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Red, White & BOOM
Red, White, and Boom
Celebrate Independence Day in McKinney
WRR LogoActivities for the entire family. A full day of free hometown fun!
The City of McKinney celebrates the Fourth of July at Red, White and BOOM! with free family activities, live entertainment and a spectacular fireworks show Saturday, July 4.

Red, White and BOOM! kicks off Independence Day with a parade and classic car, truck and cycle show in Historic Downtown McKinney. Families can also explore the many dining and shopping options that downtown has to offer.

Evening festivities resume at the McKinney Soccer Complex at Craig Ranch with music, food, kids’ activities and a fireworks display. Hollie Cavanagh, American Idol finalist and McKinney native, will be on stage to provide live entertainment. WRR will provide ‘Sounds of America’ on a live simulcast during the fireworks on Classical 101.1.

All Red, White and BOOM! activities are free and open to the public. For more information about the event call 972-547-7480. Red, White and BOOM! is presented by the City of McKinney and Craig Ranch.

Saturday, July 4
Historic Downtown McKinney
McKinney Soccer Complex at Craig Ranch
  • Family activities and food: 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Hollie Cavanagh concert 8 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Fireworks: 9:45 p.m.
For more information on the activities at the McKinney Soccer Complex at Craig Ranch call 972-547-7480

Historic Downtown Parade
Prizes for parade winners
  • Grand Prize Winner $750
  • 2nd Place $375
  • 3rd Place $225
  • Best Classic Car: $100

Additional Information
  • All Red, White and BOOM! activities are free and open to the general public.
  • Alcohol is not allowed at the event.
  • Coolers are allowed, however absolutely no alcohol or grilling on site.
  • Food and drink are available for purchase in the food vendor area.
  • Handicap parking is available at the north entrance.
  • For the safety of your pets and others, pets are not allowed at the events at McKinney Soccer Complex.

Fireworks

Enjoy professional fireworks at Red, White and BOOM! but remember, other fireworks are illegal in the City of McKinney