The Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department on Wednesday will be testing potential sites for 2018 Star Spangled Classic fireworks event.
Test launches will be fired from Lay Park ball field on Hoyt Street and from the northern end of Hickory Street and Willow Street.
The launches are expected to happen from 7:15 to 7:45 p.m.
As a part of the test launch, portions of Hickory Street and Willow Street will be closed 7-8 p.m. Wednesday.
Athens firefighters and police will be involved to manage the event and monitor all safety considerations.
For more information, call the Leisure Services Department (706) 613-3800.