The display is a rain or shine event - so delay to rain is possible.You can enjoy the music that pairs with the fireworks show by tuning into Outlaw 105.1.Please note: There will be no activities held at Central Church of Christ this year but they have graciously offered their lot for parking and viewing under social distancing guidelines.Please plan accordingly, as there will not be any public restrooms available. This annual fireworks display is nestled in the Athens Football Stadium (100 U.S. Highway 31N in Athens) with rockets aimed skyward for an amazing show visible from surrounding spaces like Athens Park and Recreation Center, Central Church of Christ and other adjacent areas.The 2020 Red, White & Boom show will be held under COVID-19 guidelines and requires attendees to restrict their viewing from their vehicles to "Drive-In Style" as part of the social distancing practices established by the Center for Disease Control and implemented by Alabama Public Health.To help prevent and slow the spread of the illness further in the community, organizers ask that attendees continue their normal sanitation guidelines practices used at home and out on errands including - sanitizing interior surfaces of their vehicles and commonly contacted surfaces, frequent hand sanitizing, wear face mask if transiting outside of the vehicle, avoiding contact with non-family members or large groups, staying home if you are sick, covering coughs and sneezes and avoid any behaviors that increase an attendees risk of contracting COVID-19. And with the number of coronavirus cases on the rise in North Alabama, Lee hopes people follow all safety precautions before, during and after July 4th fireworks. Where to eat, drink, and swim, top archaeological sites and museums to visit, plus all the essential tips to help plan your trip.
Athens’ Star Spangled Classic fireworks display is on for this year but in a pandemic guideline format.
Athens Fireworks Show Due to the escalation of the coronavirus outbreak, local community events may be postponed or canceled. Even during the Covid pandemic, events are taking place virtually and with adjustments made to maintain safety and social distance. The fireworks are scheduled to begin at 9:30 p.m. Limited parking will be available at the airport and at nearby Satterfield Park on Cherokee Road. All rights reserved. There will also be synchronized music to go along with the show.
Please check with the event venue or promoter for more information. Choose the plan that's right for you. We invite you to take a look at events happening in Athens … WAAY 31 found out what precautions the city is asking of you if you choose to come. Spectators "are reminded to respect private property," and should not park on the side of roads to view fireworks. Fireworks this year will be launched Friday, July 3 from the Athens-Ben Epps Airport off Winterville Road, and those who come for it "are encouraged to view the display as a ‘drive-in’ type spectator experience," according to an Athens-Clarke County press release. The show will be at the Athens High School football stadium this year and the city wants you to stay in your vehicle for the entire show. The show … WATCH: Unbelievable boat crash captured on GoPro, WATCH: When fishing for catfish goes wrong, Some Images Courtesy of Polaris Adventures. Athens’ Star Spangled Classic fireworks display is on for this year but in a pandemic guideline format.Fireworks this year will be launched Friday, July 3 from the Athens …