Lake Cities 4th of July

Event Details

This is a spectacular, one-of-a-kind celebration that unites the communities of Lake Dallas, Corinth, Hickory Creek and Shady Shores in celebration of our Nation’s birth. The festivities begin with a patriotic parade followed by food, contests, vendors, and toe tappin’ music. The day is brought to a close with one of the largest, most dazzling fireworks displays in the area.

  • Parade, Tuesday, July 4, 9a.m-10a.m.
    Vendors & Entertainment start at 3p.m.
  • Lake Dallas City Park
    101 E Hundley Dr, Lake Dallas, TX

  • Admission is FREE
  • Like us on Facebook for event updates
  • Donate to the fireworks show

2017 Grand Marshall

Chief Daniel Carolla

Parade - Presented By DATCU
Patriotic Parade - 9 am

1st Place :  $500 & trophy
  2nd Place : $300 & trophy
  3rd Place :  $100 & trophy

Apple Pie Bake-Off 

2017 Apple Pie Bake-Off Entry Form

  • Prizes
      ° 1st: $100 & Award
      ° 2nd: $50 & Award
     ° 3rd:  $25 & Award

​4th of July Stage Entertainment

Doubledown Band  - New Country and Classic Rock
Terry Strange - Texas Singer Songwriter
Neci Hamilton - Country, Pop, - Solo Artist
Eleven Hundred Springs -- Five Man Outlaw Country Band from Texas


Sponsoring community events is fun and rewarding.  It’s an easy, gratifying way to give back to your customers. Your sponsorship dollars help keep admission free and provide entertaining, family-friendly activities. Support the 2016 Lake Cities 4th of July celebration and we will provide a level of advertising commensurate with your contribution.

2017 Sponsorship Opportunities


The Lake Cities 4th of July celebration is a family oriented, community event. Although we have added many activities over the years, we remain true to our roots. The goal is family participation in a safe environment at a reasonable cost. There is no admission and many free activities including music all day. All of this adds to a continual stream of event-goers seeing what else there is to eat or purchase.

2017 Vendor Application
2017 Health Permit Application

Check Out Our 2017 Vendors!

 Food Trucks  Vendor Market
Los Amigos
Tredways BBQ
Lee's Slow Smoke Catering
The Tea Spot
New Orleans Cuisine
Crown Tacos
Kernel Lee's
Later Gater Catering
Q's Tropical Sho
D & K Gourmet Services
JBW Vending, LLC

King of Toys
Leaf Filter
Usborne Books & More
THT Mechanical
Lake Dallas Animal Shelter
Friends of the Library
LuLaRoe Boutique
Bath Expo & Window Expo
Off The Fence Rustic Creations
Solar City
Moments Retreat Center
The Cuckoo's Nest
DFW Sahaja Yoga Meditation
CADDO Events
Colbalt Creations Company
There Has to Be More Ministries
Arty Party
Veronica 4 Congress
Daniel Heating Inc.
Dave Reese Agency


Looking to give back and have fun at the same time? Volunteer at the Lake Cities 4th of July celebration. Each shift is approximately 2 hours long. There are lots of fun activities you can help with including:
  • Parade
  • Parking
  • Contests
  • Info Booth
  • Kids Zone
  • Set Up/Tear Down

Sign up to volunteer

Frequently Asked Questions

Is alcohol allowed?
– No
  • Are pets allowed? – Yes but they must be on a leash
  • Is there an ATM? – No
  • Can we light our own fireworks?  As defined in Section 46-2 of the City Code of Ordinances, “It is unlawful for any person to discharge or cause to be discharged any fireworks within the corporate limits of the city. Police officers of the city may confiscate fireworks from any person found to be in violation of this provision.” Through special permits for celebration and the direction and supervision of the Fire Marshall, Pyrotechnico puts on an amazing fireworks show at the Lake Cities 4th of July which continues to grow in volume and popularity every year.