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Richland's Red, White and YOU! - Tuesday, July 4th at 9 a.m. to Noon

Enjoy your own hometown celebration at Richland's Red, White & YOU at The Link and Plaza, 6750 Baker Blvd, Richland Hills 76118.  The event kicks off at 9:00 AM with the traditional patriotic parade followed by a patriotic ceremony at 9:45 AM.  A variety of free activities including fun and interactive play with inflatables and other gaming activities at Uncle Sam’s Backyard and free arts and crafts at Lit’l Firecracker Creations.  Children can try their luck catching “the big one” at the Cops & Bobbers Fishing Tank.  Bring your lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy Downtown Fever live party band at the new Plaza Pavilion.   Remember to come hungry and enjoy a variety of food for purchase at the Food Truck Rally! 

For additional information or to register for the parade, please contact The Link at 817-616-3738,  Please fill out the form (here) and return it to Dona or The Link by July 3.  Below is the Parade, be sure to get your spot early and then stay around for all of the Patriotic Fun afterwards.

 Parade Route - 2017


The City offers numerous recreational activities including various classes, special events, and public park areas. Below is the general schedule for city-wide special events.  Information will be updated as time nears for a specific event.

  • Easter Egg Hunt - Annually the Saturday before Easter - Rosebud Park - Free
  • The Missing Link 5K and 1 mile Fun Run - Last Saturday in April - The Link - Various Prices
  • Richland's Red, White and You Parade and Festival - July 4th morning - The Link and Plaza - Free, some food has a cost
  • Independence Day Fireworks Show - July 4th evening - Birdville Stadium on Hwy 10 - Free, Partnering with the NE Chamber
  • Veteran's Appreciate Celebration - Second Saturday in November - The Link and Plaza - Free
  • Christmas Tree Lighting - First Friday evening in December - The Link and Plaza - Free
  • Casino Trip - Once every 3 months - Meet at the Link and Travel to a Casino - $10



SENIOR LUNCH BUNCH-The Place to Meet New Friends, Enjoy Fellowship, Great Food & Fun Activities!

The City of Richland Hills hosts a FREE monthly Senior Activity & Lunch for Richland Hills Sr. Citizens on the 
2nd Thursday of each month at The Link 6750 Baker Blvd., Richland Hills.   

Lunch is served 12N to 1:00 p.m. with a variety of scheduled activities following lunch. 

For more information about planned meals and activities please call (817) 616-3741




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