We are hard at work planning the 2018 Festival! Stay tuned for exciting updates about what's in store this year! 

•Parade Applications for 2018 are now open. Early Bird rates are in effect until March 1st. Sign up today for the guaranteed lowest price! Application here.
•July 4th daytime and evening food and peddler's row vending applications are now open as well! Guarantee your spot with your top vending choices by signing up today!
•Interested in performing at the 4th on Broadway Celebrations? Fill out a Musician Application here to be considered! 
•Broadway Festivals is currently looking for motivated and creative interns that want to gain experience in the event planning and entertainment industry. Internship description can be found here. To apply, please email resume and cover letter to admin@broadwayfestivals.com.
•Volunteers play a major role in the success of the 4th on Broadway! We are looking for community minded individuals and groups to join our planning Steering Committee as well as to help us the days of the events. There are many perks to volunteering with the 4OB, including - free meals, free t-shirt, access to the street dances and exposure for your business! To learn more, please fill out a volunteer application here or contact Colee Orf at 806-749-2929.


2017 4th on Broadway

Join us this independence day holiday in celebrating
"The Friendliest City in America"

JULY 1st

 Amigos La Raza on the Plaza Street Dance 

Featuring AJ Castillo

JULY 2nd & 3rd


First Annual Texas Country freedom Festival

Featuring William Clark Green & Randy Rogers

JULY 4th

Fun run, Parade, Music In The Park, Evening Concert & Fireworks


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Our Mission 

To enhance the quality of life and embrace the unique history, heritage and culture for all citizens of Lubbock and the Llano Estacado region by promoting the arts and tourism while contributing to the area’s economic vitality.

Broadway Festivals, Inc. (“BFI”) is a non-profit corporation whose purpose is to organize, conduct and finance downtown celebrations to focus attention on the historical significance and overall importance of the central core of Lubbock, Texas.  Presently, BFI sponsors the 4th on Broadway Celebration, held each Independence Day.  In the past, BFI helped found the Buddy Holly Music Festival, the Lights in the Canyon Holiday Festival, Lights on Broadway Holiday Celebration and the 4th Corps Youth Program.  Broadway Festivals, Inc. was developed out of the very successful 4th on Broadway Celebration originally established by the Committee of Churches in 1990. 

The 4th on Broadway @ Mackenzie has been recognized as the Largest Free Festival in Texas.