The City of Brownsville is excited to invite everyone to join in the celebration of the Fourth of July at the 23rd annual Salute to Freedom Celebration. The event will take place on Saturday, July 1, 2023, at the Brownsville Sports Park, which is located on Sports Park Boulevard.
The Salute to Freedom Celebration is a special event dedicated to honoring and recognizing the individuals who have served to protect the freedoms we cherish. It is a time to come together as a community and show our appreciation for their sacrifices.
Brownsville Mayor John Cowen Jr. will provide opening remarks at the event.
One of the highlights of the event will be a spectacular fireworks display, which is expected to be one of the most brilliant in the region. It's an opportunity for attendees to enjoy a visually stunning show and celebrate the spirit of independence.
The gates will open at 5:30 PM, and the festivities will begin at 6 PM. Since the event is free and open to the public, it's recommended to arrive early to secure a prime spot. Free parking will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.
In addition to the fireworks, there will be a car show, various vendors, and sponsor booths offering a range of products and services. Attendees can explore these offerings and engage with the local community.
As a gesture of gratitude, H-E-B will be providing free food and refreshments to veterans attending the event. It's a way to recognize their service and make them feel appreciated.
Music will be a major part of the celebration, with performances for all to enjoy. The headlining act on the stage will be the Red Not Chili Peppers, a renowned tribute band known for channeling the energy of the Red Hot Chili Peppers. Their performance promises to be a high-energy and captivating experience. Los Cadetes de Linares de Horacio Mata, along with other local artists, will also be performing, adding to the vibrant atmosphere.
Make sure not to miss out on this incredible tribute to freedom at the Salute to Freedom Celebration in Brownsville. It's an opportunity to come together as a community, honor our veterans, enjoy great music, and revel in the spirit of independence.