Thousands are expected to flock to the Evansville riverfront next Wednesday for the 4th of July Freedom Celebration as the city commemorates its bicentennial.
Beginning at 5:00 p.m., 11 non-profit food vendors will line Riverside Drive serving food and drinks. From 7:10 p.m. – 7:20 p.m. the Aviation Explorer Post 447 Flight Demo Team will execute six passes over the Ohio River. The Evansville Symphonic Band will perform patriotic tunes from 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at the Casino Aztar Events Plaza. At sunset, the Evansville Fire Family will present a show at the Four Freedoms Monument.
The Thunder and Lightning Fireworks Show will begin at approximately 9:10 p.m.
All of the events are free.