At the mid-point of the holiday weekend there are still tons of local events on tap, including tonight's big Pops on the River concert and fireworks show at Coolidge Park.
Whether you're planning a trip to the pool, a backyard barbecue or a fireworks-watching expedition, here's what you need to know to navigate the remainder of the weekend.
- Compiled by Clint Cooper
Here's where to catch fireworks today and Monday at dusk.
- Compiled by Lisa Denton
Where's the beef?
Check out these barbecues on Monday and help a nonprofit.
- Compiled by Susan Pierce
Tips for staying safe in the sun
If you plan on celebrating the Fourth of July outdoors, the following tips will help protect you from the sun's harmful rays:
Source: Andy Gershon, creator of Sunbow Sunscreen
- Compiled by Karen Nazor Hill
Whether you're eager to catch the newest films or catching up on recent releases, theaters have plenty of options for those who want to celebrate Independence Day weekend in the cool and dark. All are playing at Rave Motion Pictures' East Ridge 18 and the four area Carmike theaters: Majestic 12, Battlefield 10, Wynnsong 10 and Northgate 14. Check newspaper listings for showtimes.
- Compiled by Casey Phillips