Fireworks or not, right here is your Fourth of July enjoyable information across the Texas Panhandle

A whole lot of this 12 months’s firework reveals have been postponed or canceled as a result of present drought circumstances and for the protection of people, however there’s nonetheless lots to do to have a good time Independence Day within the space over the vacation weekend. This is a rundown of among the space occasions.

Amarillo Pet Parade

Kicking off the weekend’s festivities, the Amarillo Neighborhood Market will sponsor the Patriotic Pet Parade, held on the grounds of the historic Bivins Mansion, situated at 1000 S. Polk St. on Saturdays.

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Registration for the Pet Parade will start at 9 am through the market. The parade will start at 9:30 am, and the prizes will likely be introduced at 10 am

Maggie is all dressed up for the Patriotic Pet Parade through the Heart Metropolis Neighborhood Market on Polk Road in downtown Amarillo on this file picture.

Heart Metropolis Govt Director Beth Duke stated in a information launch: “Amarillo Neighborhood Market is in its seventh season. We’re so comfortable to be again in our authentic location at 1000 S. Polk St. For this vacation weekend, we wished to have one thing particular as a result of so many individuals convey their pets to market.”

Visitor judges for the Pet Parade are Potter County Choose Nancy Tanner and photographer Ralph Duke. Prizes will likely be given to the winners in classes together with Most Patriotic, Most Gifted, Wagiest Tail, Finest Smile, Proprietor/Pet Look-A-Like, Finest Bark and Finest Pet Eyes.

Admission, entry and parking to the occasion is free. Amarillo Neighborhood Market distributors will open at 8:30 am The market’s closing bell will likely be at 12:30 pm

Hodgetown Stadium's fireworks display helped the city of Amarillo celebrate the Fourth of July on Saturday night.

Hodgetown Stadium’s fireworks show helped town of Amarillo have a good time the Fourth of July on Saturday evening.

Hodgetown Fireworks

In line with its web site, Hodgetown will host fireworks after every of its Sod Poodle video games throughout this vacation weekend’s sequence. The Sod Poodles are scheduled to play towards the North West Arkansas Naturals.

Starlight Ranch live performance for Amarillo’s Fourth of July Kickoff

Nation singer and songwriter Jon Wolfe will kick off the 4 of July festivities in Amarillo with a Friday live performance on the Starlight Ranch Occasion Heart. Gates open at 8 pm for the family-friendly present, with the efficiency beginning at 8:30 pm These youthful than 18 should be accompanied by a mum or dad or guardian. Meals and alcohol will likely be accessible for buy, and folding chairs are welcome. Exterior meals or drinks, coolers and pets are usually not permitted.

canyon celebration

In the event you’re within the temper to get out of city, the Canyon Chamber of Commerce will host its annual “4th of July Independence Day Celebration” Sunday by means of Monday, July 3 and 4.

This celebration is without doubt one of the largest Fourth of July celebrations within the state of Texas.

The White family enjoys an evening of music and fireworks at the Canyon Fourth of July celebration Saturday evening at Happy State Bank Stadium.

The White household enjoys a night of music and fireworks on the Canyon Fourth of July celebration Saturday night at Pleased State Financial institution Stadium.

Kicking off the two-day occasion, Casey Donahew will host a live performance within the West Texas A&M First United Financial institution Parking Lot. Gates to the occasion open at 6 pm Tickets can be found for $15 prematurely and $20 on the gate. Tickets could be bought on-line at

The next morning, from 7 am to 10 am Monday, the Lions Membership will host its Pancake Breakfast on the Cole Neighborhood Heart in Canyon. The breakfast is obtainable for $5 and contains pancakes, sausage, espresso and juice.

As soon as you’ve got had your fill of meals, are inspired to stroll it off on the 4th of July Truthful on the Downtown Canyon Sq.. The occasion will embrace greater than 100 distributors, in addition to meals vehicles and actions for the children. The sq. will likely be open from 9 am to three pm, and admission is free.

If a stroll within the sq. is not your pace, be a part of the 4th Avenue Firecracker Mile, to be held at 9:30 am Monday. The run will start on the Hampton Inn and go one mile down 4th Avenue, ending on the Downtown Canyon Sq.. Contributors are inspired to decorate of their Independence Day finest and lead the parade. For extra info or to register, log on to

Starting at 10 am, instantly following the mile run ship off, is the Canyon Independence Day Parade. This years theme is “Salute to Freedom!” The parade will start on the east finish of 4th Avenue on the First United Financial institution Heart parking zone after which journey West previous the downtown sq..

Darwin, Luelle, Loretta and Ella Hartman enjoy an evening of music and fireworks at the Canyon Fourth of July celebration Saturday evening at Happy State Bank Stadium.

Darwin, Luelle, Loretta and Ella Hartman get pleasure from a night of music and fireworks on the Canyon Fourth of July celebration Saturday night at Pleased State Financial institution Stadium.

Resulting from present drought circumstances, town of Canyon has determined to postpone its firework celebration for the protection of the group.


Town of Borger will host its first ever “Freedom on Important” celebration, Saturday, July 2 from 6 to 10 pm The occasion will embrace a patriotic children bike parade throughout from the Morely Theatre, adopted by dwell music, meals, procuring and child -friendly actions situated downtown at Borger’s 1st Outside Beer Backyard. Festivities embrace bounce homes, meals vehicles, cornhole event and music by Henry Hunt & the Behavior, Towers, and RAK45. The occasion is free and open to the general public.

The Borger Important Road Undertaking is a nonprofit group made up of native organizations and leaders, and focuses on connection, collaboration, and revitalization within the downtown Borger space by organizing profitable partnerships, selling authenticity and humanities, and by investing in financial vitality.


The Metropolis of Cactus will host its seventh annual 4th of July Celebration, starting at 11 am Sunday, July 3, with a parade touring down important avenue adopted by festivities situated on the Cactus park, together with meals vehicles and distributors, volleyball and cornhole tournaments, adopted by fireworks at nightfall.

The Metropolis of Cactus additionally introduced that it’s going to maintain a Fourth of July Celebration on July 7 in partnership with the Dumas/Moore County Chamber of Commerce that can embrace a parade at midday and fireworks after darkish.


In Panhandle, they are going to have a good time Independence day with their Fourth of July Charity Automotive Present from 7 am to 2 pm Monday situated on Important Road. The present will embrace vintage vehicles vehicles, tractors, and bikes. admission is $25 per individual, all proceeds will profit the Kids’s Miracle Community. Stay music and karaoke will likely be supplied by Double D Leisure. $5 raffle tickets will likely be accessible for buy. A parade can also be scheduled to start out at 10 am that day, with actions and distributors close to the courthouse.


The Pampa Chamber of Commerce and the Metropolis of Pampa will host a full day of Fourth of July celebrations together with a Firecracker 5k starting at 8 am Monday on the Freedom Museum, adopted by the parade starting at 10 am on the MK Brown Memorial Auditorium after which heading from the Civic Heart to Cuyler Road from 11 am to 11 pm On the Recreation Park, can eat from native meals vehicles, take heed to dwell music, and be a part of the recent canine consuming contest or cornhole event. The Pampa Firework Present is scheduled to start at 9:30 pm

Security Reminder

As a reminder from town of Amarillo : “Within the metropolis limits of Amarillo, it’s unlawful to shoot fireworks in public right-of-ways and ditches. No public areas are permitted for fireworks use. Fireworks are additionally unlawful in public of Potter and Randall counties. Fireworks are authorized on personal property in Potter and Randall counties with permission of the property proprietor.”

Kinsley and Braelyn Tingle had the honor of pushing the plunger to start the Hodgetown Stadium fireworks display on July 4 in this file photo.

Kinsley and Braelyn Tingle had the consideration of pushing the plunger to start out the Hodgetown Stadium fireworks show on July 4 on this file picture.

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