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July 4th Celebration

2016 July 4th Celebration

Monday, July 4

Parade & Day Program: 10:00am - 3:30pm

Night Program: 7:30pm

Fireworks: approximately 9:20pm


The City of Friendswood Parks and Recreation Department is offering a pre-sale for 4th of July Day Program Carnival wristbands*.  The carnival will take place in Stevenson Park on Monday, July 4th as a part of the 121st annual 4th of July Celebration and will begin immediately following the Grand Parade.  The event is free to attend, however the wristbands will allow participants unlimited access to all rides at the event, including:

Train Rock Wall
Chair Swing Giant Water Slide
Quad Bungee Jumper Mechanical Bull
Spinning Chairs Inflatable Obstacle Course

An All-Day Wristband Ride Pass may be purchased for $15 (Pre-Sale Price) in the Parks & Recreation office at City Hall, 910 S. Friendswood Dr., from, June 20th through June 30th.  This wristband will be good for the day program in Stevenson Park and evening program at Centennial Park to ride the amusement rides. 

Wristbands for amusement rides may also be purchased on the day of the event for $10 each (cash only). 
  • Wristband Day Ride Pass - $10
  • Wristband Evening Ride Pass - $10

*Admission into the park is free, wristbands are only required to ride amusement rides.



Booth Application 2016




Parade Application 2016



To reach us, please contact the Parks & Recreation Department at 281-996-3220 or email rec@friendswood.com