Ready for fireworks? Here is where you can find them

Fireworks will light up the area skies for three nights in the coming week. Read this story for all the details. (Mitch Sneed / The Outlook)

By Mitch Sneed / Editor

You asked for it and here it is. The list of fireworks show here in the Tallapoosa County area:


ν The Hackneyville Volunteer Fire Department will hold the Fourth Annual Fireworks Bash on Saturday, July 2 from 4 p.m. until 10 p.m. Rexton Lee, Outshine and Baylie Kizziah will be performing. Admission is $5 per person. Barbecue, hamburgers, hotdogs and other refreshments will be available.


Alex City Celebrate Freedom, sponsored by Marshall Street Church of God and the city will feature the music of contemporary Christian star Josh Wilson and more. Vendors will be on hand with great food and  fireworks are at 9:30 p.m. Celebrate Freedom will be at Benjamin Russell High School July 3 from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. Bring your lawn chairs. No coolers please.


Don’t miss one of the South’s largest fireworks displays at Lake Martin Amphitheater for the 16th annual Fourth of July Blast, as Russell Lands hosts the Southeast’s largest fireworks show over Lake Martin. Gates open at 5 p.m. Show starts at 6:30 p.m. The Bank Walkers and Sweet Tea will entertain, and the fireworks start at 9 p.m. Call 256-397-1019 for information.