Patriotic Central Texans are getting ready to celebrate Independence Day with numerous events around the region, but all city offices will be closed next Thursday and garbage collection will be disrupted for some customers. Here is a look at Fourth of July events and closures in the area:

Fort Hood

Fort Hood Fireworks

Multiple bursts of fireworks explode in the sky over Hood Stadium on Monday, July 4, 2016, at the finale of the Fort Hood Fourth of July celebration.

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