Jul 02 Saturday
Mayor Steven L. Reed and the City of Montgomery’s Department of Cultural Affairs will host the Montgomery Independence Day Celebration at the Riverwalk Amphitheater on July 2 from 6-9 p.m. This free event is sponsored by Wind Creek Montgomery and Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama.
The Celebration will feature music from Kirk Jay, arts and crafts vendors, food trucks and more. Additionally, Vintage Hospitality Group plans to open the new Red Bluff Bar, which is located next to Riverfront Park, July 1-4 to serve patrons throughout the Fourth of July weekend festivities.
During the Montgomery Independence Day Celebration, various activities, including the splash pad, will be available for children to enjoy. The night will culminate with a fireworks extravaganza over the Alabama River. Emcees for the evening include Celebrity D.J. & Entertainer Mr. Rick Joyner of Atlanta and “Alabama's Singing Cowgirl" Ms. Jessie Lynn. Chairs and blankets are welcome, but outside alcoholic beverages are prohibited.
The Montgomery Biscuits come back to town on July 4 for the beginning of a home series with the Biloxi Shuckers. With the first pitch set for 6:05 p.m., the game will include a special Independence Day Celebration-theme as well as Post-Game MAX Fireworks.
More information is available at www.montgomeryal.gov or www.mgmcityevents.com.