Independence Day Parade and Reception



Independence Day Parade

The celebration begins with Irving's community parade, which features over 80 entries by community organizations, businesses and families, including floats, costumes and custom vehicles.

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 will be posted online by May 1.

Community Reception

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.

  1. Become a Sponsor

    Thousands of people from Irving and neighboring areas attend our annual festivities.  Support this community event and increase the visibility of your organization by becoming a sponsor.  For more information on becoming a sponsor, view our Sponsorship Packages (PDF) and contact The Sponsor Bureau at (214) 702-6411.

    *Please check back regularly for event updates. Information is subject to change.