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July 4 fireworks show will be bigger and better, but Panther Island will be closed and there will be no activities

Posted June 15, 2020

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For the health and safety of the community, organizers have modified the annual Fort Worth’s Fourth celebration.

Fort Worth will still be home to the largest fireworks show in North Texas; however, the festival portion of the event will not take place. To limit public gathering, Panther Island Pavilion will be closed and there will be no activities. There will not be vehicular access to areas near the venue.

Thanks to contributions from Lockheed Martin and the Tarrant Regional Water District, residents can observe the nation’s birthday with Fort Worth’s largest fireworks show ever. This year’s event will celebrate those who fought for freedom and will honor first responders, health care workers and others on the front line.

The show is scheduled for 9:20 p.m. July 4. Residents are asked to watch the fireworks from the comfort of their home, backyard or balcony. The show will be larger and taller this year so it can be seen from a distance.

The show will be live-streamed on FOX 4. Tune into 95.9FM The Ranch to listen to the music choreographed to the fireworks show.

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