It’s almost that time! Sparks in the Park! The 10th annual Fourth of July celebration will be Saturday June 30 at the Four States Fairgrounds. Why on the 30th? Because we want to make sure you can be there!

The City of Texarkana Arkansas and Townsquare Media have teamed up once again for a great day of fun! And it’s free!

The Fishing Derby will start at 10 a.m. at Bobby Ferguson Park.

It all gets started at 4 p.m.

There will be fun for the entire family! Kids will love the petting zoo, bounce houses, rock climbing walls and more! Games for the kids will start at 6 p.m.

Be sure to dress in Red, White and Blue for the Abernathy Star Spangled Costume Contest in four categories: Children 12 and under, 13 and older, family, and group.

The Patriotic Strollers and Rollers Contest is for decorated kids strollers and wagons.  You can enter the contests between 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. the evening of Sparks in the Park. You can also download the entry forms here! Just remember to bring it to the fairgrounds with you!

Live music will start at 5 p.m with music by Jemiah Cannon, The Kosmic Girlz and Copper Road.

And the fireworks? Oh, yes there will be fireworks! The firework show will start at 9:30 p.m.! So bring your lawn chairs and get ready for a lot of fun!