|4th of July Fireworks explode over the South|
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Here are some highlights of what is happening and where its happening tonight!
Major fireworks displays are set for tonight - weather permitting - in Chelsea, Fort Rucker, Jacksonville and Montgomery! A major highlight is the Fort Rucker Freedom Fest. The post plans to go forward with its fireworks, even though many military bases in the South have cancelled their annual shows.
Please click here to see the full list of fireworks in Alabama for July 3rd and 4th with times and locations.
The skies of the Natural State will light up tonight with fireworks in Bella Vista, Calico Rock, De Queen, Hot Springs, Paris and Rogers. The Hot Springs event features a concert by Lee Greenwood of "I'm proud to be an American" fame.
Please click here for the full list of fireworks in Arkansas for July 3rd and 4th.
Florida's 4th of July fireworks for this year begin with the Old Apalachicola Independence Day in Apalachicola and fireworks in Aventura. The Apalachicola event - weather permitting - will feature a parade, ice cream social, live music and more.
Please click here for Florida's fireworks for this July 3rd and 4th.
Georgia's 4th of July celebrations launch into high gear tonight with events in Atlanta, Cumming, Dawsonville, Forsyth, McCaysville/Copperhill, Kennesaw, Tifton, Villa Rica and Woodbury. The Tifton event includes a variety of activites at the Georgia Museum of Agriculture and Historic Village!
Please click here for a full list of Georgia fireworks for July 3rd and 4th.
Fireworks launch tonight from locations all over Kentucky. Events are set for Bowling Green, Dawson Springs, Gilbertsville, Louisville, Madisonville, Somerset and Winchester. Among the highlights are the first night of Louisville's two night Waterfront Independence Festival, the Kentucky Lake Big Bang in Gilbertsville and the Thunderfest Independence Day Celebration at the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green.
Please click here for a full list of Georgia fireworks for July 3rd and July 4th!
Four major fireworks shows are set for Louisiana tonight. Events are set in Jennings, Metarie, Ponchatoula and Youngsville. Highlights include the Uncle Sam Jam at Lafreniere Park in Metarie and Youngsville's Independence Day Celebration which will include both fireworks and hot air balloon rides!
See the full list of Louisiana fireworks for July 3rd and 4th by clicking here!
Fireworks take place in Pearl, Mississippi, tonight after the 7 p.m. baseball game between the Mississippi Braves and the Mobile Bay Bears.
Click here for the full list of Mississippi fireworks set for July 3rd and July 4th.
The Independence Day celebration gets underway in North Carolina with nearly one dozen events tonight (July 3rd). Fireworks displays are set for Asheville, Carolina Beach, Charlotte, Cherryville, Harrisburg, Mooresville, Statesville and Wake Forest (the city, not the school).
Click here for 2013's list of North Carolina Fireworks set for July 3rd and 4th.
Big fireworks events are set for Oklahoma tonight, including Red White & Boom in Oklahoma City. Events are also set for Claremore, Talihina and Yukon, with more to come tomorrow!
Check out this year's list of Oklahoma Fireworks for July 3rd and 4th.
Fireworks will launch in Cheraw and Columbia tonight, with South Carolina's main list of 4th of July celebrations planned for tomorrow.
Click here for South Carolina's fireworks for July 3rd and July 4th.
There is a long list of fireworks set for Tennessee tonight, with more to follow tomorrow night! Fireworks will launch tonight in Bartlett, Chattanooga, Clarksville, Collierville, Collegedale, Copperhill/McCaysville, Dandridge, Hendersonville, Millington and Waynesboro.
Please click here to see Tennessee's fireworks list for July 3rd and July 4th.
The Lone Star State kicks its 4th of July celebration into high gear tonight with music, events, airshows, fireworks and more! The Atlanta Rhythm Section will perform live in Arlington, followed by fireworks, with events also taking place in Addison, Coppell, Farmers Branch, Fort Worth, Gilmer, Irving, Sachse and Sherman.
Click here to see the full list of Texas fireworks for July 3rd and July 4th.
Fireworks start launching in Virginia shortly after dark tonight, with events scheduled for Chesapeake, Doswell, McGaheysville, Richmond, Ridgeway and South Hill. More will follow tomorrow!
Click here to read the full list of Virginia fireworks for July 3 & 4, 2013!
Don't forget you can check the full list of fireworks from all Southern states online at www.exploresouthernhistory.com/fireworks.