Get Ready for the Mayor's Fourth of July Big Bang Celebration

Media Advisory

What:              Mayor's July 4th Big Bang Celebration Announcement

When:             Tuesday, June 20, at 10:00 a.m.

Where:            Corpus Christi City Hall, 6th Floor Executive Conference Room

                        1201 Leopard Street, 78401

Who:               Mayor Paulette Guajardo

                        City Manager Peter Zanoni

                        Martin Longoria, Chairman, Mayor's Council on Veteran Affairs

                        Capt. Timothy Frazier, CCPD

                        Derrick Majchszak, CC Regional Transportation Authority


CORPUS CHRISTI, TX- Preparations are underway for the Mayor's 46th Annual Big Bang Fourth of July Firework Show by presenting sponsor H-E-B. The night-time celebration will take place Tuesday, July 4, at 9:30 p.m. along the City's bayfront.

"I am excited to carry on the time-honored tradition of the Mayor’s Annual Big Bang Celebration.  This event pays tribute to our unyielding American spirit and the promise of America for the future.," said Mayor Paulette Guajardo.

Before the big show, family-friendly activities will take place at The Water's Edge, along with a patriotic ceremony at Sherrill Veterans Memorial Park.

Please join us as we detail the day's events and safety information.

The public can view the briefing live on any of the following communication channels:

Facebook: @citygov

YouTube: CCTVCorpusChristi

The Mayor's Fourth of July Big Bang Celebration is a FREE community event funded entirely by generous sponsors and operated by volunteers. We appreciate you helping make this event a success.

For more information, media representatives can contact Public Information Manager Robert Gonzales at 361-826-3233 or by email at