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Visitors at Oak Mountain State Park can enjoy an early Independence Day celebration at the sixth annual Fire on the Water on Wednesday, July 3. Read more

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Photo by Sydney Cromwell.

Chelsea’s Independence Day celebration, The Big Kaboom, returns on Saturday, June 29. Read more

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Sydney Cromwell

This was the second year for the event. Read more

People/Places

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Photo courtesy of Melanie Poole/American Village.

For anyone looking for July 4 festivities, whether it’s fireworks, a grill out or other event, the 280 corridor has them covered. Read on for information on this year’s Independence Day celebrations. Read more

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Photos courtesy of Danny Turner/Pyro Shows of Alabama.

For Chelsea City Fest 2017, the Big Kaboom is July 1 in the large grassy area behind the Dairy Queen on County 47. Read more

People/Places

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Photo courtesy Pyro Shows.

See how garbage pickup and other services will be affected by the holiday weekend. Read more

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Celebrate the fourth with these local events. Read more

People/Places

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Photo courtesy of Marie Freeman.

A guide to Fourth of July events for tonight and tomorrow. Read more

People/Places

  • Freedom Fest 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Freedom Fest 2017

    A woman competes in a dance competition for a free year of Finley Center walking membership at Freedom Fest on July 4, 2017 at the Hoover Met.

  • Freedom Fest 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Freedom Fest 2017

    Mackrel Jordan performs a small skit with a member of the sound crew during Freedom Fest on July 4, 2017 at the Hoover Met.

  • Freedom Fest 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Freedom Fest 2017

    Mackrel Jordan plows through the Cinncinnati Centipede during a small performance at Freedom Fest on July 4, 2017 at the Hoover Met.

  • Freedom Fest 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Freedom Fest 2017

    The guitarist for the Blinf Boys of Alabama tunes his guitar as the band beings their performance at Freedom Fest on July 4, 2017 at the Hoover Met.

  • Freedom Fest 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Freedom Fest 2017

    The Blind Boys of Alabama perform at Freedom Fest on July 4, 2017 at the Hoover Met.

  • Freedom Fest 2017

    Sarah Finnegan

    Freedom Fest 2017

    The Blind Boys of Alabama perform at Freedom Fest on July 4, 2017 at the Hoover Met.

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