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City of Houston Freedom over Texas 2011. (photo by  Richard J. Carson)

City of Houston Freedom over Texas 2011. (photo by Richard J. Carson)

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Brand new to Houston’s official Fourth of July celebration is the Sky Stage hosted by Southwest Airlines featuring vintage aircrafts from the Lonestar Flight Museum. You’ll see a B-17 Bomber, B-25 Bomber, a B-25 and two A-26 Invaders making fly-over’s throughout this year’s Southwest Freedom Over Texas.

The Lone Star Flight Museum is home to one of the finest collections of restored aircraft and aviation exhibits in the nation. Over 40 restored aircraft are displayed and most are in working condition. The collection includes WWII Fighters, Bombers, Liaison Trainers, and Executive Planes.

If planes aren’t your thing and you’re into fitness and sports, you can be an athlete at the Family Fitness Challenge Area. Activities will be provided by all five Houston professional sports teams including the Houston Aeros, Houston Astros, Houston Dynamo, Houston Rockets and Houston Texans.

Reliant is offering non-Reliant customers 2 half-price tickets for the event. All you have to do to take advantage of this special offer, visit www.FreedomOverTexas.org by midnight July 3rd to get your tickets.

Date: Wed, July 4th – 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Eleanor Tinsley Park on Buffalo Bayou
Prices: $8 per person/free children 5 and younger.
Click here for parking and street closure information.

Freedom Over Texas

Be sure to listen to the live simulcast on our sister stataion, 100.3 KILT, during the fireworks show!

For more information from CBS Local about this year’s Southwest Freedom Over Texas, click here.

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