Good Morning America: Itís 4th July
Good Morning America: Itís 4th July.
The Fourth of July, the independence day of the USA, is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain.
Independence Day is commonly associated with fireworks, parades, barbecues, carnivals, fairs, picnics, concerts, baseball games, family reunions, and political speeches and ceremonies,
To make this yearís 4th july a much memorable and more enjoyable, here are list of few cities where you don't want to miss out on the pyrotechnics.
Navy Pier's Independence Day spectacular is now known as the city's largest. Chicago has many great vantage points to take in the show, but anywhere along the shoreline will give you unobstructed views.
2. New York City.
Macy's 4th of July Fireworks show attracts an estimated three million city viewers each year. Rockets will be launched from barges in the East River, to fly high above the Brooklyn Bridge.
3. Washington D.C.
As the nation's capital, Washington receives an influx of tourism around the Fourth. And the fireworks show is one of the biggest draws.
4. San Francisco.
Fireworks will begin at 9:30 p.m. and will be launched from the base of Municipal pier and barges north of Pier 39.
The Boston Pops Firework Spectacular is one of Boston's biggest yearly events. Drawing between 500,000 and 800,000 people each year, this is one special place to see the show.
Thousands of people flock to downtown Atlanta's Centennial Olympic Park to take in the world class concert and spectacular fireworks show.
7. Los Angeles.
The Santa Monica Mountains sports great views of the downtown Los Angeles skyline.
Have yourself a Texas sized Independence Day at one of the Houston area's many fireworks displays.
Wishing you Happy 4th July..