Happy 244th birthday, America.

It’s time to head to your community’s park or lake or wherever it is that citizens choose to gather to celebrate America’s birthday and watch fireworks light up the sky.

That hasn't changed this year, despite living in a time of coronavirus pandemic, in many places in northeastern Oklahoma.

Not every community is moving forward, but for those who are, we’ve compiled the following list of fireworks shows and other Independence Day happenings in our area.