The City of Tuscaloosa is preparing for the 3rd Annual Celebration on the River at the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater. Details released show plans for the symphony orchestra to perform, a children's fun area to be available, and naturally a fireworks display to light up the sky!

The Tuscaloosa County Park & Recreation Authority invites the community to come out early to enjoy the FREE Kids Zone on the lawn of the Tuscaloosa News. Activities begin at 6PM and include inflatable games, a climbing wall, face painting, laser tag and much more! The PARA Kids Zone offers free fun for the entire family before and during the TSO performance begins at 8pm. The fireworks will be at 9pm.

Tickets for the July 4th Celebration on the River Tuscaloosa Symphony Orchestra performance go on sale Friday, June 7th at 10am through Ticketmaster and at the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater Box Office. General admission tickets are $5.00 for individuals and $15.00 for a Family 4-Pack. Children 5 and under get in free with a ticketed adult. Amphitheater gates will open at 6:30pm.

Here's a quick rundown of the events schedule:
6:00PM – FREE PARA Kids Zone
6:30PM – Tuscaloosa Amphitheater Gates Open
8:00PM – Tuscaloosa Symphony
8:30PM – PARA Kids Zone Closes
9:00PM – Fireworks Spectacular