Independence Day Parade
The celebration will kick off with Irving's community parade featuring more than 80 entries by community organizations, businesses and families that includes themed floats, costumes and custom vehicles. This year's theme is Music of America.
The parade will begin at 9 a.m. July 4 at Sowers Street and Irving Boulevard, near Millennium Park. The procession will travel eastbound on Second St., turn left on Lucille, and return westbound on Irving Blvd. Individuals, families, community organizations and local businesses are encouraged to be part of this year's parade. Parade applications are accepted until 5 p.m., Monday, June 24.
Immediately following the parade, head to Heritage Park to enjoy complimentary watermelon with your neighbors! Visitors will enjoy live music as well as free children's activities. The reception runs until noon.