Fourth of July fireworks will return to Cape Girardeau’s downtown riverfront for 2014. The display will take place on Friday, July 4 in cooperation with Isle Casino Cape Girardeau, the Southeast Missourian, and the City of Cape Girardeau.
The Southeast Missourian will present the “Spirit of America” award at 8 p.m. in front of the Common Pleas Courthouse, with music by the Jerry Ford Patriotic Band. The fireworks will begin about 9:15 p.m.
Water and Spanish streets will close early to accommodate pedestrians attending the event. Main Street will remain open to vehicular traffic.