Photo courtesy of the City of Hoover.
This year’s Freedom Fest fireworks display “will surpass that of last year’s,” according to Hoover city officials. The Hoover Met gates open at 5 p.m. with live music beginning at 6:30 p.m. and the fireworks at 9 p.m. sharp.
While Hoover families are enjoying barbecues and fireworks, city employees will also have the day off for the Fourth of July.
City hall will be closed all day on Monday, July 4, resuming normal hours on Tuesday, July 5. Garbage pickup will be delayed by one day throughout the week, returning to the regular schedule on Monday, July 11. Visit hooveralabama.gov for more information.
The city pool will also be closed on July 4, resuming its regular hours on July 5. The Hoover pool's hours are 5 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 5 a.m.-9 p.m. Friday, 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday and 1-6 p.m. Sunday.
Hoover Public Library will also be closed on July 4. Visit hooverlibrary.org for more information.