Every July 3rd a half-million guests from across the nation come to celebrate Independence Day at Addison Kaboom Town!®
While the main festivities take place in Addison Circle Park, Addison Kaboom Town!® is truly a city-wide event, with watch parties at many of Addison’s 180+ restaurants and 23 hotels. The 30-minute long fireworks show is among the best in the nation, and is simulcast each year on 100.3 JACK-FM. Afterwards, while traffic calms, attendees are invited to remain in the park as famed party band Emerald City performs a high-energy concert on the Budweiser Stage.
Below are all the details you need to plan your Addison Kaboom Town!® experience:
WHEN: Monday, July 3, 2017, 4:00 p.m. – midnight (all times are approximate)
4:00 p.m. – Addison Circle Park gates open
5:00 – 9:00 p.m. Live entertainment on the Budweiser Stage, games, food and beverage sales
7:15 p.m. – Addison Airport Airshow
9:30 p.m. – Fireworks show
10:00 p.m. – Emerald City performs on the Budweiser Stage
WHERE: Addison Circle Park, 4970 Addison Circle Drive, Addison, Texas 75001
COST: FREE — Tickets are not required to attend the party in Addison Circle Park. Admission is first-come, first-served.
The popularity of the Addison Kaboom Town!® fireworks show may cause some traffic delays, specifically following the fireworks show. Book a room or hang out at a local restaurant for a while as traffic settles. Those who choose to leave immediately after the fireworks show should understand that it could take 2-plus hours to get to their intended destination in the DFW Metroplex.
Concessions are available in the park. Guests are encouraged to leave coolers and bags at home to expedite entry into the park. Those choosing to bring coolers must limit the size to no larger than 16”X20”X12”. Absolutely no alcohol can be brought into or out of Addison Circle Park. Beer and wine will be available for sale within the park.