Independence Day in Dallas-Fort Worth | NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Celebrate your Independence Day this July 4, 2012

Wednesday, Jul 4, 2012 at 10:32 PM CDT

On The Bus With Willie Nelson

On The Bus With Willie Nelson

For the 39th time, country music legend Willie Nelson is hosting his huge Fourth of July picnic at Billy Bob's in Fort Worth.

Tuesday, Jul 3, 2012 at 11:37 AM CDT

What You're Doing for Independence Day

What You're Doing for Independence Day

We've collected where you can see the "rocket's red glare" and "bombs bursting in air" in DFW this July Fourth.

Wednesday, Jun 27, 2012 at 04:54 PM CDT

Fireworks Restrictions in North Texas

Fireworks Restrictions in North Texas

Although setting off fireworks is a customary Fourth of July activity, the practice is prohibited within many major North Texas cities.

Wednesday, Jul 4, 2012 at 07:22 PM CDT

Chowing Down for Hot Dog Bragging Rights

Chowing Down for Hot Dog Bragging Rights

A handful of North Texans tested their hunger and tried to win Curly's Frozen Custard hot dog eating contest.

Thursday, Jul 5, 2012 at 09:25 AM CDT

Fourth of July in Irving is a Family Tradition

Fourth of July in Irving is a Family Tradition

The City of Irving is celebrating the fourth with multiple festivities including a parade, picnic and a fireworks display.

Thursday, Jul 5, 2012 at 09:17 AM CDT

Hot Dog Contest

Hot Dog Contest

How fast can you eat 4 hot dogs & buns?

ABOUT US
Celebrate your Independence Day this July 4, 2012 with events, fun, fashion, and, of course, fireworks.
Top Stories
Officers Rescue Robbery Suspect from Burning Car

Officers Rescue Robbery Suspect from Burning Car

Two Fort Worth police officers are being hailed as heroes after pulling an unconscious robbery suspect from a burning vehicle earlier this month.

Boy, 7, Finds Key, Unlocks Gun Cabinet, Shoots Self

Boy, 7, Finds Key, Unlocks Gun Cabinet, Shoots Self

Investigators say a 7-year-old boy should recover after shooting himself in the head with a revolver he found in his Texas grandfather's gun cabinet.

Missing Allen Mother Found Deceased in Car

Missing Allen Mother Found Deceased in Car

A North Texas woman believed to have been missing since Sunday has been found deceased, Allen police confirm.

See Broadway Right Here in Dallas

See Broadway Right Here in Dallas

Get your Dallas Summer Musicals season tickets now and catch six shows — from An American in Paris to Kinky Boots — for as low as $20 each.

DNC Final Night: Hillary Clinton to Make Her Case

DNC Final Night: Hillary Clinton to Make Her Case

Hours of testimonials have led to this. Now, it's time for Hillary Clinton to make her own case. The former first lady, U.S. senator and secretary of state will step out of the shadows of presidents past...

AA Flight Lands Safely After Flames Visible from Engine: FAA

AA Flight Lands Safely After Flames Visible from Engine: FAA

An American Airlines flight landed safely back at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport late Wednesday after sparks were seen shooting from one of its engines.