Parks & Recreation to host Fourth of July celebration

Celebration will feature a car show, live music and more

VICTORIA, Texas – The City of Victoria Parks & Recreation will host its annual Fourth of July celebration on July 4 at the Victoria Community Center grounds.

The celebration will feature a car show, live music, a cornhole tournament and a fireworks show synced to music.

Before the fireworks show

Parks & Recreation is coordinating with local car clubs to host a car show starting at 5 p.m. You can register for the car show here.

Crossroads Cornhole will host a cornhole tournament beginning at 6 p.m. You can register for the tournament here.

David Valadez Y La Guerra Musical will perform at the event starting at 5:45 p.m. Mason Lively will also perform beginning at 7:45 p.m.

Parks & Recreation’s pop-up park will provide games and activities, and a Plus Party and Events will provide inflatables.

Food and drinks will be available to purchase. Ice chests are not allowed.

Proceeds from beer sales will benefit the Food Bank of the Golden Crescent.

Miller Lite Blastoff

The fireworks show will begin at 9:30 p.m. Residents can download the Sky Wonder Pyrotechnics app to listen to music synced to the show. Parks & Recreation will also broadcast the music over the loudspeakers.

You can view the broadcast live on municipal cable channel TV15 (channels 15 and 115 and online at www.victoriatx.gov/tv15). You can also watch on Facebook at City of Victoria, Texas  – Government.

How to sign up

If you are interested in participating in the car show, participating in the cornhole tournament or would like to apply to be a food vendor, click here.

To receive text updates about the Fourth of July festivities, text “ADD” to 361-200-3098.

Glazer’s Beer & Beverage, Miller Lite, 93.3 The Wolf and Parks & Recreation will sponsor this event.

The City of Victoria provided the above information and photo.