While there are a couple of things going on in Oak Cliff to celebrate the Fourth of July, there is a whole lot going on at Fair Park for the Fourth.
The new Summer Adventures — where you can ride the midway, visit the museums and roam the Fair Park grounds — is offering a family day for $89 and will stay open late, until 10 p.m. July 4.
The Cotton Bowl festivities start at 4:30 and are free on a first-come first-serve basis. Here is the full schedule:
Thursday, July 4, 2013
4:30 – 11:30 p.m.
4:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Wristbands for Cotton Bowl entry available at information booths while supplies last
4:30 – 5:45 p.m.
Performance by Quiver (acoustic/rock band)
6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Performance by Havana NRG (salsa/merengue band)
Gates D and E open to Cotton Bowl (handicap entrance at Gate C)
Dallas Wind Symphony patriotic performance in front of the Hall of State
Fireworks program (Limited seating for fireworks is inside Cotton Bowl on first-come, first-served basis, wristband required)
10 – 11:15 p.m.
Performance by Motion (party dance band)