The 4th of July holiday is this Saturday and you can find all sorts of festivities going on around the area.  It's a day to enjoy celebrating our independence while enjoying time with our family and friends.  So with everything that is going what are your plans for the holiday. Canyon, Texas has a really awesome day planned for the 4th of July.  The day starts off with the Lion Club's pancake breakfast.  Then followed by the parade down 4th Avenue, ending with the festivities that is the Fair on the Square.  Then the fun happens with Kickin' it At Kimbrough. The evening features music from NOAHjenda, Tennessee Trio and the feature of the evening, The Gin Blossoms.  Then the fireworks at dark.

Amarillo, has their own party the Amarillo Globe News 4th of July party in John Stiff Park.  The festivities in the park will begin at 4pm and will feature live music from Maggie Burt, Playa Lake, Andy Chase Cundiff & The Dustbowl Daredevils, Zac Wilkerson & The Wayward Souls, Strangetowne and Casey Berry.  There will also be some fun activities, vendors and food available as well.  The fireworks will begin at dark.

Then you have your own 4th of July festivities.  Maybe it's a BBQ in your backyard, or maybe it's a pool party.  Maybe, you are just spending the 4th from the comfort of your couch.