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.)
Elsewhere around the Northeast, the Boston Pops July Spectacular is back! The concert will take place at the Tanglewood music venue in western Massachusetts and broadcast live on Bloomberg TV and WHDH.
The fireworks finale will still take place in Boston, but from the Boston Common instead of from the Charles River.
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.