July 4th Celebration

Wednesday, July 4, 2018
Time:  Events held throughout the day at various locations in Lakeway



Independence Day is the City’s biggest celebration of the year.  Come and enjoy Lakeway’s famous old-fashioned July 4th Celebration.  We have activities for the whole family.  The City of Lakeway will kick off a day-long July 4th Celebration on July 4th and the traditional schedule of activities is as follows:

8:30 a.m. - A festive parade on Lakeway Drive from Live Oak Golf Course to the Lakeway Activity Center at Cross Creek Road.  Theme for 2018:  to be determined.  

10:30 a.m. - Immediately following the parade, please join us at the Lakeway Activity Center, 105 Cross Creek, for the Pageantry of the Flags ceremony featuring patriotic music and a keynote address from our Grand Marshal.  Donuts, orange juice and coffee will provided in Room F.  Parade winners will be announced at the ceremony and published on the City of Lakeway website.  Winners may pick up their ribbons at the Lakeway Activity Center anytime after July 5th, Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Noon-8 p.m. - The Lakeway Swim Center will be open for fun at noon today with special pricing - $3.00 per person, all day with in-and-out privileges.  It is located at 3103 Lakeway Blvd @ The Hills Drive.

If you would like to enter the parade, please print out the Parade Invitation here.
To download the July 4th Events of the Day poster, click here.

2017 Parade Entry Winners According to Classification


Grand Prize/Best
Women’s Club of Greater Lakeway (WCGL) 59

General Classification (GEN)
1st State Flag Golf Carts (32)
2nd Lake Travis Sister Wives (50)
3rd City of Lakeway Super Scooper (46)

Civic Organization (CIV)
1st Lone Star Military Vehicle Preservation Association MVPA (74)
2nd Texas Association of Vietnam Veterans (TAVV) (72)
3rd Dottie's Follies & Help Our Wounded (56 & 57)

Church, School, Scouts (CSS)
1st Cub Scout Pack 442 (30)
2nd Lake Travis Cavalier Band (67)
3rd LTHS Fishing Team/Austin Boat & Motor/ (65)

Business (BUS Small)
1st  Magpie Blossom Boutique (70)
2nd Lakeway Marina (105)
3rd Aquatic MSFits (80)

Business (BUS Large)
1st Keller Williams Realty/LT (89)
2nd Wells Fargo Bank Stagecoach (45)
3rd Austin Boats & Motors (37)

Marching (MAR)
1st Lakeway Police Bagpiper and First Responders (2)
2nd Lakeway Police Color Guard (1)
3rd 4th of July Banner/Lake Travis Cheerleaders (4)

Honorable Mention
#64 Square Cow Moovers 
#38 Flowers by Nancy, Too 
#94 Sullivan Family 
#47 Lakeway MUD 
#82 Chic-fil-A Lake Travis 
#108 Whataburger