Want to celebrate 4th of July with Fireworks?? Gatlinburg: Join the celebration in downtown Gatlinburg to mark our nation’s “Independence Day” with a spectacular 20-minute long fireworks show! Show starts at 10:00 p.m. (The best viewing will be the area around traffic lights #3 and #5) Pigeon Forge: Join the celebration in Pigeon Forge for the 26th annual Patriot Festival. This year’s FREE July 4th celebration features Grammy-award winning singer/songwriter Joe Diffie . In addition to a number of local entertainers, Emily Ann Roberts, second-place finisher on NBC’s “The Voice,” also will entertain at Patriot Festival, as will Tribute, a celebration of the Allman Brothers Band. There will be food and games for the entire family throughout the afternoon. Activities begin at noon in Patriot Park, with onstage entertainment beginning at 1:30 p.m. At approximately 9:30 p.m., a spectacular fireworks display will bring the festivities to a close. (Bring lawn chairs and blankets for seating. Umbrellas and coolers will NOT be allowed.)