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City of Asheboro cancels Independence Day fireworks celebration

Another Triad event is cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic.

ASHEBORO, N.C. — The City of Asheboro has canceled its Independence Day fireworks celebration. 

The city cited the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic as well as the current restrictions against public gatherings as the main reason to cancel the show usually held at McCrary Park. 

In a statement, they said, "As always, the health, safety, and well-being of the public is the primary consideration." The city said it looks forward to holding the celebration in 2021.  

The full post can be seen below. 

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