July 2019 – What’s Kickin’ in Katy

By Tammy Kirk

July is the month that we celebrate our nation’s freedom, which includes fireworks, family and lots of fun!  Katy offers plenty of ways to celebrate this month, along with some other great ways to enjoy the summer fun. Come out and enjoy all that’s kickin’ in Katy this month!



July 4th

Katy Freedom Celebration

Katy Heritage Park
5990 George Bush Park

9 am – 1 pm

Celebrate the 4th of July at the Freedom Celebration!  Fun activities include bounce houses, public safety demos, dunking booth, petting zoo, trackless train, snow cones, live and silent auctions along with a fundraiser lunch. Visit cityofkaty.com.

July 4th

Katy Freedom Fireworks Celebration

Near Typhoon Texas and Katy Mills Mall

8 – 10 pm

The evening program is filled with fireworks, music and even more fun!  Bring the family, lawn chairs, snacks and drinks and come celebrate our nation’s freedom. Visit cityofkaty.com.

July 4th

July 4th Bash-Presented by

Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus

LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch

5 – 9:30 pm

Bring the family and friends to this annual 4th of July celebration! 104 KRBE is the radio partner for this festive evening that includes live music, an interactive kid’s zone and food and drink for purchase from several of the nearby restaurants.  The evening wraps up with a spectacular 20-minute firework show. Visit lacenterra.com.

July 12th

Midsummer Night Shop & Sip

Historic Downtown Katy

3 – 8 pm

Come out, ladies and gents, and celebrate the beloved Historic Downtown Katy and all of the small businesses who call downtown their home. Snack, sip and splurge during this fun 21+ event. Visit katymarketday.com.

July 12th

Katy Summer Nights

VFW Park

6202 George Bush Drive

8 pm

The City of Katy hosts Katy Summer Nights featuring a movie in the park complete with delicious popcorn! Bring your bug spray, blankets, food and drinks and enjoy a family-friendly event in the park. Visit cityofkaty.com.

July 20th

Katy Market Day

5717 Avenue B & 2nd Street

10 am – 4 pm

Mark your calendars! The Katy Market Day event is back in the beautiful brand new Historic Downtown Katy. Shop at the great boutiques, antique and gift shops and enjoy visiting food trucks and local restaurants. Visit katymarketday.com.

July 27th

Community Food Fair

Powerhouse Church

1818 Katyland Drive

9:30 – 11:30 am

This food fair provides free produce to anyone in need. You do not have to be a Katy Christian Ministry member to take advantage of this offering! Visit ktcm.org.

July 27th

Christmas in July

Main Event

24401 Katy Freeway

2 – 4 pm

Bring the family to enjoy the 2nd Annual Christmas in July event that helps raise funds for “Stuff the Sleigh.” The Main Event Entertainment venue in Katy is a destination dining and bar experience with interactive social gaming, multi-level laser tag and state of the art bowling. Visit thesleigh.org.

July 29th – August 2nd

VBXtreme at The Fellowship

The Fellowship

22765 Westheimer Parkway

5:30 – 8:30 pm

Vacation Bible Xtreme (VBX) presents “Power Up!” This is a full week charged with energy, excitement and educating ourselves about our wonderful and amazing God. This event is for children who have completed kindergarten through fourth grade. Visit thefellowship.org.