The 6th annual Bethalto Fireworks Celebration will take place today at St. Louis Regional Airport. The free event starts at 4 pm when craft and vendor booths open along with bouncers for children and food and water stands. The Harmon Family Band will take the stage at 8pm and the fireworks display will take place at 9:15pm.
Cornerstone Assembly of God Church Interim paster, Erik Scottberg says that this event is really the church's gift to the community.
Scottberg says that organizers have designed the event to make it as affordable as possible. He says that admission and most of the games are free and that food, soda and bottled water will also be available for purchase.