If you’re heading down to D.C. for the Fourth of July holiday, here are the best way to avoid delays and traffic.
A fife and drum corps, parade and concerts on the National Mall will open the Fourth of July festivities in Washington.
It’s not the Fourth of July if there are no fireworks. From nationally televised shows to local community events, Washington, DC has a number of fireworks displays during the holiday.
A guide to July 4th fireworks displays in D.C., Maryland and northern Virginia.
The U.S.A. boasts all-American tourist spots from sea to shining sea.
The U.S. Embassy in Jakarta moved its Fourth of July celebrations up one month to June 4 – last Thursday – in order to avoid offending Muslims during the fasting month of Ramadan.
Several fireworks displays in Maryland will take place on Saturday, with Hurricane Arthur to blame for some local postponements.
Visitors enjoyed music performances from Patti LaBelle, Jordin Sparks and John Williams before the fireworks display under a clear sky.
There are many ways to celebrate our nation’s independence from British rule, established on July 4, 1776, but these are the five most American ways to celebrate this joyous date in American history.
Visitors to the National Mall for the Independence Day celebration can sign up for event information and emergency notifications from the National Park Service.