patriotic Guide of Events Happening In McKinney – posted by my great friends at Town Square Buzz and submitted by the McKinney Convention and Visitors Bureau.
The Day Starts with the classic 4th of July Parade around historic downtonw McKinney –
and YEP, THE EMPOWERED MOM and her empowered kiddos have been asked to be in the parade – SO LOOK FOR US WAVING TO YOU FROM A BEAUTIFUL WHITE MASERATI CONVERTIBLE!! (That I’m driving! Whoop! Whoop! An EMPOWERED MASERATI – though they’re already pretty powerful on thier own! 🙂 We’ll update with pics from our day today as we experience all the fun! \
And want to see some more ROCKETS RED GLARE and BOMBS BURSTING IN THE AIR this July Fourth:
Here’s another comprehensive list of from Dallas to Fort Worth to everywhere in North Texas for you family!”
Wanna go get your blast on? Check this out for places to go and do and see all the firework shows — this list from NBCDFW.
And of course if you’re looking for an all-inclusive and DISCOUNTED event – don’t miss this at FairPark. My friends there are asking you to visit the Summer Adventures at Fair Park.
And since EVERY FAMILY LOVES A GREAT DEAL – Just in time for the Fourth of July, Summer Adventures is offering half-price tickets. For just $15, you can enjoy unlimited rides, amazing shows and visit select Fair Park museums! And DISCOUNT ALERT PEEPS: Until July 7th, you can enjoy this deal by using the promo code “July4” when purchasing your tickets online or at the gate.
And they also tell me:
Fair Park Fourth is also the official Independence Day celebration of Dallas! It will feature a spectacular fireworks show at the Cotton Bowl, a patriotic concert with the Dallas Wind Symphony, kids activities and more. Fireworks will begin at 9:30 p.m. tomorrow. The park will also have extended hours until 10 p.m. on July 4 and 8 p.m. on July 5.
Summer Adventures is a one-stop amusement park destination with entertainment for the entire family, including more than 20 acres of rides, games, stage shows, water play pools and more.
And of course – let’s not forget baseball – yep! Baseball AND Fireworks!!! What’s better than that? (Well, besides a hot dog, cold beer, gourmet eats, adult beverages – and America’s Pasttime??
So we’ll be visiting the RoughRiders Stadium once again – if you haven’t taken your family there – you will love it!