There are tons of Fourth of July events planned across our region.
The Fireworks Fest in Moneta will run from 6-10 p.m. Thursday. The band The Worx will provide some live music; there will also be food, drinks, kids' games, and, of course, fireworks.
On Independence Day, Christiansburg will hold its 15th annual Fourth of July celebration. The event kicks off at 5 p.m. at the Christiansburg High School football stadium. It's free to get in, and there will be live music from 6-9:30 p.m. Fireworks are scheduled to start after that.
Fireworks will light up Smith Mountain Lake on Saturday, July 6. The event starts at 2 p.m. at Parkway Marina. There will be a car and boat show, amusement rides, and fireworks around 10 p.m.