Lago Vista July Fourth celebration. 7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday. Events include the Firecracker 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run; a parade along Dawn Drive; and various sports, games and fireworks at Bar-K Park. For full schedule, see www.lagovistajuly4.org.
Lakeway July Fourth celebration. 8:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday. Parade down Lakeway Drive at 8:30 a.m. Pageant at 10:30 a.m. at Lakeway Activity Center, 105 Cross Creek Drive. Live music starts at 7 p.m. and fireworks at 9:30 p.m. at City Park. Shuttles available from Emmaus Catholic Church, 1718 Lohmann’s Crossing, and Lakeway Elementary School, 1701 Lohmann’s Crossing. 314-7530, www.cityoflakeway.com.
East Communities YMCA Fourth of July Family Festival. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. 5315 Ed Bluestein Road. Free. www. austinymca.org.
Pioneer Farms Independence celebration. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Live music, hayrides, demonstrations, games and more. Pioneer Farms, 10621 Pioneer Farms Drive. Adults: $8, children: $6. 837-1215, www.pioneerfarms.org.
Georgetown Fourth of July celebration. 11 a.m. Sunday. Includes food, children’s activities, entertainment and more. Parade begins at noon and fireworks at 9:30 p.m. San Gabriel Park, 1003 N. Austin Ave. Free. www.georgetownsertoma.org.
Round Rock July Fourth Frontier Days Celebration. Noon Sunday. Starts with parade from Interstate 35 and RM 620 to Main Street. Festival starts at 1 p.m. at Old Settlers Park, 3300 E. Palm Valley Blvd., with fireworks at dusk. www.roundrockfrontierdays.com.
Johnson City Fourth of July Spangle Dangle. 1 p.m. Sunday. A variety of activities and live music throughout the day at the Blanco Country Fairgrounds. Grand Spangle Dangle Parade begins at 6 p.m. on Pecan Avenue near the Blanco County Courthouse and ends at the fairgrounds; fireworks begin at 9:15 p.m. Free. www.johnsoncity-texas.com.
Elgin Fourth of July parade and celebration. 1 p.m. Sunday. Parade from Elgin City Hall, 310 N. Main St., to Veterans Memorial Park, Main and Depot streets; patriotic program follows. 6:30 to 10 p.m. Live music, food, entertainment and fireworks near Southside Market & Barbecue, U.S. 290 and N. Texas 95. 512-281-5724, www.elgintx.com.
Fort Hood Freedom Fest. 1 to 10 p.m. Sunday. Live entertainment, carnival rides, patriotic ceremony, performance by Seether and fireworks. Shuttles available from Killeen, Shoemaker and Ellison high schools. Photo identification required. Hood Stadium, Santa Fe Avenue and Railhead Drive. www.hoodmwr.com/freedomfest.htm.
Marble Falls Fourth of July Fun & Fireworks. 2 to 9:30 p.m. Sunday. Food, live entertainment and more. Fireworks at 9 p.m. Lakeside Park, Marble Falls. Free. 830613-0083.
Fourth of July celebration. 4 to 10 p.m. Sunday. Live music, food, games and activities. Event ends with fireworks display. Elizabeth Milburn Park, 1901 Sun Chase Blvd., Cedar Park. Free. 401-5500, www. cedarparktx.us/cp/pr_events_fourth.aspx.
Pflugerville Pfirecracker Pfestival. 4 to 9:30 p.m. Sunday. Entertainment, food and games. Fireworks at 9:15 p.m. Shuttle buses available from Hendrickson High School, 2905 FM 685, and Pflugerville High School, 1301 W. Pecan St. Lake Pflugerville, 4600 Pflugerville Parkway. Free. www. cityofpflugerville.com.
San Marcos Summerfest 2010. 5 to 11 p.m. Features a variety of family activities, entertainment and food booths. Fireworks at 9:30 p.m. Free. San Marcos Plaza Park, 401 E. Hopkins St. www.summerfestsanmarcos.com.
Leander Liberty Fest. 6 to 10 p.m. Sunday. Live music, food and fireworks. Shuttle service available at Leander High School, 3301 S. Bagdad Road. Crystal Falls Golf Club, 3400 Crystal Falls. Free. www.leandertx.org.
Wimberley Fourth of July Jubilee. 6 to 9:30 p.m. Sunday. Live music and fireworks. Cypress Creek Church, 211 Stillwater Road. Free. 512-847-2201, www.wimberley.org.
Red, White ‘n Buda. 8:30 p.m. Sunday. Bring a blanket or lawn chair for fireworks display at 9:30 p.m. City Park, Garrison Road and San Antonio Street, Buda. Free. 312-0084, www.ci.buda.tx.us.
H-E-B Austin Symphony July Fourth Concert and Fireworks. 8:30 p.m. Sunday. Symphony performs, with fireworks from 9:30 to 10 p.m. Auditorium Shores. Free. www.austinsymphony.org.
Wimberley Old Fashioned Parade. 10 a.m. Monday. Parade from Lion’s Field parking lot No. 1 on RM 2325 to First Baptist Church parking lot, 501 Old Kyle Road. Free. 512847-2201, www.wimberley.org.