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Join us for the 169th Round Top Fourth of July! Round Top Texas Fourth of July parade

The Round Top community has celebrated the Fourth of July every year since 1851. In fact, it's known as the longest running Fourth of July celebration west of the Mississippi. The rest of the year, Round Top boasts an impressive population of 91 souls, many of German and Czech origin. But on the Fourth of July, our neighbors from Houston, Austin, San Antonio and everywhere in between travel into Round Top for a taste of an old-time, small-town Fourth.

The civil war-era cannon roars at 10:30, announcing...     

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The Round Top Rifle Association has developed this web site to share information about the association, the historic Rifle Hall, and our special events.  We hope you'll find the site easy to use and helpful.  If you have any suggestions or feedback, we would welcome your comments!  Please send us an e-mail with your feedback.    


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Round Top Fourth of July
Join the parade!
Floats, antique cars, trailriders, tractors welcome.

Entry forms for the parade can be found here.

The 1.8 mile parade route starts at the Rifle Hall and winds its way through Round Top, returning to the Rifle Hall via a back entrance. Here is a map of the parade route.

Round Top Rifle Association Hall
The historic Round Top Rifle Hall is available for special events!
Planning a wedding, family reunion, or other special event? The spacious RTRA Hall is perfect!

 • 7,000 square feet of climate controlled interior space
• 2,400 square feet of covered pavilion space
• 4.5 acres of tent/parking space
• Kitchen/bar facilities

Information about the hall can be found here.