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Houston Symphony Fourth of July fireworks at Miller Outdoor Theater July 2013
Fireworks at Miller Outdoor Theatre is a Houston tradition. Photo by © Michelle Watson/CatchLightGroup.com
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Jennifer Nettles will perform at Freedom Over Texas on July 4.   Photo by © Michelle Watson/CatchlightGroup.com
Fourth of July Celebration at Bayou Bend
The Fourth of July celebration at the Bayou Bend is revolutionary. Courtesy of Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
City of Bellaire July 4th Parade and Festival
The city of Bellaire Independence Day parade has a small town feel. Courtesy photo
American flag at Houston Symphony Fourth of July performance at Miller Outdoor Theatre 2013
The Houston Symphony presents "A Star Spangled Salute" at the Miller Outdoor Theatre.  Photo by © Michelle Watson/CatchLightGroup.com
Freedom Over Texas Fourth of July crowd venue downtown skyline
Freedom Over Texas draws in more than 120,000 people every year.  Photo by Richard Carson
Galveston, Fourth of July, parade
Galveston's Independence Day parade kicks off at 7:30 p.m. Galveston.com/Flickr