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.

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