The Fourth of July is approaching and almost every Tri-State community has its own celebrations planned.
Here’s a look at some of the big events taking place for the holiday:
Downtown Evansville will host Fireworks on the Ohio on July 4 on the riverfront. Fireworks are expected to start at 9 p.m., with other events kicking off at 6 p.m. Click here for more details.
Downtown Henderson will hold the Independence Bank Fireworks Celebration on July 4, with fireworks set to go off at 9:15 p.m. and activities starting at 5 p.m. Find more event info by clicking here.
Owensboro‘s All American Fourth of July Celebration will take place July 4 on the riverfront from 4-10 p.m. Fireworks will start once the sun goes down. Click here for more on music and activities.
The Beaver Dam Amphitheater will hold Sparks in the Park with the Andy Brasher Band on Saturday, July 6. The event starts at 4:30 p.m. Click here to find ticket information.
Carmi‘s fireworks show will start at 9 p.m. on July 4 at the White County Fairgrounds. Click here for the event’s website.
Derby in Perry County will be shooting fireworks off on the riverfront at sundown on Saturday, July 6. Click here for more details.
New Harmony will be hosting a golf cart parade on the morning of July 4. Events will start at 10 a.m., with the parade set to start at 11. Click here for more information.
Newburgh‘s “Fireworks and Evening in the Park”, sponsored by German American Bank, were scheduled for Friday, July 5, but they have been postponed. Click here for more details on the event.
Madisonville City Park will be hosting a fireworks celebration on July 4, with events running from 5-10 p.m. The Charlie Daniels Band will headline the event. Fireworks will start at 9 p.m. For more details, click here.
Mt. Carmel‘s Fantastic 4th Celebration will take place from Tuesday-Sunday. Click here to visit the Facebook page.
Mt. Vernon‘s fireworks will be held on Saturday, July 6 at River Bend Park. Music will start at 7 p.m. Click here to see the event flyer.
In Otwell, celebrations will run from Wednesday-Saturday. Click here for more details.
In Princeton, the Gibson County Fairgrounds will host fireworks on July 4 starting at dusk. Events will start at 6 p.m. Click here for directions and cost.
Rockport City Park will host the Abraham Lincoln Freedom Festival on Saturday, July 6. Fireworks will start at dusk. Click here to visit the event page.
Holiday World is holding its annual 4th of July Fireworks Extravaganza on July 4 and July 5. Click here for details from the park.
Patoka Lake will host its 14th annual fireworks celebration, Thunder Over Patoka, on July 6 at 10 p.m. Click here for more information.
Scales Lake in Boonville will host fireworks on July 4, starting around 8:30 p.m. Click here to find out how much the event costs.
(This story was originally published on June 27, 2019)