One of the most important dates in the US, 4th of July is a holiday to celebrate with style!
4th of July, or Independence Day, is the most important event of the year in the USA, a federal holiday that commemorates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. Families gather to eat great food, fireworks erupt: it’s a party! If you’re still wondering exactly what to do this year to celebrate 4th of July, we’ll give you a bucket list of must-do activities you just can’t miss!
This is the day that Americans celebrate their Independence from Great Britain by doing what they do best: fireworks, parades, barbecues, fairs, picnics, concerts, baseball games, family reunions, political speeches, ceremonies, and everything fun you can think off, in addition to various other public and private events celebrating the history, government, and traditions of the country. Here’s some ways you can celebrate this incredible USA holiday!
Watch A Parade
The parades are one of the most traditional events happening during the 4th of July. Want to check out the most traditional parade? The Huntington Beach 4th of July parade was first held over 100 years ago and has grown to encompass four full days of food, entertainment, family activities and more staring on the first of July.
There are also other parades, featuring a piece of USA history and pride, as well as some celebrities, military or even regular local just enjoying the holiday to the fullest.
A Picnic In The Park
Is there anything more American than grabbing your friends and family for a 4th of July celebration BBQ in the park? Homemade snacks, pies, roasted meat and all the joys the American gastronomy has to offer, with the best company by your side.
Attend A Baseball Game
Baseball is one of the most important sports in America, one that makes Americans proud and certainly the perfect sports event to attend during the 4th of July and feel the true American spirit.
Attend A Concert
You can always find a concert happening in this important holiday. And who doesn’t want to celebrate 4th of July listening to their favorite band or to the local music scene, even to the orchestra? Whatever your taste is, there is something perfect for you happening near you.
Watch The Fireworks
It’s impossible to celebrate the 4th of July without listening to the fireworks erupting and watching the night sky painted in the most beautiful and exciting colors.
Head to Grand Park to see Downtown LA light up. It’s not so much a parade as a stationary block party with loads of music, a new area for kids and then fireworks over the city. Macy’s also celebrates with a bang with a stunning firework show in Manhattan.
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