What's Happening

  • Join us for the largest July 4 fireworks display in San Antonio - a 20 -minute show set to patriotic music that will play on Q101.9!
  • Take the kids to the H-E-B Kids Zone for patriotic face-painting, games and more family-friendly fun!
  • Join the trend - Grab a gourmet gordita, some BBQ or a froyo from one of these hot-spot food trucks in the park!
  • Live music!

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About Stars & Stripes

Your San Antonio Chamber of Commerce will host the third annual “Stars & Stripes Over San Antonio” event in downtown San Antonio on July 4. The event is sponsored by Silver Eagle Distributors,Clear Channel Media and Entertainment, KENS 5, H-E-B, USAA, San Antonio Area Toyota Dealers and Valero Energy. Festivities will be held from 6 – 10 p.m. at the Alamodome and will feature live music, food and beverages and the year’s largest fireworks display starting at 9:30 p.m.

“Last year’s huge positive response reinforced the knowledge that Military City, USA is the best place to show our appreciation for our military with a one-of-a kind spectacular downtown fireworks event on our national holiday,” said Richard Perez, President and CEO of the Chamber.

Live Music

The Klocks

Food Trucks

Kids Zone

Balloon artists, air brush tattoos and inflateables provided by Parties, Picnics & Promotions.


What time do the fireworks start?

9:30 p.m.

Where do I park?

Event parking available in Lot B of the Alamodome. For more parking options, click here.

What's the best place to watch the show?

Downtown San Antonio! Of course, the show will be visible for miles, so you can watch from anywhere and tune into 101.9 FM to catch the music.

Can I bring my own food/drinks?

No outside food and drinks are allowed.

What station is playing the fireworks music?

Tune into 101.9FM during the fireworks display to listen to the patriotic music.

Have a great view of downtown?
Just turn on the radio to 101.9FM during the fireworks display to catch the patriotic tunes.


Plan your Day

$2 admission to get into the event at the Alamodome. Those with current Military active duty ID cards and kids 12 and under get in free.

Have kids? Want the best view? Know the layout of the land so you don't miss a thing!

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Fans for Cans

Beat the heat on July 4th with "A Can for a Fan" – Come to the Alamodome for the Chamber's Stars and Stripes over San Antonio and bring any canned goods to donate to the KENS 5 Million Meals food drive at the event, and get your exclusive KENS 5 Fan!


Snag the full forecast and dress accordingly!