Fourth of July Family Fun in Green Country!

Check out these family-friendly fireworks, festivals and more to celebrate our independence.

There are so many ways to enjoy the Fourth of July throughout the Tulsa area. From parades to grand finales, we’ve got your Independence Day covered in our Fourth of July family fun in Green Country listing:


  • When: Friday, June 28, 2019, 5:30-10 p.m.
  • Where: Bentley Park Sports Complex, 8505 E. 148th St. S., Bixby

The Bixby Freedom Celebration is the largest free, public fireworks extravaganza in this area. In its second year the 2016 Bixby Freedom Celebration brought approximately 13,000 people from the local community together in patriotic celebration, with thousands more gathered nearby to watch the spectacular, professional fireworks display. On Friday, June 28, 2019, The Bridge Church and its sponsors will once again host Bixby’s very own Independence Day fireworks celebration. So bring your family and friends and celebrate freedom together!


  • When: Wednesday, July 3, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  • Where: Parkview Sequoyah Creek, 2800 S. 1st St., Broken Arrow

Join Parkview as they come together to celebrate the Fourth of July! Parkview will provide burgers, dogs, and fixings. Each Sunday School class is asked to bring two side dishes and two desserts to share. The church will hoset an old-time cookout and provide fun entertainment. Contact Parkview Baptist Church for more information at (918) 494-3755. Find them on Facebook here.

4th on the 3rd

  • When: Wednesday, July 3, 7:30
  • Where: VanTrease PACE, 10300 E. 81st St.

Start your Independence Day celebration with Signature Symphony at Tulsa Community College and the sounds of America’s beloved patriotic music. The annual 4th on the 3rd Concert is as traditional as grilling out or watching fireworks but in air-conditioned comfort.

The celebration of America’s independence is a Tulsa tradition and fun for the entire family. During the concert, we will honor the men and women of our armed forces, both past and present. Musical selections include “Armed Forces Salute,” “Battle Hymn of the Republic,” and “A Salute to the Big Bands.”

The evening will feature Dennis Crookedacre, the 2019 Tulsa Sings! fan favorite, as well as the Signature Chorale. Plus, the guest conductor for the concert is Lauren Green, a Signature Symphony musician as well as the music director and conductor of the Bartlesville Symphony.

Make plans now to join us for this rousing celebration of the red, white, and blue!


  • When: Wednesday, July 3
  • Where: Skiatook Municipal Airport, 1501 S. Lombard Ln., Skiatook

“Fantasy in the Sky” is that annual Fourth of July celebration sponsored by the City of Skiatook and area businesses. The celebration starts with a community wide parade and continues throughout the day with great food, vendors and live music. The night concludes with a world class fireworks show that brings more than 75,000 people to Skiatook.


  • When: Thursday, July 4, 6 a.m.-12 p.m. (fishing derby), 6 p.m.-10 p.m. (evening festivities)
  • Where: Claremore Lake Park, East on Blue Starr Drive

Come out to Claremore Lake Park to celebrate the 4th of July! Bring out the kiddos for a fishing derby in the morning and come back in the evening for live music, kids activities, food and drink concessions and a beautiful setting. Learn more at


  • When: Thursday, July 4, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Where: Tulsa Zoo, 6421 E. 36th St. N.

The Tulsa Zoo will donate half of all full-priced admissions on the Fourth of July to the Disaster Relief Fund for Eastern Oklahoma.

Purchasing a ticket will provide assistance to the fund created by the Tulsa Community Foundation and Tulsa Area United Way to support nonprofit organizations providing long-term services to residents affected by recent weather-related flooding and tornadic storms.

4th of July in the Garden

  • When: Thursday, July 4, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.
  • Where: Tulsa Botanic Garden, 3900 Tulsa Botanic Dr.

Stroll the Garden on the 4th of July! Look for flowers of red, white, and blue. Bring a picnic lunch or dinner! We’re open 9am to 9pm.

From 5pm to 9pm, it is Dog Night. Bring your furry friend for a stroll!


  • When: Thursday, July 4, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Where: 96th Street Bridge near the Jenks Riverwalk

Jenks America Freedom Fest draws revelers to downtown Jenks for a day of music, food and fun for all ages. Food trucks, face painting and games will accompany local musicians on Main Street as visitors enjoy the summer sun!


  • When: Thursday, July 4, 9 a.m.-10 p.m.
  • Where: River West Festival Park, 2100 S. Jackson Ave.; Veterans Park, 1875 S. Boulder Ave.

Folds of Honor FreedomFest 2019 presented by QuikTrip features live entertainment, food, and beverages, and activities for the whole family like inflatables, face-painting, and games.  For more info, visit the River Parks Authority website:


  • When: Thursday, July 4, 10 a.m.-11 p.m.
  • Where: Broken Arrow Events Park, 21101 E. 101st St.

Celebrate Independence Day with a day-long festival and evening fireworks show!


  • When: Thursday, July 4, 11 a.m.-11 p.m.
  • Where: Jenks Riverwalk, 300 Riverwalk Terrace, Jenks

Boom Fest 2019, presented by Los Cabos Mexican Grill, is BACK!
Grab the kids and come on out for a day full of fun as Los Cabos Mexican Grill and the The official Riverwalk Jenks will be host to events and music all day long leading up to the largest fireworks display in Tulsa at 9:45pm! Learn more here.


  • When: Thursday, July 4, 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Oklahoma Aquarium, 300 Aquarium Dr., Jenks

The Oklahoma Aquarium’s riverfront backyard offers a front-row view to the most vibrant firework display in the area. Enjoy the cool exhibits then head outside to watch the fireworks! Bring lawn chairs and blankets but no outside food or coolers, please.  Food and beverages are available for purchase in the Coral Reef Café and outside on the back deck.


  • When: Thursday, July 4, 7 p.m.
  • Where: Downtown Bartlesville, 2nd Street

Food, friends, family, fun… And, of course, the area’s largest fireworks! All this, and more can be found during the Kiwanis Club of Bartlesville’s Freedom Fest on July 4.

Grand Lake Fireworks

  • When: Friday, July 5, 2019 at dusk
  • Where: Grand Lake—Disney Spillways on the water.

This annual spectacular is Grand Lake’s most easily accessible fireworks show – both by land and by Grand!

Fourth of July Weekend at CrossTimbers Marina

  • When: Friday-Saturday, July 5-6
  • Where: CrossTimbers Marina, 12301 CrossTimbers Dr., Sperry

CrossTimbers Marina invites families for 4 of July Weekend! Activities include a Christmas in July Boat Parade on July 5 (8:30-11:30 p.m.) and Christmas in July: Fire in the Water! celebration featuring live music all day and a fireworks show starting at 8:45 p.m.

Saturday for Kids: Independence Day Celebration

  • When: Saturday, July 6, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Where: National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 1700 NE 63rd St., Oklahoma City

Celebrate Independence Day on the frontier at the National Cowboy Museum. With a cake walk and a variety of other activities, there is certain to be something for guests of all ages. Free for children and accompanying adults. Available while supplies last.

Celebrating American Independence: Food, Family and Fun

  • When: Sunday, July 7, 12-4 p.m.
  • Where: Gilcrease Museum, 1400 N. Gilcrease Museum Rd.

Sunday, July 7 is the last day to view our copy of the Declaration of Independence.* On this day, enjoy food trucks, lawn games and activities focusing on what freedom and independence mean to you. Our regularly scheduled Drop-In Studio will also be part of the themed fun and held in Helmerich Hall.

This event is free with paid museum admission.

*View Gilcrease’s copy of the Declaration of Independence from July 2-7, 2019.

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