Fireworks

Harris County Fire Marshal Encourages Fireworks Safety

Fourth of July is only 10 days away, which also begins the start of fireworks sales. The Harris County Fire Marshal’s Office encourages anyone who chooses to use consumer fireworks to practice fireworks safety or attend a professional public display. “Celebrating the Fourth of July with fireworks is a time-honored tradition,” said Harris County Fire Marshal Laurie L. Christensen. “A professional public fireworks display is a great way to celebrate and enjoy fireworks with your family and friends; it […]

Three Nights of Fireworks Over Katy Highlight Typhoon Texas

Red, White and Boom 4th of July Festival and Freedom Celebration with the City of Katy The City of Katy will partner with Typhoon Texas as the west Houston waterpark presents the Red, White & Boom 4th of July Festival, three days of in-park entertainment and three nights of dazzling fireworks on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, July 2 – 4. Presented by the City of Katy, the July 4 fireworks grand finale starts at 9:05 p.m. with optimal […]

Harris County Fire Marshal Encourages Fireworks Safety

Fireworks are beautiful but are very dangerous if not used properly. The Harris County Fire Marshal’s Office encourages anyone who chooses to use consumer fireworks to practice fireworks safety or find alternative ways to celebrate. “Fireworks safety is paramount as we continue to battle COVID-19,” said Harris County Fire Marshal Laurie L. Christensen. “If you choose to use consumer fireworks, please read the cautionary labels and dispose of your fireworks properly. Doctors, nurses and first responders are still […]

City to Stage Scaled-Back Fourth of July Fireworks Show

By George Slaughter After some initial confusion Monday morning, Mayor Bill Hastings announced at Monday afternoon’s city council meeting that the Fourth of July Freedom Celebration fireworks show is on as scheduled. Hastings said the show, set for 9 p.m. July 4 at the Katy Mills Mall, will be scaled back. Social distancing will be encouraged as the coronavirus pandemic continues to affect Katy. “Considering the economic impact coronavirus (COVID-19) has had on local business, […]

Independence Day Celebrations in Katy

Katy Freedom Celebration Saturday, July 1, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. City of Katy The Katy Parks & Recreation Department and Katy Fire Department will host a fun day with lots of activities in downtown Historic Katy before the fireworks display at Katy Mills Mall starting at 8 p.m. Visit cityofkaty.com Fulshear Freedom Fest Sunday, July 2, 2017 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Downtown Fulshear Celebrate freedom with family, friends, and lots of fun. Sponsored […]