Here is a list of some of the events happening in Central Texas July 4th:

1. HEB All American 4th of July Family Fun Fest at Miller Park in Temple. Starts at 4 p.m. The fireworks show will kick off at 9:30 p.m.

2. The 4th on the Brazos starts at 5 p.m. at Touchdown Alley next to McLane Stadium. Free parking is available on and near Baylor University. There will not be a shuttle this year. You are allowed to bring chairs, blankets, and coolers.

3. A benefit concert featuring Holly Tucker will take place in Gatesville at the Civic Center. Tickets are $5 at the door. Kids 12 and under are free. Show starts at 7 p.m.

4. A festival will be held at Yettie Polk Park in Nolan Creek fro 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.. Brett Hendrix Band will play at noon. The event is free.

5. A free concert and fireworks show is happening at Shoepf's Old Time Pitt BBQ in Belton. Kyle park will play from 7 to 9 p.m.