Fireworks celebrations are planned in three Letcher County communities to commemorate Independence Day.
A fireworks display paid for by the Isom Days Committee will begin at dark on July 3 at the Isom Fairgrounds. Live music and a magic show will start at 8 p.m.
The City of Whitesburg’s Independence Day festivities at River Park begin at 6 p.m. on July 4 with inflatables, live music and a food booth. The Whitesburg police band, The Citations, will perform at 7 p.m. The BB King’s All-Star Band from Nashville will headline the event at 8 p.m. Fireworks will begin at 10 p.m. Bring your own chair if you attend.
The City of Fleming-Neon will hold a Fourth of July celebration in downtown Neon beginning at 3 p.m. on July 4 with games for children at the stage area. A fireworks display will begin at dark.
Whitesburg’s fireworks show and celebration is paid for with money earned from the city’s tax on alcoholic beverages. Fleming- Neon’s fireworks are sponsored by city government, Neon Volunteer Fire Department, American Legion Post 104 and the Neon Days Committee.