The “Fireworks on the Fourth” fireworks show will go on tonight, Friday, July 5, at 9:15 p.m. at Rivers Edge South with a few changes. Valley Metro shuttle buses will be running from Patrick Henry High School starting at 8 p.m. The public is encouraged to use these buses to get to the fireworks show. There will be no food trucks, music, or other activities tonight, just the fireworks show. Reserve Avenue, Wiley Drive, and Evans Mill Road will be closed after 5 p.m. Some Carilion parking garages will be available only for patient and staff use this evening, others will have limited parking. Please remember that parking on the Jefferson Street Bridge near Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital is prohibited. An Event Parking Map can be found here and is also attached to this message.
Be sure to monitor weather reports to keep you and your family safe this evening.