There will be music and reflection starting earlier in the afternoon, around 4:30 p.m. The fireworks will begin when it gets dark around 8 p.m., Craighead said. I am very proud to be an American and am proud of what we have accomplished since then. The resolution received a 3-3 vote, with Councilors Lanny Jewell, Fred Burton and Kathy Warmath voting no and councilors Rob Cesternino, Joe Hayes and Tick Bryan voting yes. Mayor Craighead cast the tie-breaking vote to continue with the fireworks.