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The 4th of July is Bigger and Brighter than Ever in San Antonio

Thank you for a phenomenal event! We look forward to seeing you next year!

@visitsanantonio The 4th of July is bigger and brighter than ever in San Antonio 🎇 Stars & Stripes on Houston Street will feature various events July 1 - 7! Visitors and locals can experience: 🎉 A street parade along historic Houston Street 🎆 Drone show and other festivities at @officialalamo 🇺🇸 Family-friendly activities 🍧 Paleta and popsicle pop-ups ✨ A Patriotic parade along @thesanantonioriverwalk 🎶 Live music and so much more! #VisitSanAntonio #4thofjuly #SanAntoniotx #SanAntonio #sanantoniofoodie ♬ Uplifting Upbeat Inspiring Corporate - Alif Music

Make plans to join us for our inaugural Stars and Stripes on Houston Street celebrations beginning July 1, with the biggest and brightest events happening July 4 -7, 2024.

Don't miss our street parade along the historic promenade in the heart of San Antonio, family-friendly picnics in the parks, festive brunches and stroll opportunities, themed movie nights, paleta and popsicle pop-ups, music and cocktail events, and more!

On the Fourth of July weekend, you can catch Salute at Sunset River Parades on the River Walk, saluting all military branches. A can’t-miss is the Stars and Stripes Concert at the Alamo with living history, live music from the U.S. Air Force Rock Band, and a spectacular drone show. The city’s official celebration offers all-day fun and lights up the sky with a fireworks show at Woodlawn Lake Park. For all this and more, view our official calendar of events below.


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Celebrate the nation’s independence San Antonio style, with events, programming, pageantry and more. Check out the City's SAPark website for easy, convenient, affordable parking. A map shows a full list of City-owned garages and lots.

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Honoring Congressional Medal Recipients

Be sure to take a moment and view street pole banners honoring living Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients. Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients are military heroes who have received the nation's highest and rarest military award for valor.

Each banner features a photo of the recipient, their rank, and the military conflict in which they served. Additionally, there is a QR code to scan for detailed stories of heroism.

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