Independence Day Parade and Reception



Independence Day Parade

The celebration begins with Irving's community parade, which features entries by community organizations, businesses and families, including floats, costumes and custom vehicles.  To participate, submit a Parade Entry Application Form.  Applications are due by June 20, 2017.

Community Reception

Immediately following the parade, head to Heritage Park to enjoy complimentary watermelon with your neighbors!  Relax under a tree while listening to live music.  Free children's activities include air brush tattoos and balloons.  The reception runs until noon.


  1. Become a Sponsor
    Thousands of people from Irving and neighboring areas attend our annual festivities.  Support this community event and increase the visibility of your organization by becoming a sponsor.  For more information on becoming a sponsor, view our Sponsorship Packages (PDF) and contact The Sponsor Bureau at (214) 702-6411.

    *Please check back regularly for event updates. Information is subject to change.