The Best Fourth of July Celebrations Across the US

Dunwoody 4th of July Parade

Dunwoody 4th of July Parade

No cost to be a auto show entry and no cost to view the show.

If fighting the crowds is still not your cup of tea, check out the local shows in Maryland and Virginia we've compiled below, and on this map. Fireworks shows start at dusk unless otherwise stated. If you plan on lighting fireworks, be careful when handling them. Limited parking for people with special needs is available near the inn.

Pyrotechnics have been an integral part of Independence Day celebrations since the country's earliest days.

There will be pre-Fourth of July Fireworks at Evans Orchard on July 2 from 7 - 10 pm.

The American Legion Post 22's Color Guard will be on to honor the nation's military with a 21-gun salute at 7 p.m.

Metro will close at 11:30 p.m. on the Fourth of July, the transit system said in a service announcement.

The boathouse, carousel, spray ground, playground and the walking path will all be closed July 3 and during the event, reopening on July 5.

Veterans Memorial Park representatives Kurt Schrang and Mac Dorn will serve as grand marshals this year.

Independence Day is Tuesday, July 4, 2017, and many events are planned to mark the holiday.

Whiteman will host its annual Independence Day celebration at 5 p.m. June 30 at Ike Skelton Lake.

Monday, July 3, 10 a.m. -10 p.m. - In celebration of the Fourth of July, Boyne City has a multitude of events for everyone to enjoy including inflatables for kids, an art show, soap box derby and more. Fireworks are scheduled to start at 9:30 p.m.

4th of July Party at Cider Creek Hard Cider (Canisteo, NY) - Celebrate America's Independence with The Donlon Brother's at Cider Creek.

Judge considering national freeze on Iraqi deportations
It will either uphold Trump's ban, refuse to hear the case or say it will hear the case in the fall when the court reconvenes. Khaalid Walls, spokesman for Immigration and Customs Enforcement, or ICE, said it is now reviewing the judge's order.

Light up the Lake - Saturday, July 1 at the Mandeville Lakefront between Coffee and Carroll. On the Fourth of July, visitors can see daytime fireworks, war reenactments and several other patriotic events. Tickets are $7-$18. Details: hillsborohops.com. Registration is $12-$15 pre-race and $15-$25 on July 4. Parking is $10 per vehicle.

The 20-minute fireworks show synchronized to music is estimated to start at 9:45 p.m., according to event organizers. Some seats will be available near the playground at Southside Park, but the majority of seating will be at Yeonas Park, which is located immediately to the east.

- Long's Park: The Sunday concert series goes patriotic with a performance by U.S. Army Band, "Pershing's Own, " followed by fireworks.

Norton - July 1 - 9:50 p.m. No on-site parking at the event.

Looking for something to do on Independence Day? Food vendors will be on site.

Lenoir City's fireworks display begins at dark on July 3. On July 4, there will be pancakes in the morning and an annual Independence Parade at 11 a.m. Fireworks begins at 10 p.m.

The day's events are brought to you by the City of Warrenton and the Warrenton Business Association. Noon-10 p.m., Iron Horse Park, Fort Carson, free admission; carsonfreedomfest.com. Live music, food and more.

Norris Day in downtown Norris Tennessee is from 11 a.m. until fireworks in the evening.

- 37th annual Optimists' Fourth of July Road Rally, noon, starting from the Timbers parking lot.

Celebrating Independence Day can be expensive, paying for everything from travel and hot dogs to fireworks and hospital bills.

Kicking off the entertainment at 6 p.m. will be the Boomin' 4th Battle of the Bands victor Two Far Gone, followed by recording artists Jason Eady and Courtney Patton headlining at 8 p.m.

There will be fireworks at dark in Berea at Berea City Park.

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