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July 4th History- From the Beginning to Now

July 4th wasn’t always about spreading red, white, and blue throughout the streets and the bursts of fireworks. This federal holiday commemorates the signing of the Declaration of Independence over 200 years ago in 1776. Sure, we show pride in our nation and celebrate the freedom and liberties granted to us. However, do we really know the true meaning of July

Best 4th Of July Celebrations In NYC

New York City is one of the best places in America to enjoy Independence Day. With the Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks display, rooftop parties, countless BBQ cookouts and party cruises on the river, New York is the only place to be on this special holiday. Read more on Best 4th Of July Celebrations In NYC

Spare Times for July 3-9

Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks (Saturday) This corporate-sponsored display of patriotism sparkles above the East River for a second year since its return from the Hudson. It begins around 9:20 p.m., with fireworks barges set up at the Brooklyn Bridge and between 23rd and 34th Streets in Manhattan. Many restaurants and party venues are hosting ticketed events, but there are

Front Row Fireworks: 4th of July Venues and Parties

4th of July parties in NYC, are some of the best in the world. The key is to go to the parties that have the best view of the 39th Annual Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks show on the East River. As the city transforms into a festive scene of red, white, and blue, the below are officially recommended view

3 Spectacular Places To Watch The 4th of July Fireworks

3 Spectacular Places To Watch July 4th Fireworks Planning your Fourth of July in New York City? Here are three fun and festive events with the best views of the 39th Annual Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks show on the East River. 1. FREEDOM FEST 2015 AT WATERMARK BAR ON PIER 15: The View: The breathtaking Pier 15, South Street Seaport’s premier