El Pasoans are always ready to celebrate Independence Day with a blast. Many locals gather over a glass of wine or beer with a barbeque in the backyard, while the others visit various events. But almost everyone heads to the places with the best views to enjoy the breathtaking fireworks. In this article, we decided to simplify your research and compiled the best places to go to on the 4th of July in El Paso.
Lions 4th of July Parade in east El Paso (July 4, 2023)
Don't miss a great chance to enjoy the Annual People's Parade hosted by the El Paso De Norte Lions Club. Usually, the parade starts at 9 am at Hanks High School. Its route goes from Montwood High School along Montwood Drive to Yarbrough Avenue, with the endpoint at Album Park on Album Avenue.
GECU Independence Day Celebration (July 4, 2023)
Join the Chihuahuas and GECU at the ballpark for three nights of Independence Day celebration, including a specialty jersey auction and the wonderful fireworks display. Presented by GECU, this fireworks spectacular occupies Southwest University Park.
Celebration at Ascarate Park (July 4, 2023)
The El Paso County Parks & Recreation Department organizes an entertaining celebration at Ascarate Park for people of all ages. With the kick-off at 3 pm, the event includes mouth-watering snacks, swimming, and a fireworks display at 9:20 pm. The parking costs $5 per vehicle with no admission fee for walking on-site.
4th of July Fireworks
In addition to the fireworks listed above, El Paso has many other places where you can enjoy the colorful sky. For example, head to Wet N Wild, which is open from 10 am, with the fireworks show at 9 pm. Western Playland Amusement Park in Sunland Park also welcomes everyone to celebrate the 4th of July. They are open from 5:30 pm, with the fireworks celebration starting at around 9:30pm.
As you can see, there are plenty of opportunities to celebrate Independence Day in El Paso. Choose the place that seems the most epic to you, and get ready to have a great time. Or better yet, take your friends and rock out this day in a great company! You can find more detailed information in the External Resources section below. Also, feel free to use the map below offering the best accommodations in El Paso.