The car show featured Corvettes, trucks, antique Chevy's and even race cars lined the parking lot.

Inside of Maude Cobb was a dance competition, go-karting, and a wiener dog race.

The race involves actual weiner dogs racing each other to their owners.

This year's winner was Daisy! She easily beat the competition.

Many East Texans tell us how important Independence Day is to celebrate.

“It’s important to recognize our fore fathers who created our democracy.” Longview resident Pam Gitten said. “Also, it is a time to bond with family.”

The event ended with a spectacular firework show.