Fourth of July Celebration at Woodlawn Lake

On Monday, July 4, 2016, bring the entire family to Woodlawn Lake Park and join the San Antonio Parks Foundation for the biggest and best party in town celebrating our nation’s birth and our freedom. Families are invited to participate in a fun-filled day of games, food and musical entertainment.

San Antonio’s official Independence Day Celebration is a FREE event sponsored by the San Antonio Parks Foundation, in cooperation with the City of San Antonio and the Parks and Recreation Department. The all day and night celebration features a Zumbathon, 1K & 5K, live music, food, parade, carnival and of course the H-E-B Fireworks Extravaganza!

Happy Independence Day!

July 4, 2016 Schedule of Events

  • 8 a.m. – Zumbathon & 1K
  • 8:30 a.m. – 5K
  • 9:30 a.m. – Race Awards
  • Carnival Opens
  • 11 a.m. – Children’s Red, White and Blue Parade
  • Noon – Opening Ceremonies at Thomas J. Henry Family Stage
  • 12:30-10 p.m. – H-E-B Military Appreciation Zone
  • 12:30-5 p.m. – H-E-B Customer Appreciation Zone (while supplies last)
  • 12pm – 6 p.m. – Nationwide Family Pavilion Children’s Activities
  • 12pm -10 p.m. – Live Music, Fun, Food and More! Featuring U.S. Air Force Band of the West
  • 9:30 p.m. – H-E-B Fireworks Extravaganza
  • 10 p.m. Event Ends


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