4th of July Texoma Events

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4th of July Texoma Events
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First Christian Church to host 4th of July Patriotic Concert
July 1 & 2

In honor of local veterans and those serving in the armed forces
Corner of Third and Beech Street in Durant
Starting at 7 p.m.

Military Appreciation BBQ
Hosted by the U.S. Army and the Patriot Guard
Ardmore Veterans Center
Saturday, July 2
Starts at 3 p.m.
Call 580-223-2266 for more

Lights on the Lake presented by Landmark Bank
Jul 2, 2011 4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Pecan Grove Park & Amphitheater
(903) 957-0310
Don't miss out on Sherman's 2nd Annual Independence Day celebration featuring fireworks and the musical talents of Brandon Rhyder and Jeff Allen!

Event schedule:
- Park gates open at 4 p.m..
- Opening band (TBA) takes the stage at 5:30 p.m.
- Jeff Allen takes the stage at 7 p.m.,
- Brandon Rhyder takes the stage at 8:30 p.m.
- Fireworks show is at 9:30 p.m., and then Brandon will end the night with a finale after the fireworks!

Event info:
- Bring your lawn chairs, picnic baskets and blankets
- Concessions will be available
- Bring the kids - they can play on the playground, and there will be a few other fun activities
- Wear sunscreen, and bring bug spray (just in case)

Parking (map will be available soon):
- Free parking will be available in the park's two grass lots on Canyon Creek Drive. Canyon Creek will only serve one-way traffic, traveling west, entering from Heritage Parkway. No vehicles will be allowed to enter Canyon Creek from Shady Oaks.
- Free parking is also available at Sherman Bible Church and Faith Church. TAPS will run free shuttles to-and-from both of these lots from 4 p.m. until the event is over.

Event Details
Location Pecan Grove Park & Amphitheater
3200 Canyon Creek Drive
(west of Heritage Parkway)
Sherman, TX 75092
[view map]
Contact Sherman Dept. of Tourism
(903) 957-0310

Fourth of July Veterans Cookout
Saturday, July 2, 2011

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Local army recruiter, Staff Sergeant Timothy Hargrove, is hosting the Annal Cookout at the Veterans Center located on South Commerce on the 2nd of July. Food will be served at 5:00pm. This events is open and free to the public. Food donations are welcome. Please contact Staff Sergeant Timothy Hargrove for any further information.

Veterans Center
1015 South Commerce Street
Ardmore OK 73401

4th of July Shoot Out
Jul 2, 2011 7:00 am - 2:00 pm & 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Downtown Van Alstyne & Grayson COunty College, VA Campus
The event kicks of Saturday, July 2nd with a Friends of the Library Breakfast at 7:00 a.m., then make plans to attend the American Legion's Flag Ceremony at 9:00 a.m., and the Kid’s Bike Parade at 9:30 a.m. and the City-Wide Parade at 10:15 a.m. After the bike parade, stick around downtown as we celebrate with food, live music, vendors, gun fighting shows, stagecoach rides, an antique car show, bounce houses, and more! That evening bring your blankets and picnics to the college for an evening of live music by EXIT 51 and fireworks.

Van Alstyne Chamber of Commerce (903)482-6066

4th Annual Loco Lawnmower Grand Prix and Fireworks Display
Jul 2, 2011 5PM - 10PM
Old Loco School, Loco, OK
Loco Grand Prix starts the lawn mower races at 6PM. Races feature 3 classes of mowers, stock, modified and super modified. Multiple kid activities including a terrapin race (race time to be announced). Live music. Concession provided by Loco FD. Fireworks display at dark. Fun, family friendly event.

Tucker Wilson

Fireworks 400 at the Grayson Co. Speedway
This Saturday night, July 2and and Sunday, July 3rd at Grayson County Speedway, the Fireworks 400 racing for modified, sports mod, and stock cars classes. Fireworks on Sunday night along with the Southern Topless Economy Modified Class.
The track is located off Highway 56, 8 miles east of Sherman. Follow the south to the track. Racing begins each night at 8 PM. Please visit gcsracing.com for more details

Colbert Boat Club 4th of July Parade
Sunday, July 3 at 1:00 p.m.
Please come and join us as our Colbert Boat Club Community comes together to Celebrate our great country's independence. The parade is great fun for all the families in our community.
19 Bass, Cartwright, OK

Patriotic Celebration- Faith Church
Faith Church of Sherman, 1800 Heritage Pkwy, Sherman
Date: July 3, 2011 Time: 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM http://www.faithchurch.usEvent Description
Join us on Sunday, July 3rd at 4:00pm to help celebrate and honor those who have served our country through their work in law enforcement, fire fighting and the armed services.

Time: 8:30 PM
Details: July 3rd at sundown at the Roosevelt Bridge on the west side

Fireworks Over Texoma
Sunday, July 3rd at the west end of the Roosevelt Bridge around 9:15.

July 3 - Fireworks at dark
Live music
Call 903-786-7000 for more

City of Bonham Fireworks Show
July 3 at dusk
Lake Bonham
Sponsored by the city of Bonham and the Kiwanis Club of Bonham

4th of July in the Park!
Gunter Chamber of Commerce Presents 4th OF JULY IN THE PARK
Monday July 4th, 2011
Gunter City Park
5:00pm until 9:30pm
Fireworks at 9:45pm

Flag Ceremony
High School Band
Live Music and Dancing
Inflated Water Slide
Dunking Booth
Bounce House
Horse and Buggy Rides
Arcade Games
Baking and Salsa contest
Best Patriotic Wear Contest
Fire Dept. and Chamber Auction
BBQ Sandwiches, Sausage on a Stick, Mexican Food, Snow Cones, Drinks, and more
Arts, Crafts, and Business vendors
Contact kathyg@lauraglass.com for booth information
No pets or alcohol allowed on the Grounds
Lots of family fun!
Fireworks by Davis and Miller @ 9:30pm

The City of Denison presents the 24th Annual Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration
Sponsored in conjunction with the Smith Foundation and American Bank of Texas
Monday, July 4th, at Munson Stadium in Downtown Denison
Free Admission
Concession available
Stadium Gates open at 7 p.m.
Mayor provides welcome at 7:15 p.m.
Robby White and the Tejas Gringos begin playing at 7:30 p.m.
Fireworks begin at dark
For details: 903-464-4452
Denison Main Street on Facebook

July 4, 2011

Time: 9:15 p.m.
Details: @ Dusk Hwy 75 Durant OK

Lake Murray Fireworks Show Canceled

42nd Annual 4th of July Open Air Gospel Singing
Monday, July 4th
Groups Performing: The Ray Torrez Family, The Word Family, 4-Given, Mercy River, Canaan Bound, Glory Road, Master's Touch, 4-For-The-Lord, The Howards & other talent
The Grounds of the Country Tabernacle
1 mile west of Lone Grove on highway 70 west, 4 miles south on Cheek Road in Lone Grove.
8pm 'til midnight
Information: (580)657-3183 or (580)657-8275
Concession Provided. Bring a Lawn Chair.

Caddo Gospel Singing
Monday, July 4, 2011 (7:00 PM - 11:00 PM)
There will be a gospel singing in Caddo, OK downtown we would like to see everyone come out the youth from Caddo full gospel church will be selling hot dogs and drink chips bring you a lawn chair and we will have a great time
Contact: Rev. Matt Stubblefield 903 819-1467
Contact Email: revmatt_stubblefield@yahoo.com
Caddo Full Gospel Church
613 N Main Ave
Caddo, OK 74729
(909) 819-1467

Tioga 4th of July
July 4
The Tioga Volunteer Fire Department is hosting this city's activities, beginning with a parade at 5 p.m. at Tioga High School for everyone to either participate in or be alongside as a spectator. Following that will be activities including games for the kids, and food to include barbeque, nachos, ice cream and soft drinks, behind the city's school, and fireworks will begin around dark. Parking is available off Mohawk Street.