Things to do in San Antonio on July 4th

Things to do in San Antonio on July 4th – Top 4 celebrations

There is truly a lot going on for July 4th in the San Antonio area. We have written separately about all the 4th July fireworks events in San Antonio, as well as all the Independence Day music concerts, parades, and other celebrations across various parts of San Antonio and the neighboring cities.

However, with so much going on, the question is what is the best you to spend your time on July 4th? To make it easier for you, we are pulling together the best events where you can enjoy Independence Day celebrations, live entertainment, and fireworks; all in 1 place.

Check out our top 10 July 4th celebrations in San Antonio and let us know if you have anything that you feel should be on this list.


Editor’s Note: Our staff tries to bring you the most updated information. However, event details can change based on weather and other factors. As always, please check the website of the organizer (using the link provided in the title of the event) to verify the information before heading out.


Things to do in San Antonio on July 4th – Top 4 Celebrations for fireworks, live music & more! 

H-E-B 4th of July at Woodlawn Lake Park

SA Parks Foundation Fireworks Event

Image Credits: SA Parks Foundation

The San Antonio Parks Foundation in partnership with The City of San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department, presents The Official City of San Antonio Fourth of July Celebration presented by H-E-B. This FREE, family-friendly day will celebrate the birth of our nation and honor our freedom! Per tradition, there will be plenty of July Fourth fare, including local food trucks and vendors serving up hot BBQ, Burgers, Hot-Dogs, Tacos, Aguas Frescas, and cold drinks galore! Carnival games will also be available for the duration of the event.
Where: Woodlawn Lake Park, 1103 Cincinnati Ave, San Antonio
When: July 4, 2022 |  11:00 am – 9:30 pm
Cost: Free

Kerrville Fourth on the River Concert and Fireworks

Fireworks San Antonio - City of Kerrville July 4th celebrations

The “largest fireworks show in the Texas Hill Country” is happening at Kerrville, as a way to celebrate the 4th of July, and end the Robert Earl Keen’s Fourth on the River holiday celebration.
When: July 4, 2022 | Fireworks start at 9:30 p.m.
Where: 202 Thompson Dr, Kerrville, TX 78028, United States
Cost: Free

Hydropower Xtreme FX and 4th July Fireworks at SeaWorld San Antonio

things to do in San Antonio on July 4th - Fireworks at SeaWorld

Hydropower Xtreme FX and 4th July Fireworks at SeaWorld San Antonio

Celebrate the 4th of July with a bang! Join SeaWorld for a spectacular firework display. In honor of Independence Day, guests will get in the patriotic spirit when they witness a colorful fireworks display at Bayside – free with admission to SeaWorld.

This stunning mix of pyrotechnics is set to a triumphant musical score. This jaw-dropping show will illuminate SeaWorld’s skyline and captivate guests with its spectacular display of colorful flames and twinkling sparks.  
When: July 2 – 4, 2022
Where: Sea World San Antonio, 10500 SeaWorld Drive, San Antonio, TX 78251
Cost: Free with admission to Sea World (one day ticket is $89.99); VIP Reserved Seating: $19.99

Coca-Cola July 4th Fest at Six Flags Fiesta

Fireworks at Six Flags Fiesta Texas

Image credit: Six Flags Fiesta Texas

Experiencing Rock the Fourth 360° Fireworks Extravaganza on Monday, July 4 at 9 p.m. featuring the largest display in San Antonio with more than 1,000 individual launches from 30 unique firing locations across the park in honor of the 30th Anniversary celebration.

Start your summer with the best fireworks show in San Antonio. Enjoy heart-pounding thrills rides like the Iron Rattler and the SkyScreamer, or make a splash in White Water Bay, our waterpark included with your admission. Plus, celebrate the red, white, and blue with a selfie at the Coca-Cola Photo Wall and receive discounted tickets and more only at the Coca-Cola July 4th Fest at Six Flags Fiesta Texas.
When: July 1 – 4, 2022
Where: Six Flags Fiesta Texas, 17000 IH-10 West, San Antonio, TX 78257
Cost: One day admission – $39.99

Got any other Things to do in Houston on July 4th, 2022? Comment below and let us know! 


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