Austin fireworks, concert tips and road closures
Austin will mark Independence Day with the 36th annual H-E-B Austin Symphony July Fourth Concert and Fireworks tonight.
Where: Auditorium Shores in front of the Long Center for the Performing Arts.
When: Austin Symphony, 8:30 p.m.; fireworks, 9:30 p.m.
Parking: Available at private lots and garages downtown; Austin Convention Center garages; state garages at 13th and Trinity streets, Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Trinity Street, and MLK and Brazos Street; City Hall garage; One Texas Center; Palmer Events Center garage. Avoid neighborhoods south of the river.
Tips: No pets, glass or plastic foam containers, barbecue grills or alcohol. Pack water, bug spray and a blanket; bring a flashlight if using the hike-and-bike trail.