The Alabama Tourism Department has released a list of suggestions of places where Alabamians can celebrate our nation's independence while watching fireworks!

Tuscaloosa - Celebration on the River
We're again proud to be a part of this year's 4th of July celebration at the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater! The Tuscaloosa PARA Kids Zone opens at 6 pm, Amphitheater gates and concession stands open at 7 pm, Tuscaloosa Symphony Orchestra begins at 8 pm followed by a fireworks display at 9 pm. Thanks to our sponsors Dwayne's Towing and Hungry Howies.

Birmingham - Thunder on the Mountain
Vulcan Park & Museum - Free

Cullman - Smith Lake Park 4th Independence Day Festival
Smith Lake Park - Free

Decatur - Spirit of America Festival
Point Mallard Park - Free

Fairhope - 4th of July Festival and Fireworks Display
Henry George Park & Fairhope Municipal Pier - Free

Florence - Shoals Spirit of Freedom
McFarland Park - Free

Grand bay - Watermelon Festival
Festival Park - Admission charged

Gulf Shores - Fourth of July Celebration
Gulf Shores Public Beach - Free

Gulf Shores - Fort Morgan Salute to America
Fort Morgan Historic Site - Admission charged

Guntersville - All-American Celebration
Lake Guntersville - Free

Huntsville - US Space & Rocket Center July 4th Celebration
US Space & Rocket Center - Children 12 & under free

Mobile - Independence Day Celebration
USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park

Montevallo - Independence Day 1776
The American Village - Admission charged

Montgomery - July 4th Picnic on the River
Riverfront - Free

Prattville - Independence Day Celebration
Pratt Park - Free

See a full list and complete events calendar from the Alabama Department of Tourism by clicking here.