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Thunder Over Evans

Armed Forces Day, May 15th 2021!

Evening Event from 6:15p-10p (Gates open at 5:30pm)
FREE TO THE PUBLIC : Evans Towne Center Park





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Event Info

Free Admission


Gates Open at 5:30 pm
Start at 6:15 pm
Ends at 10:00 pm


7016 Evans Town Center Blvd
Evans, GA 30809


Thunder Over Evans is the CSRA’s public celebration of Armed Forces Day, it will take place on May 15th, 2021.  Join us for an evening of music, an extreme firework show and a tribute to those who serve.

If you have questions about the event please contact us at



2021 Attractions


Firework Show

Our Extreme firework display is one that you can feel, bring sunglasses (seriously). Our finalle is like a thrill ride. One of the South's Largest Firework Shows - 9:15pm

Party Crashers

Party Crashers is a high energy, westcoast party band. They’ll cross genres and decades with hits that every age group will enjoy. See them here. They'll start at 7:15pm

Military Salute

Beginning at 6:15pm, we'll have the Posting of the Colors, a Message from the Fort Gordon Command, a Veteran’s Procession & the National Anthem.

Verge Aero

They'll bring 125 illuminated drones all the way from Pennslyvannia to join our pyrotechnic display. They’ve performed for the Olympics, Rolling Stones and Coldplay. See them here

Forces United

Our celebrated local veteran’s group is raising funds by asking you to Text SHIELDVETS to 44321 and all profit from the adult beverage sales at the event go directly to Forces United

Food Vendors

We'll have a select number of food vendors available for our guests. Our vendors will be open by 5:30pm, which will provide time for you get food and still find seating.




2021 Safety Precautions


Extreme Pyrotechics Display :: We always suggest sunglasses or eye protection for our pyrotechics display. For those who may suffer from PTSD, or are known to have negative reactions to loud sounds and bright flashes of light, we highly suggest you to exit prior to 9:15PM. Please do not bring pets. Please do not bring any form of tent, beach umbrella or canopy.
Covid Precautions :: Please be respectful for social distancing measures, take advantage the space noting that the full field will be available as well as the boulevard and surrounding areas. Masks are always suggested, but not required. If you feel sick or are displaying any symptoms, been around anyone sick, or suspecting recent contact or exposure we do ask that you stay home.





2021 Major Partners


T3 Solutions, Gerald Jones Auto Group, Windsor Fine Jewelers, Forces United, Columbia County