Nationwide, watch it live beginning at 9PM ET on NBC television with the fireworks spectacular kicking off at approximately 9:25PM. (In New York for the 4th? Listen in to 1010 WINS-AM or Z-100 FM to hear the soundtrack especially arranged for the spectacular show.)
Meanwhile, the home of the Liberty Bell rings out July 4th in Philadelphia with a star-studded concert, parade and carnival and,
of course, spectacular fireworks as the sun sets in Philly.
In Washington DC, they celebrate all day long with the annual America's
Independence Day Parade of marching bands
down Constitution Avenue, the Smithsonian
Folklife Festival on the Mall, and the big evening concert
and fireworks display.
Down South, you also won't want to miss Houston's big Freedom Over Texas fireworks extravaganza in Eleanor Tinsley Park on the 4th.
If you're in New Orleans for the weekend, follow the crowds to "Go 4th on the River" for a mighty Mississippi-style fireworks display.
In the Midwest, rub shoulders with the holiday throngs who come out to for the big Chicago fireworks display at the Navy Pier.
Or, meet me in St. Louis on the 4th of July with
dozens of free activities and star-studded country music concerts at one of America's most popular
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