The Corpus Christi Big Bang Celebration is scheduled July 4, 2012. This Anniversary Celebration begins with activities as early as 7a.m. and continues throughout the day topping off with the H-E-B Independence Day Fireworks at 9:30p.m.
Activities are as followed:
- 7a.m. Solomon P. Ortiz Center- 4 for the 4th-Corpus Christi Roadrunners present a 4 mile Fun Run in Red, White & Blue. For more info. go to their website.
- 10a.m.Sherrill Park - Independence Day Ceremony- The Mayor's Committee on Veteran's Affairs & the Corpus Christi Veteran's Band invite you to celebrate our independence.
- 10a.m.-4p.m. only County Courthouse Parking Lots- RTA Parade Shuttle- A FREE Park & Ride shuttle every 5 minutes takes you to & from Shoreline & Kinney. No Shuttle Service after 4:00p.m.
- 10a.m. Art Museum of South Texas- Dollar Day!- $1.00 Admission until 5:00p.m.
- 11a.m.Shoreline Blvd -Stars & Strips Parade- The Buccaneer Commission & Bucarader Organization present our patriotic parade.
- 1p.m. Shoreline & Kinney-Fun Day KidsZone-Rock climbing wall, CCPD/CCFD vehicle display & inflatable activities for kids of all ages. Food and beverages for purchase.
- 1-9p.m. Destination Bayfront Park-1-5 Texas Sound w/DJ Lorenzo, 5-6:45 Red Giant, 7-9 Reno Perez
- 9p.m. Art Museum-Fireworks Front Row Seat $5 members/$10 guests
- 9p.m. Harbor Bridge - Harbor Bridge Light Show. Listen online via smartphone or radio to KBAY 92.7, Z95 or 1440 AM KEYS radio while watching this musically coreographed display
- 9:30p.m. USS Lexington - H-E-B Independence Day Fireworks-Don't change the station! The magic and the music continue with a magnificent display of fireworks and patriotic tunes!
See flyer for a list of sponsors that make all this possible: