The Annual City of Beaumont and Southeast Texas Chevy Dealers annual 4th of July Celebration taking place at Riverfront Park on Tuesday.

Thousands of Southeast Texans watched fireworks light up the sky in Downtown Beaumont.

From music to dancing, Downtown Beaumont was the place to be this 4th of July! "It makes me real happy because I was born in the USA and its such a beautiful place and wonderful place to live." said Margariet Noah.

Every year the park is filled with thousands of people to watch one of the best fireworks show in town. 9-year-old Jaeda Zenn was excited to wake up for the party!

"I just got up early and wore red, white, and blue!" said Zenn.

The celebration kicked off with a live band and also a show from the Symphony of Southeast Texas at the Julie Rodgers Theatre.

City of Beaumont estimates about 10,000 people showed up for the event, including staff members, performers, and security.