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The Fourth of July comes alive in Anderson County, Tennessee with spectacular firework shows and fun celebrations for the whole family! Here is a schedule of Fourth of July events happening in Anderson County: Fire on the Water at Sequoyah Marina Fire on the Water is the largest firework show on Norris Lake! Hundreds of people come by boat and land to see the beautiful display of fireworks showering down on Norris Lake. Be sure to get there early. Event takes place on June 30 and is the 25th and final show!   July 4th Celebration and Anvil Shoot at the Museum

Enjoy Live Music in Anderson County

Summer has finally arrived and it doesn’t get much better than listening to live music under the stars.  Anderson County has a ton of great outdoor music concerts coming your way all summer long! And to make it even better, all concerts are family friendly and free! Concert on the Commons – Every Friday night in Norris The outdoor music series, Concert on the Commons, returns for its tenth season. Enjoy a weekly line-up of free family entertainment each Friday night beginning at 7:00 pm at the Norris Commons. The line-up will offer a variety of musical styles and genres with artists

5 of the Best Restaurants in Oak Ridge TN You Have to Try

After a day of exploring the popular museums in Oak Ridge or learning important parts about the city’s history, you’re sure to have worked up quite the appetite. Luckily, Oak Ridge has a number of delicious dining options, whether you just want to grab a drink and a quick bite, or enjoy a family meal. To help you decide where to eat, we’ve put together a list of 5 of the best restaurants in Oak Ridge TN that you have to try: