There are so many ways to enjoy the Fourth of July throughout the Tulsa area. From parades to grand finales, we’ve got your Independence Day covered.
01 BARTLESVILLE 4TH OF JULY FREEDOM FEST
When: Thursday, July 4, 2018; 7 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. (Fireworks begin at 9:45 p.m.)
Where: 2nd St & Johnstone Ave. in downtown Bartlesville.
Bartlesville’s premier and largest festival offer live entertainment by local stars on stage, along with tons of activities for kids (and kids at heart)! It’s all about fun, an F-16 flyover, family, friends, food – and, of course, fireworks to celebrate our nation’s birthday!
02 BIXBY FREEDOM CELEBRATION 2019
When: Friday, June 28, 2019; 5:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Fireworks start around 9:40 p.m.
Where: NW corner of 121st and Memorial
Bixby Freedom Celebration has it all: food trucks, patriotic tributes, distinguished guest speakers, a Kid Zone, and–of course–fireworks! Grounds open at 5:30 p.m.; the patriotic presentation begins at 8:45, and the fireworks around 9:45 p.m. Food will be available at 5 p.m. For more information, visit www.bixbyfreedomcelebration.com.
03 CAJUN FESTIVAL – AND ARTS, CRAFTS, MUSIC FESTIVAL IN GROVE
When: Thursday, July 4, 2019; 10 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
Where: Grove Civic Center, 1720 S. Main in Grove, OK
Cost: $5 Admission, kids free.
One doesn’t have to travel deep into the heart of Cajun Country of Louisiana to find good food, good times and good music. In fact, it can be found in Grove at the Grove Civic Center with authentic Cajun music, Cajun food, and many other entertainers. Find more at www.grandlakefestivals.com.
04 CLAREMORE 4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION
When: Thursday, July 4, 2019; 6 a.m.-10:00 p.m.
Where: Claremore Lake Park, E. Blue Starr Dr., Claremore
Bring out the kiddos for a fishing derby in the morning and come back in the evening for live music, kids activities, food, and drink concessions and a beautiful setting.
05 COWETA PATRIOTIC FESTIVAL
When: Saturday, June 22, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Where: Coweta Football Field/14610 S 305th E Ave, Coweta
Gather up the family to celebrate the 4th of July early at Coweta’s annual Patriotic Festival in June. Live music will warm up the crowd while kids slide down inflatables and race through blow-up obstacle courses. Food vendors, games and water cannons will also be on site during this festive event to keep visitors well-fed and entertained leading up to the grand finale. Once the sun finally sets, take a seat on your blankets and lawn chairs to watch an exciting fireworks spectacle, capping off the patriotic holiday.
06 FANTASY IN THE SKY IN SKIATOOK
When: Wednesday, July 3, 2019
Where: 110 N Broadway, Skiatook
“Fantasy in the Sky” is an annual Fourth of July celebration sponsored by the City of Skiatook and area businesses. The celebration starts with a community-wide parade and continues throughout the day with great food, vendors and live music. The night concludes with a world-class fireworks show that brings more than 75,000 people to Skiatook. The celebration is always held on the 3rd of July. Find more www.cityofskiatook.com.
07 FOLDS OF HONOR FREEDOMFEST 2019
When: Thursday, July 4, 2019, at 5:00 pm, Fireworks at 9:30pm @ 21st Street Bridge
Where: Tulsa River Parks
Visible for miles around, an estimated 80,000 spectators will view the Folds of Honor FreedomFest 2019 from Veterans Park, River West Festival Park and along the Arkansas River.
Spectators can experience the full effect of this patriotic celebration by tuning in to radio sponsor KRMG (740 AM & 102.3 FM) during the display to listen to the accompanying musical score. For those celebrating at home, turn to KTUL Tulsa’s News Channel 8 to watch live coverage of the Fireworks Grand Finale in the opening moments of the 10 p.m. newscast.
08 GRAND LAKE FIREWORKS
When: Friday, July 5, 2019, at 9:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Where: Located between the spillways in Disney.
09 JENKS AMERICA FREEDOM FEST 2019
When: Thursday, July 4, 2018; 6:30 p.m.- 9 p.m.
Where: Jenks Main Street in Jenks
Jenks America Freedom Fest features a variety of family activities including a kids zone, food trucks, and vendors. Local musicians perform as patrons dine and shop on Main Street Jenks.
10 PATRIOTS IN THE PARK
When: Thursday, July 4th, 2019; 10:00 am – 11:00 pm.
Where: Broken Arrow Events Park, 21101 E 101st St, Broken Arrow
NEW 4th of July Independence Day celebratory event with two live stages all day long with a great selection of local performers, scavenger hunt, BBQ contest, activities for kids, and a fireworks grand finale!