Independence Day is celebrated on the 4th of July in the United States. It is a nationwide celebration that celebrates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4th, 1776. This celebration takes place on all towns and cities across the United States. People celebrate with barbeques, picnics, parades, concerts and the famous firework shows.
These are the best 4 places to celebrate the biggest celebration in the country.
The Capital city is one of the most popular places there are to celebrate the 4th of July. Celebrations start from the early hours of the morning. One of the first is the National Independence Day Parade, which attracts hundred thousands of people. It is followed by a visit to the most important landmarks of the city, such as: the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial and the Jefferson Memorial. Finally, people can go to the National Mall to see the great firework show.
The city known as the “Birthplace of the United States” is also an excellent place to enjoy this day. It is one of the best celebrations carried out in the country. There is a free concert and a fireworks show at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. You can also visit Philadelphia’s historic square: the Old City. There, you will find several attractions such as the Independence Hall, the National Constitution Center and the oldest residential square of the country, among others.
The Capital of the world has the biggest display of fireworks of the country for this celebration. These are fired from the Brooklyn Bridge and from other points alongside the East River. Besides, you can take a tour across the city and cruises on the Hudson River – or you could visit Coney Island and be part of the annual hot dog eating contest. You can also hop onto rollercoasters and enjoy of another firework show.
Some of the ways you can celebrate the 4th of July in Vegas is to celebrate by the pool. You can also enjoy night events with some of the best DJs of the world, great live entertainment and fabulous fireworks. The best places to enjoy of this show are from the Caesars’ Palace, Stratosphere Tower and Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino hotel, located at The Strip. Several events, public celebrations and some summer concerts take place at Fremont St., in Downtown.