America’s Best July 4th Celebrations

Thanks to Yahoo’s recent article, you’ll have no problem finding the best 4th of July celebrations in these cities!

Here are a few that made the list:

  • New York City
  • Philadelphia
  • Boston
  • Washington D.C.
  • Nashville
  • Chicago
  • St. Louis

Tell us - where are you headed this 4th of July?

Boomsday in Knoxville

If you thought Independence Day was the only day for fireworks, think again! Knoxville, TN, plays host to the largest Labor Day weekend fireworks display in the country, Boomsday. It takes place on Sept. 4 in downtown Knoxville. With live music and plenty of activities surrounding the fireworks, the best part is that it’s free!

Check out the website for tips on where to view the fireworks, parking info and more.

Top Four 4th of July Celebrations

The United States’ 235th birthday is just around the corner and cities have some amazing festivities. Here are some of the top celebrations:

Boston Pops - Ridiculous amounts of fireworks, live music and thousands of people - what’s not to love?

Fair St. Louis - Our one Midwest entry. The 3-day celebration includes fireworks at the Arch, an American symbol. (Thanks to Corazon for submitting!)

Washington D.C.: A Capitol Fourth - What better place to celebrate the USA than the national capital?

New York City’s Macy Fireworks Display - this epic fireworks celebration uses 3 times as many shells as any other display in the country.