The City's Independence Day fireworks show is set for this Friday, July 19, at Catawba Meadows Park, weather permitting. The event will start at 6:30 pm with children's games, food and drink vendors and free music. The fireworks show will start 9:30 pm.

Residents can drive in and park at Catawba Meadows or walk in via the greenway. Just bring a blanket or chairs and pick a good spot to view the show.

The fireworks show has been canceled several times to due to rain and flooding at Catawba Meadows Park. If the show has to be postponed yet again, the announcement will be made on the City website and local radio stations. A sign will also be posted at Catawba Meadows Park.