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How to Get Around D.C. for Fourth of JulyIf you're heading down to D.C. for the Fourth of July holiday, here are the best way to avoid delays and traffic.
Music, Cultural Celebrations Mark July 4th Festivities in D.C.A fife and drum corps, parade and concerts on the National Mall will open the Fourth of July festivities in Washington.
Best Fireworks in Washington, D.C.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.
2015 GUIDE: July 4th Fireworks in D.C., Maryland and Northern VirginiaA guide to July 4th fireworks displays in D.C., Maryland and northern Virginia.
America's Most Patriotic Summer Vacation SpotsThe U.S.A. boasts all-American tourist spots from sea to shining sea.
US Embassy In Jakarta Moved July 4 Celebration Ahead One Month For RamadanThe 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 Independence Day Fireworks Displays Saturday NightSeveral fireworks displays in Maryland will take place on Saturday, with Hurricane Arthur to blame for some local postponements.
Thousands Celebrate Fourth Of July On National MallVisitors enjoyed music performances from Patti LaBelle, Jordin Sparks and John Williams before the fireworks display under a clear sky.
5 Most American Things to Do on July 4thThere 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.
Park Police Offer Public Alerts for July 4 in DC Visitors to the National Mall for the Independence Day celebration can sign up for event information and emergency notifications from the National Park Service.
Metro Running on Saturday Schedule for July Fourth Metro is running on a Saturday schedule for the Fourth of July holiday, but will add trains in the afternoon and evening to help accommodate crowds going to see the fireworks.
Around the Nation, People Gear Up For July 4 CelebrationsThe United States marks 238 years as an independent nation as it celebrates the Fourth of July with fireworks, food and music. Here are some highlights:
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