The Best Places to Celebrate Fourth of July in Austin



Fourth of July is less than a month away, which means it’s time to start thinking about outdoor parties, barbecues, and the like. The summer holidays and the recurring large fireworks and concert along Vic Mathias Shores ensure that there are plenty of food and drink events across the city.

Here’s Eaters Guide to the best parties, food competitions, and food specials happening in Austin during the long holiday weekend. Everything below is listed chronologically.

Thursday to Sunday, July 1st to 4th

  • The Hotel Van Zandt Geraldine’s Restaurant and Bar hosts a series of live blues concerts over the bank holiday weekend and is also a prime spot to watch the fireworks on the night of the Fourth. (605 Davis Street, downtown)

Friday to Sunday, July 2-4

Sunday 4th July

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