Staying in town for the Fourth of July? Here’s a few fun ways to celebrate in the area.

To kick off Independence Day right, head to the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge at 6 p.m. to enjoy fireworks and live music on Tuesday, July 3. This event is presented by Mrs. Baird’s “Texas Born. Texas Bread” and 98.7 KLUV.  Learn more about Red White and Boom here.

More than 2,000 people will be at the Lake Highlands Exchange Club’s Fourth of July celebration. You want to be one of them. Need the details? Everything you want to know about Wednesday’s event is available here. 

Celebrate ‘Murica at the Dallas Arboretum June 30- July 1 and July 4 from 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. Guests can enjoy blues music, hot dogs and ice cream at their all-American Indepence Day picnic. There’s free admission for active and retired military members with ID.