If you want to experience Dallas-Fort Worth in a different way this 4th of July you should try one of these party places with live bands, patios, drinks and even a dunk tank.
Reunion Tower is hosting its 4th celebration with a 360-degree view of Dallas. Their iconic observation deck is a great place for spotting all the July 4th fireworks. The deck is open until 11 p.m. on July 2-4. Tickets are $16 for adults.
Happiest Hour – Another great place with a 360 view, is from the roof of the Harwood District bar and restaurant. Located only a block from the American Airlines Center, Happiest Hour has draft beers and wine on tap, specialty drinks, music and food. Love!
Addison Point – With outdoor seating for 300 and an unobstructed view of the air show and fireworks this is an excellent location for you and your family. The party starts at 4 p.m. There will be an outdoor bar and grill service, DJ, face painting and photo booth. 4578 Belt Line Road, Addison; 972-661-2230
The Back 9 – If you want to get dunked this 4th, the patio party starts at 11 a.m. with a real dunk tank, games, live bands from 3-9 p.m. 4060 Belt Line Road, Addison; 214-272-7028
Bitter Sisters Brewery – This is a great kid friendly event from 4 until 11 p.m. with outdoor food and craft beers for the ‘Big Kids.’ Bring your own chairs and blankets. 15103 Surveyor, Addison; 214-244-1060
Cantina Laredo – The yummy Mexican restaurant will have a bounce house for the kids, food of course and music.
4546 Belt Line Road, Addison. 972-458-0962
The Hub Sports Bar and Grill – Now this sounds fun! The Hub is hosting a field party behind their place starting at 2 p.m. and after the fireworks, cover band M80s will play on the outdoor stage. 4145 Belt Line Road, Addison; 214-995-6536
The Quarter – If you want to sing and dance they will be hosting a party on the patio with a DJ before the fireworks and karaoke after. Reserve your seats: firstname.lastname@example.org. 15201 Addison Road, Addison; 972-788-1919.
Ronald Kirk Pedestrian Bridge – Want to party on the bridge? Come hang on the Ronald Kirk Pedestrian Bridge on July 3. Activities start at 5 p.m. and fireworks around 9:30 p.m.
Kitchen LTO at Trinity Groves: There will be a great party going on at Trinity Groves and LTO is throwing a Pioneer Picnic with fried chicken and baby back ribs, plus blue cheese coleslaw, baked beans and potato salad. Eat on the patio and stay for the fireworks. Call to reserve a spot on the patio. 3011 Gulden, Dallas. 214-377-0757.
Pappas – If you’re in Fort Worth, go to Pappas for a great view of fireworks from the Botanic Gardens, July 2-4.
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