We’re all looking forward to a wonderful 4th of July celebration. Here are links to celebrations in Williamson County.
Round Rock - A parade, fireworks, new carnival rides, jalapeno pepper eating contest, children’s games, Sam Bass Shootout, Movies in the Park and skydivers are all part of the City of Round Rock’s July 4th Frontier Days Celebration.
Georgetown – Celebrate SERTOMA’s 30th Annual 4th of July in San Gabriel Park from 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., sponsored by the Georgetown Sertoma Club. Entertainment will be provided for the entire family throughout the day. The event finishes with a “Spectacular Fireworks Finale” at dusk.
Taylor - Children’s parade, arts & crafts, music, 2nd Annual Great (Rubber) Duck Race,
games, prizes, food, and pony rides begins at 4pm, with fireworks at dusk.
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Remember to keep the kiddos safe by following these firework safety tips from Dr. Marta Katalenas at the Pediatric Center of Round Rock.
- Never allow young children to play with or ignite fireworks including sparklers. Sparklers burn at temperatures of 2,000 degrees
- Never position your body directly over fireworks when lighting a fuse
- Never try to re-light or pick up fireworks that haven’t ignited fully
- Keep a bucket of water or hose close nearby in case of emergency
- Put used fireworks in a bucket of water before disposing of them in the trash to prevent fire
- Never point or throw fireworks at another person