Crews prep for fireworks show
Updated: Thursday, July 3 2014, 03:55 PM EDT
ALBANY -- Despite the threat of rain, setup for the 39th annual fireworks display at Empire State Plaza was in full swing on Thursday.
Organizers say the display will feature a variety of effects, including color-coded combinations synched with music, and the show's biggest finale yet. The fireworks will wrap up a day full of celebration that kicks off at 3 p.m. and features live music from The Rascals.
The fireworks are scheduled to begin at 9 p.m.