Round Rock’s Fourth of July celebration includes parade, fireworks

The City of Round Rock knows how to celebrate Independence Day! Free, patriotic festivities will take place through the day on Thursday, July 4 including a parade and festival with carnival, music and fireworks. 

Sertoma Independence Day Parade

Where: Mays Street in Downtown Round Rock

When: Starts at 8:30 a.m.

The 2024 Annual Sertoma Independence Day Parade will once again feature giant helium and cold air inflatables, community groups and patriotic spirit. This parade will take place on the 1.5 mile route along Mays Street between Mays Crossing and Highway 79. The parade will start at 8:30 a.m. to beat the heat, so arrive early to find the best seat to watch and celebrate!

In addition to on-street parking, parking will be available in the following locations:

Frontier Days

Where: Old Settlers Park, 3300 E. Palm Valley Blvd.

When: Opens at noon

Join us for a free open air event at Old Settlers Park with patriotic fun and festivities including carnival rides, entertainment, LIVE music, Swifty Swine Pig Racing, Pepper Eating Contest, vendors and more! The fireworks show will begin at dark.

Frontier Days Parking

Schedule of Events

8:30 a.m.Sertoma Independence Day Parade in Downtown Round Rock
NoonFrontier Days opens at Old Settlers Park
12:30 p.m.Live Music by Timeless at the Lakeview Pavilion
1:45 p.m.Swifty Swine Pig Races
2:00 p.m.Live Music by Timeless at the Lakeview Pavilion
2:45 p.m.Swifty Swine Pig Races
3:00 p.m.Pepper Eating Contest at the Lakeview Pavilion
3:45 p.m.Swifty Swine Pig Races
4:00 p.m.Round Rock Ballet Folklorico Performance at the Lakeview Pavilion
4:00-7:00 p.m.FREE Kids Zone provided by Round Rock Parks and Recreation
4:45 p.m.Swifty Swine Pig Races
5:45 p.m.Swifty Swine Pig Races
6:45 p.m.Swifty Swine Pig Races
6:55 p.m.Welcome with Mayor Craig Morgan
7:00 p.m.FREE Ice Cream served by Round Rock City Council Members
7:00 p.m.Live Music by Elevation Band
8:00 p.m.Mayor’s Address and the Pledge of Allegiance
8:30 p.m.Live Music by the Austin Symphonic Band
9:30 p.m.Fireworks and the Austin Symphonic Band
10:00 p.m.Live Music by Elevation Band




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