Old Fashioned Fourth Fireworks Celebration

This year the cities of DeSoto and Lancaster are again joining forces to celebrate our nation’s independence. The community is invited to bring some lawn chairs or blankets to enjoy this FREE event.
  • When: Monday, July 4, 2022
  • Event time: 6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. | Gates open at 4:00 p.m.
  • Where: Grimes Park, 501 E. Wintergreen Rd., DeSoto, TX 75115
  • FREE Admission and Parking

Headlining our concert is Chanté Moore!

Hosted by Comedian and Actor, J-Red

Opening performances by Mirək(ə)l 

Be sure to join us with after-party performances by Shaun Martin and the GoGo Band

Come out and celebrate the 4th of July with your friends, family and community! Experience a fun-filled night for the whole family that will feature live music, children's activities, games for all ages, food from a variety of vendors that will be sure to satisfy any taste buds, and of course, Fireworks! This year's fireworks show will be extra special and is something you definitely want to be in attendance to witness.

This year the cities of DeSoto and Lancaster are again joining forces to celebrate our nation’s independence.

Event Map - Click to enlarge


Free Parking is available at Grimes Park and along the following streets: Seahawk Dr., Kestral Ave., Falcon Dr., and Osprey Dr. Shuttle Services will be available for Remote Parking at Disciple Central Community Church located at 901 N. Polk St. from 4PM to 11PM.


Vendor Opportunities

Community participation is the key to making this event a success. The City of DeSoto would like to invite your organization to be a part of this fun-filled event through active participation or financial support. Opportunities are available for community non-profit organizations for fund raising or to promote your organization. Local businesses can set up a booth to promote your products or services. We will also have an area for commercial vendors to sell their products. Applications will be accepted from June 6, 2022 - June 21, 2022.  Applications received after 5:00 pm on June 21, 2022,  will not be considered. 

  • Information Vendor - $100
  • Craft Vendor - $200
  • Dessert Vendor (sweets, sno-cones, snacks) - $250
  • Food Vendor (10X10) - $350
  • Mobile (Truck/Trailer) Food Vendor - $375

Be Apart of the Fun, Sponsor our Event

The DeSoto Parks and Recreation Department has a unique opportunity for you and your business. Click here for Sponsor details. Click here to download a Sponsorship application form.

  1. Parks and Recreation Special Events

    Administrative Staff
    Phone: 972-230-9653
    Fax: 972.230.5796

    Administrative Hours:
    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m. - 5 p.m.