Katy to Celebrate Fourth of July with Many Events for Local Families


June 28, 2021

By Natalie Cook Clark

It’s time to plan your Fourth of July fun in Katy and your family has many ways to celebrate Independence Day.

Set your schedules for some Fourth of July fun, Katy style! There will be a little bit of everything for Katy families to enjoy celebrating America’s Birthday!

July 2-4, 2021 Red, White & Boom

Typhoon Texas

555 Katy Fort Bend Road

Friday/Saturday 10:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Sunday 10:30 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Katy’s waterpark, Typhoon Texas will host three days of Fourth of July celebrations and each night will conclude with a firework show. On Friday, guests can enjoy carnival activities and live entertainment in addition to all the usual Typhoon Texas attractions. On Saturday the same attractions will be back but they will add hot air balloon rides. Friday and Saturday’s firework show will be at 9:15 p.m.

On Sunday, guests can attend a Salute to Heroes. Fireworks on the Fourth of July will be their longest show yet with the Katy Freedom Celebration at 9:05 p.m. Admission to the park is $44.99. Learn more and get tickets at their website.

July 3, 2021

Freedom Parade, Festival and Movie Night

5990 George Bush Drive

6:00 p.m. t0 10:00 p.m.

The Katy Heritage Society will host their annual Fourth of July event. Children can dress up in their patriotic best for the parade of non-motorized bikes, strollers, scooters, and wagons. Winners will be announced after the parade.

“The Sandlot” movie will be shown at 8:30 p.m. in the park greenspace. Attendees can purchase popcorn, snow cones, snacks, or drinks. There will also be a petting zoo, crafts and more.

Tickets are $5 for children age 13 and under. Get your tickets here.

July 3-4, 2021 Freedom Fest

Wildcatter Saloon

26913 I-10 East

The Wildcatter Saloon will have live music and fireworks over the Fourth of July weekend. William Clark Green headlines the performance Saturday, with Aaron Lewis on Sunday. This event is open to those age 21 and up. 2 p.m. $60 (one day general admission); $100 (two day general admission); $75 (one day general admission preferred); $125 (two day general admission preferred); $175 (one day VIP); $300 (two day VIP).