Fort Worth's Fourth

July 4, 2015 The Largest4th of July Fireworks ShowIn North Texas

Fort Worth's Fourth at Panther Island Pavilion A Day OF Fun

free kidzone

  • Pony Rides*
  • Face Painting
  • Tubing
  • Bounce Houses
  • Miniature Golf
  • Zip Line
  • Levee Slide
  • Water Slides
  • And More

*Kidzone will be open from 2:00 - 8:00pm. Pony Rides between 3:30 - 6:30pm


Live Music

Enjoy live performances from

The Land Sharks

a Jimmy Buffett tribute band

&

Downtown Fever

a high-energy
cover band

Tubing

For Everyone

Tubes and life jackets are provided FREE for all ages on a first come, first served basis, and you're welcome to bring your own.

Festival Fare

We've lined up a wide selection of great grub.

  • lemon chills
  • cajun
  • tex mex
  • tamales
  • ice cream
  • cotton candy
  • street tacos
  • sausages
  • catfish
  • Shaved Ice
  • Pizza
  • corndogs
  • hamburgers
  • Barbeque
  • nachos
  • fried shrimp
  • pretzels
  • and more...

Thank You Sponsors & Volunteers!

We appreciate all the support you've provided for Fort Worth's Fourth, we couldn't do it without your help. If you are interested in future opportunities, click the link below for more information.

Volunteer at
future events

Schedule of Events

2:00 PM

Gates Open

3:30, 4:30 & 5:15

95.9 THE RANCH BAND COMPETITION:

BATTLE of the
BALD EAGLE

3, 4:15 & 7:30

Jet ski shows

4, 5, 7:45 & 9:30*

FLYBOARD SHOWS

*NIGHT TIME LIGHT SUIT SHOW

6:00 Live Music

ON THE COORS LIGHT
WATERFRONT STAGE

Jimmy Buffett tribute band

The Land Sharks

7:30 & 7:55

THE DALLAS COWBOYS RHYTHM & BLUE DANCERS

8:00

F-16 FLYOVER

301st Fighter Wing, NASJRB

8:00 Live Music

ON THE COORS LIGHT
WATERFRONT STAGE

a high-energy cover band

Downtown Fever

10:00 PM LARGEST SHOW IN NORTH TX

Fireworks
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Land of The Free

Festival Prices

Cash and all major credit cards will be accepted.


Free

Regular
Admission

Free

Kid Zone
Activities

$10

Preferred
Parking

$5

Overflow
Parking

GET A VIP PASS UPGRADE AND
YOU'LL BE MADE IN THE SHADE

ENJOY GREAT FIREWORKS AND SHOW VIEWS • VIP BATHROOMS • CASH BAR

All VIP pre-sale tickets are sold out. However, a limited amount of overflow tickets may become available in The Point and Beachside 2. Those overflow tickets will only be available for purchase on site the day of the event. Please note general admission is still free and no ticket is required to attend the festival.


VIP SITE LOCATIONS

While presale tickets have sold out, a limited amount of overflow tickets for The Point and Beachside 2 (see below) may become available on site the day of the event.

VIP Tents

EECU SKYBOX

$40 RESERVED SEATS

  • BEST fireworks view
  • Reserved seating
  • VIP bathrooms w/ AC
  • Shaded lounge area
  • VIP bar
  • VIP parking option

CENTRAL TENT

$30 RESERVED SEATS

  • Prime water views
  • Closest to KidZone
  • Shaded lounge
  • VIP bar
  • VIP bathrooms

THE POINT

AVAILABLE ON SITE

  • Bring chair/blanket
  • Closest to shows
  • Closest to stage
  • VIP bar
  • VIP bathrooms

BEACHSIDE 1

$25 RESERVED SEATS

  • Close beach/tubing
  • Near Ranch Stage
  • VIP bathrooms
  • VIP bar

BEACHSIDE 2

AVAILABLE ON SITE

  • Close beach/tubing
  • Coors Party Bar
  • VIP bathrooms
  • VIP bar

Always Free Admission!

Frequently Asked QuestionsFAQs


How much is admission?


General admission is FREE.

WHERE AND HOW MUCH IS PARKING?


There are several parking options available. If you’re coming from south of Panther Island Pavilion we recommend parking in the Panther Island Pavilion parking lot ($10) or the Pier 1 garage or lot ($5).

If you’re coming from north of Panther Island Pavilion we recommend parking in the north lots along North Main Street ($10 for preferred, $5 for premium lots).

Click here to learn more.

PLEASE NOTE: Parking along White Settlement and Henderson Street is strictly prohibited due to construction in the area.

WHERE IS HANDICAPPED PARKING?


Handicapped parking is located at the front of the Panther Island Pavilion parking lot premium parking area at 395 Purcey Street. Parking in this area is $5.

HOW MUCH ARE KID ZONE ACTIVITIES?


Most activities, including bounce houses, face painting, pony rides, miniature golf, levee slide and the water slide are FREE.

Do I need a VIP ticket for my child?


All VIP areas with reserved seats will require a full-priced ticket. If you have a toddler who can sit on your lap and does not need a reserved seat, their admission will be free.

For the open seating at "The Point", admission for all children two and under is free. Children over the age of two must pay full-priced admission.

Are VIP Tickets Sold Out?


All VIP pre-sale tickets are sold out. However, a limited amount of overflow tickets may become available in The Point and Beachside 2. Those overflow tickets will only be available for purchase on site the day of the event. Please note general admission is still free and no ticket is required to attend the festival.

ARE DOGS ALLOWED AT THE FESTIVAL?


Yes, but they must remain on a leash at all times. Owners are required to pick up after their dogs and patrons who do not will be asked to leave the festival. Please also consider the noise level of fireworks before bringing your dog. Loud fireworks often scare dogs and cause them to run away.

Is there an age requirement to tube?


Yes. To enter the water and/or tube all children must be 30" or taller. All children 12 years and younger are required to wear a life jacket while in the water. Life jackets free of cahrge are generously provided by Cabela's and Tarrant Regional Water District. Supplies are limited so we encourage patrons to bring their own.

ARE COOLERS ALLOWED?


No Outside CoolersNO. For the safety of our patrons, we do not allow coolers in the festival grounds. Also, no outside food or beverages.

WHAT TIME DOES TUBING END?


The tubing area closes to the public at 8:00 pm to clear the water for the fireworks show.

CAN I BRING A SMALL TENT FOR SHADE?


Yes, but only in the general admission area. All tents must be taken down by 8:00 p.m.

Do you accept cash or credit?


Both. All major credit cards and cash will be accepted to purchase food, & beverages. ATM's will be available throughout the site.

What are the Hours for the Kidzone?


The Kidzone is open from 2:00-8:00 p.m. Pony rides are from 3:30 - 6:30pm.


What to Bring

  • I.D. (TO PURCHASE ALCOHOL)
  • CASH OR CREDIT CARD
  • SUNSCREEN
  • LAWN CHAIR
  • BLANKET

What not to Bring

  • NO OUTSIDE COOLERS
  • NO OUTSIDE BEVERAGES
  • NO GLASS OR STYROFOAM
  • NO NOISE MAKERS
  • NO GRILLS

Children less than 30" tall will not be allowed in the water. All children 12 and under must wear a life jacket. Life jackets available on site and generously provided by Cabela's and Tarrant Regional Water District (TRWD). Lifeguards will be on duty, however all attendees enter the river at their own risk.
WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR LOST, STOLEN OR WET ITEMS. Pets must remain on a leash at all times.

  Celebrate Our Freedom

DIRECTIONS and INFO


Panther Island Pavilion is located at 395 Purcey Street, Fort Worth, TX 76102. Find detailed parking and event maps at the links below.

Skip Traffic, Take the Trails


The quickest route to Fort Worth’s Fourth is on the Trinity Trails. Avoid the parking fee and take advantage of the free bike parking. Remember to bring a bike lock, we are not responsible for stolen or damaged bikes. Fort Worth Bike Sharing will also be on site with a temporary check-in and check-out station. So take a b-cycle to the event and don’t worry about being charged for the entire day!

Contact Us

For more information or questions, email or call the TRVA office at 817.698.0700.


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©2015 Trinity River Vision Authority. Fort Worth's Fourth is produced by the Trinity River Vision Authority (TRVA). The TRVA is responsible for implementation of a public infrastructure project which provides needed flood protection and fosters the development of an exciting, pedestrian oriented, urban waterfront neighborhood in Fort Worth. TRVA aims to attract business and entertainment to the district and is in charge of programming public spaces including the Panther Island Pavilion, a waterfront music venue and festival space directly adjacent to downtown Fort Worth.