Shriners Fest, fireworks in the plans for July 4 | Events
Thousands are expected to visit Downtown Evansville to celebrate Independence Day on the riverfront Thursday.
The festivities will begin at 9:00 a.m. when the 2013 Shriners Fest hosts food vendors, rides and games.
The Thunder and Lightning Fireworks Show will begin shortly after 9:00 p.m.
The fireworks show is free.
In the event of inclement weather, the fireworks show may be canceled or delayed. Check www.evansvillegage.com for details and updates.