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4 Places to Catch Spectacular Fireworks Shows on the Water

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What is better than fireworks glimmering off of water! It is a sight to see giant fireworks popping over a lake! There are a few different firework displays around the Texas Hill country you can view fireworks over the lake.

1. Marble Falls Fireworks on the Lake



Monday July 42016 – Lakeside Park in Marble Falls, Texas draws thousands of people each year for the unbelievable firework display over the lake! There will be plenty of activities for everyone including the Rods and Classics car show at the Lakeside Pavilion, and live music by the lake. Waterslides, food vendors, bounce houses will start at 3 p.m. leading up to the annual magnificent 20-minute firework show at dark!

2. Lake Travis Fireworks



July 3, 2016 – Lake Travis is full again and the fireworks are ready to pop! The Shore Club at Volente Beach is open to the public. You can call now and make a pre-paid reservation for the show and buffet. Volente beach is ideal for a hot summer day awaiting the fireworks over the lake. They have a family friendly pool with a tiki bar, watercraft rentals, beachfront area with volleyball courts and great food! So, come by boat or car, either way you’re sure to enjoy your 4th of July on the 3rd!

3. Lago Vista Fireworks



July 2, 2016 – On the shores of Lake Travis at the T Bar K Recreational Park will be a fun day full of activities including the Annual Firecracker 5k to kick thing’s off. If you’re looking for a fun day packed with activities, head on out to Lago Vista and end your July 4th watching the firework display alongside the waters of North Shore Lake Travis.

4. New Braunfels Fireworks



July 4, 2016 – This is a huge Independence day celebration! This event will feature live music at the dance slab starting at 6:30 p.m. and fireworks to follow over Landa Lake starting at 9:15 p.m. from Landa Lake in Landa Park. You can also view the fireworks from Fischer Park. Bring a picnic and head out to Landa Park in New Braunfels! Make sure and tune in to live broadcasting of patriotic music timed to accompany the fireworks on KGNB 1420 AM!