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Townwide Celebration FAQs

1Fireworks

- The fireworks will be launched at approximately 9:30pm on July 3rd.

- Fireworks are launched from the south end of the Addison Airport runway, west of Addison Circle Park.

- The fireworks show can be seen from anywhere in Addison. Visit a restaurant watch party, one of our great hotels or Addison Circle Park for prime viewing!

2Addison Airport Freedom Flyover

- The Addison Airport Freedom Flyover features historic warbirds from the Cavanaugh Flight Museum as well as other specialty aircraft. Keep an eye on the sky as flight formations sail over Addison from approximately 7pm - 8:30pm.

- Planes will take off from the Addison Airport and follow a flight path that is visible throughout Addison and neighboring areas.

- The best viewing will be from restaurant and hotel watch parties along Belt Line Road and the Dallas North Tollway!

3Road Closures

- Sign up to receive event road closure updates here!

- If you have any questions regarding Road or Park Closures, please contact the Special Events office at 972-450-2800.

4What Is A Watch Party?
Addison's restaurant and hotel community host special watch parties offering spectators a unique viewing experience with live music, food specials, and more.
5How Do I Host My Own Watch Party?
Addison establishments wishing to host an official Kaboom Town Watch Party can submit a permit application here.
6Traffic Advisory

- The popularity of Addison Kaboom Town!® may cause some traffic delays. Spectators are encouraged to remain at their viewing location to avoid delays.

- Attendees are asked to follow the directions of traffic officers out of Addison before turning toward their desired destination.

- Please be patient and courteous to other Kaboom Town! fans and obey our hard working Police Department for a smooth exit.

 
 

Addison Circle Park FAQs

1Event Hours & Ticket Information
Event Hours
Saturday, July 3, 2021: 4pm - Midnight

Tickets
Coming Soon!

2Health & Safety

- The Town of Addison has taken enhanced health and safety measures to promote a safe gathering in accordance with current guidelines and recommendations.

- Enhanced Cleaning & Sanitization: Staff will disinfect surfaces regularly. Hand sanitizer stations available throughout the event.

- Social Distancing: Social circles & improved layout to promote physical distancing.

- Reduced Contact: Programming & activities modified to reduce contact.

- Attendees are advised to stay at home if they have recently been diagnosed with or are currently experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, or if they’ve recently had close contact with someone who has COVID-19.

- Additional safety protocols will follow current CDC guidance. See our Health & Safety page for more details.

3Cancellation Policy
All Addison festivals are rain or shine, subject to change or cancellation by Addison for extreme weather or other risk to public safety. Connect with us on social media for the latest updates.

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4How Can I Get Involved?

- Vendor Inquiries: Submit an application here.

- Entertainment Inquiries: Please contact Yesenia Saldivar

- Sponsorship Opportunities: Please contact Mike Brant

- Volunteer Opportunities: Please contact Stacy Love

5Parking

- FREE Festival Parking is located in the garages located on Arapaho Road and the Dallas North Tollway.

- Handicap parking is available at the DART parking lot, located at Quorum Drive and Arapaho Road .

6What can I bring?

Items ALLOWED

- Purses, handbags, diaper bags, and medium backpacks. All bags will be searched, please leave these items at home to avoid delayed entry.

- Personal small coolers.

- Strollers, children's wagons, and wheelchairs.

- Personal umbrellas not to exceed 50" in diameter.

- Blankets.

- Outside food & sealed non-alcoholic beverages.

- Empty reusable water bottles.

- Collapsible lawn chairs.

- Small portable radios.

- Medically-Necessary Supplies. Must be in prescription packaging with photo ID.

Items NOT ALLOWED

- NO pop-up tents or shade structures of any size.

- NO large or rolling coolers.

- NO large bags.

- NO over-sized chairs or lawn/household furniture

- NO pets or other animals. Service animals are permitted.

- NO outside alcohol beverages.

- NO illegal weapons, knives or sharp objects.

- NO open flames or grills.

- NO laser pointers.

- NO fireworks or explosives.

- NO drones.

- NO computers or laptops.

- NO illegal substances.

- NO bicycles, skates, scooters, or skateboards.

All patrons entering Addison Circle Park will go through a strict screening process. You will be asked to get rid of any prohibited items. Addison DOES NOT provide a check station for holding personal items.

7Can I Bring A Weapon Into The Park?
Citizens who possess a valid Texas License to Carry (LTC) permit will be allowed to bring their weapon into the event. Please check in with the Addison Police Officer at the front gate (or ask for assistance from the Guest Services tent near the Main Entrance) and be prepared to show your LTC. Shotguns, rifles, large knives, swords, battle axes, or any other weapons are not permitted
8Purchasing Food & Beverage
Addison no longer sells Tasty Bucks (food coupons/tickets). All food and beverage vendors will accept direct payment, including cash, credit/debit card, and Tasty Bucks from previous years (Addison Tasty Bucks never expire). ATMs will also be available at the event.
9Re-entry
Guests who leave the event and plan to return on the same day must check out with event staff at a designated exit. When guests return to the park, they can enter through any lane at the Main Entrance with valid credentials. Normal admission screening required.
10Pet Policy
NO pets are allowed. Only trained service animals will be permitted. The tasks performed by the service animal must be directly related to the person's disability. All service animals must remain on a leash or harness and may not be left unattended.
11Are The Evens Wheelchair Accessible?
Addison strives to make Addison Circle Park as ADA-Friendly as possible, but not all areas are easily accessible with a wheelchair or stroller. Please be aware that much of the park is natural terrain, with uneven surfaces and the potential for mud. Accessible restrooms are available throughout the park.
12Is This A Family-Friendly Event?

- Yes! Attendees of all ages are welcome to enjoy the festivities, which include live music, flyovers by historic warbirds and special planes, and a nationally-ranked fireworks display.

- Admission is free for all ages.

- The Infant Care Lounge, which offers a baby changing and feeding station, is located in the center of the festival grounds.

13Where Do I Pick Up My Ticket Package?
Attendees shall present their printed ticket or digital ticket on their mobile device at the Festival Merch Tent to redeem ticket package swag items.
14Video & Photography

- Video surveillance cameras are used in Addison Circle Park.

- An official event photographer will be taking photos during the event.

- Patrons attending the event may be pictured in event marketing.

- While cell phones and personal cameras are permitted, attendees may not record music performances.

15Lost & Found

- During event hours, a lost and found is located at the Information Booth on the north side of the park near Addison Circle.

- After hours please contact the Addison Police Department at pdrecords@addisontx.gov with your name, contact number, and a description of the lost item.

 

Getting Here

Addison Circle Park: 4970 Addison Circle, Addison, TX. 75001

The event entrance is located at the corner of Quorum Drive and Addison Circle.

Get Here on DART

By bus to the Addison Transit Center

Plan your visit to Addison Kaboom Town! using DART’s GoPass® app. You also can visit DART.org or call DART Customer Service at 214-979-1111.

Free Parking

Millennium Garage (15455 North Dallas Parkway)

Colonnade Garage (15305 North Dallas Parkway)

Addison Circle One Garage (15601 Dallas Parkway)

Addison Circle Two Garage (15725 North Dallas Parkway)

**Handicap Parking available at DART parking lot (4925 Arapaho Road)

Contact Us

Special Events Office
General Information
specialeventsinfo@addisontx.gov
972-450-2800

Monica Marsh
Vendor Inquiries
mmarsh@addisontx.gov
972-450-6281

Mike Brant
Sponsorship Inquiries
mike@milezeroinc.com
847-361-0318

Kelly Hunter
Media & PR Inquiries
kelly@shiromasouthwest.com
O: 972-732-6100, C: 972-489-4361