The Village of Owego is hosting the annual Lights on the River Festival December 1 from 4 to 9 p.m.

Authorities remind motorists that Lake and Front Streets between Church and Court Streets will be closed from 3 to 9 p.m. and there will be no on-street parking on Lake and Front Streets beginning at 2 p.m.

Fireworks are scheduled to begin at 8 p.m. from Draper Park.  The Court Street Bridge, Park and Front Streets from Church Street to Academy Street will be closed from 7 p.m. until the fireworks are over and the area is cleared by officials.

People just passing through should look for alternate routes.