Nightly Fireworks Display

During July 4th Fest Six Flags Over Texas features a fireworks display that can be best seen from the Gotham City section of the park. Here were the details from the 2018 event:

  Fireworks as seen from Gotham City.

Fireworks as seen from Gotham City.

  • Each night of the July 4th Fest will feature a nightly fireworks display at 9:45pm. Six Flags Over Texas recommends heading to Gotham City or in front of Justice League: Battle for Metropolis for the best views of the show. The fireworks display will be set to patriotic music. Weather permitting.

Fireworks After Party

Guests can enjoy the Fireworks After Party that takes place nightly directly after the fireworks display at Gotham City Stage. Here’s a look at the party details from 2018:

  The Fireworks After Party in 2018.

The Fireworks After Party in 2018.

Each evening after the fireworks display stay in the park for an after party in the Gotham City section. This after party will feature a high-energy foam party, glow-in-the-dark souvenirs, and a live DJ on the Gotham City Stage.

  • The after party requires an additional fee which can be fulfilled by purchasing a special souvenir bottle. See more details below.

  • PLEASE NOTE: Diamond and Diamond Elite members can attend the party for no additional cost. You must have your membership card. Only one person per membership is allowed to use this offer.

The All-American Food Fest

2018 unveiled the All-American Food Fest for the first time in the event’s history. Here’s a look at how guests could enjoy the food festival:

  A look at the 12 Sampler Passport.

A look at the 12 Sampler Passport.

Sampler Passports

  • The Sampler Passport gives guests a chance to try out brand new food options at the park for one price. Included will be signature dishes and specialty drinks.

  • 8 Sampler Passport - $24.99 

  • 12 Sampler Passport - $34.99 

  • These will be available for purchase shortly at Six Flags' main website.

Souvenir Bottle with Free Soft Drinks

  • This limited-edition 4th of July Fest souvenir bottle will give you free soft drink refills from June 30th through July 4th. 

  • Purchasing this souvenir bottle also gives you admission to the Fireworks After Party happening each evening.

  • Pricing - $9.99 online or $12.99 at the park.

  • Purchase a Red, White & Food Package for $33.98. This includes a souvenir bottle, plus 12 sampler passport. This package can be purchased at the park.

Food Offerings

Six Flags Over Texas offered numerous food offerings during July 4th Fest that could be enjoyed by those who purchased Sampler Passports. Below are the food options and “credit” needed from the 2018 event:

The "credit" in parenthesis is how many hole punches from a Sampler Passport each item is worth.

  Roasted Corn

Roasted Corn



  Cookies N’ Cream Apple Sundae

Cookies N’ Cream Apple Sundae

Culinary Options

  • Roasted Corn w/Butter & Seasonings (1 Credit)

  • Smoked Potatoes (1 Credit)

    • Pulled Pork, Chopped Brisket, Butter, or Cheese

  • Sliders (1 Credit)

    • Pulled Pork w/Gold BBQ Sauce & Cole Slaw

    • Smoked Chicken w/Memphis Sweet BBQ Sauce & French Fried Onion

    • Beef Barbacoa w/Fresh Jalapenos

  • Sausage on a Stick

    • Smoked (2 Credits)

    • Jalapeno (2 Credits)

    • Hot Links (1 Credit)

  • Pecan Wood Smoked Ribs (2 Credits)

  • Bacon Wrapped Jalapeno Poppers (1 Credit)


  • Strawberry Shortcake (1 Credit)

  • Red Velvet Cookie (1 Credit)

  • Pecan Pie (2 Credits)

  • Star Spangled 'Naners (1 Credit)

  • Caramel Apple Sundae (1 Credit)

  • Cookies N' Cream Apple Sundae (1 Credit)

  • Apple Pie Apple Sundae (1 Credit)


  • Fresh Brewed Sweet or Unsweet Tea (1 Credit)

  • Georgia Peach Tea (1 Credit)

  • Lemonade (1 Credit)

  • Strawberry Lemonade (1 Credit)

  • Watermelon Pucker (1 Credit)

  • Cranberry Watermelon Cooler (1 Credit)

  • Blood Orange Fizzy (1 Credit)

  • Feisty Lemonade (1 Credit)

Adult Drinks

  • Legal Draft Nothing but Texas (2 Credits)

  • Martin House Salty Lady (2 Credits)

  • Budweiser (2 Credits)

  • Heineken (2 Credits)

  • Summer Sangria (2 Credits)

July 4th Fest Media

Event Guide Archive

Click on the links below to view July 4th Fest guides from past seasons.