Shell Freedom Over Texas: Houston's Spectacular Fourth of July Celebration Unveils Star-Studded Lineup and Family-Friendly Fun

Jo-Carolyn Goode | 5/31/2024, 3:46 p.m.
Get ready to ignite your patriotism and celebrate America's birthday in grand style at Shell Freedom Over Texas, Houston's official …

Get ready to ignite your patriotism and celebrate America's birthday in grand style at Shell Freedom Over Texas, Houston's official Fourth of July extravaganza. Mayor John Whitmire and Shell USA proudly present an unforgettable day of festivities, live entertainment, and a breathtaking fireworks display set against the backdrop of Buffalo Bayou. Join us as we honor the brave men and women who have sacrificed for our freedom and revel in the spirit of unity and community.

At the heart of Shell Freedom Over Texas lies a star-studded lineup of musical talent guaranteed to captivate audiences of all ages. Headlining the Shell Main Stage is multi-platinum artist Russell Dickerson, whose chart-topping hits and electrifying performances have earned him acclaim across the country. Joining him is country music trailblazer Jo Dee Messina, known for her powerful vocals and timeless classics. Rounding out the lineup is Chapel Hart, the dynamic trio whose Mississippi roots and Louisiana flair promise to deliver an unforgettable blend of rock and roll.

But the excitement doesn't end there. From the Bud Light Bayou Bash to the Dr Pepper Flavor Zone and the All-American Kids Zone, there's something for everyone to enjoy. Sip on refreshing brews in the tropical beer garden, sample tasty treats in the Dr Pepper Parlor, and let the kids unleash their creativity with Lego's interactive activations. Plus, don't miss the live music and dance performances at the Dr Pepper Stage, featuring special guests like Mathias Lattin, NUNNABOVE, and Bamuaya.

For a dose of history and patriotism, head to Liberty Park, where "Symbols of Freedom" pay tribute to America's military branches and first responders. Take pictures with military assets, participate in booth activities, and enjoy live performances by Brian Jack and the Zydeco Gamblers and country artist Gary Kyle.

Shell Freedom Over Texas would not be possible without the generous support of our sponsors, including Shell USA, Bud Light, Dr Pepper, Lego, Postmates, Southwest Airlines, and many others. Special thanks to our community partner, the Houston Food Bank, and our beneficiary, Houston Civic Events, Inc., for their invaluable contributions.

Tickets are $10 per person, with children aged five and under admitted for free. Purchase your tickets online or at the gates and join us for a day of fun, food, and fireworks as we come together to celebrate the land of the free and the home of the brave.

Mark your calendars and gather your loved ones for a Fourth of July celebration like no other at Shell Freedom Over Texas. With a stellar lineup of performers, exciting activities for all ages, and a stunning fireworks finale, this is one event you won't want to miss. Join us as we salute America and honor the values that make our nation great.

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