Morganton City Hall and all City facilities will be closed Wednesday, July 4, in celebration of Independence Day.
Garbage pickup will be affected. Monday and Tuesday’s garbage routes will be on a normal schedule, but there will be no pickup on Wednesday. Garbage pickup will be on a one-day delay the rest of the week.
The public is invited to the FREE opening day of the Red, White and Bluegrass Festival on Wednesday, July 4. There will be games, a frog jumping contest, doughnut eating contest, live music and a fireworks show.
The Red, White and Bluegrass Festival will continue July 5-7, with Diamond Rio headlining the show on Friday, July 6. Admission will be charged for July 5-7, and tickets can be purchased at http://redwhiteandbluegrassfestival.org/index.php/tickets.