In fact, according to prnewswire.com, more dogs run away on the Fourth of July than on any other day of the year. Here's a list of the festivities happening during the day.
Fireworks are 4 of July tradition but you need to know your area's laws before you light up the sky for Independence Day.
-The Star Spangled Salute presented by Pioneer Natural Resources will be held at Hogan Park later on Wednesday from 7-11:55 p.m.
A fireworks display is set to begin at dusk.
Lawn chairs and blankets are encouraged at the event.
Whether you're looking for a parade, fireworks show, concert or any other festive event to attend this year on the Fourth of July, there are a variety of venues you can choose from. The parade starts at Roswell Street Baptist Church and heads west on Roswell Street, north on East Park Square, past Glover Park and the Square, down Cherokee Street, before it ends at North Marietta Parkway. Afterward, a local boy scout troop will retire a flag. There will be music and lots of children's activities. They're setting off noisy pyrotechnic devices during inappropriate hours night after night and using them too close to spectators and occupied structures. There is a dance contest that begins at 8:30 p.m. Fireworks will begin at 9:30 p.m. Admission is $5 for ages 13 and up. A $7 dinner featuring either pork chops or friend chicken and two sides will be served at the Legion from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m.
Gallatin - Fireworks are permissible until 10 p.m. on July 1-3 and 11 p.m. until July 4. Local vendors and food trucks will be there, including King of Pops and pours from wine tents as well as from local brewers Creature Comforts Brewery and Three Taverns Craft Brewery.
Do not leave your pet in the vehicle while you watch a fireworks display.
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Specifically, a handful of MI state parks and recreation areas where a fireworks-free Fourth of July experience is being offered.
Columbia - No fireworks can be discharged before 9 a.m. and no fireworks shall be discharged after 10:30 p.m. with the exception of New Year's Eve when the discharge of fireworks will cease at 12:30 a.m.
A little over three people per 100,000 suffer a firework-related wound each year.
There will not be a designated area to park, so residents wishing to view the fireworks should make arrangements prior to Wednesday.
"Just to celebrate America and have a good time and eat some good food and drink some good beer", event organizer Trent Woelfel said. The fireworks show will be around 9:30 pm. Sometimes fireworks can misfire and shoot into the side of a house. If you pick it up, use gloves or grill tongs and discard it in a bucket of water.
Bring them inside away from the booms.
They will have extra staff on hand, but be prepared to wait and be patient if you need to pick up a pet. Yes, many people disregarded the old law, but at least when there were complaints, police felt fully empowered to address them.