July 4, 5-10 p.m.
The city of Hoover will present a free Fourth of July celebration for the whole family with Freedom Fest at the Hoover Metropolitan Stadium. The event will run from 6-10 p.m. July 4. There will be a car show in the stadium parking lot, and gates will open at 5 p.m. Music by several performers, including The Onlys, the Rhett Walker Band and Ryan Kinder will start at 6 p.m. Kinder, a Hoover native who is touring nationwide to promote his debut single “Kiss Me When I’m Down,” will perform at 8 p.m. A fireworks show at 9 p.m. will close out the night. Concession stands will be open for food purchases. For more information, visit www.hooveral.org or call 739-7361 or 739-7362.