Fireworks are a lot of fun, and many families enjoy setting off these sparkly treats every Fourth of July. Make sure to follow these tips to ensure a safe holiday for you and your family.
From the patriotic heart of Washington, D.C. to the big city flash of New York, these spots are known for their impressive summer events.
Creating a memorable family gathering for the Fourth doesn’t have to be fussy or complicated. Here’s how to set a sizzling table, serve a crowd-pleasing meal, and keep everyone entertained with minimal effort or hassle.
Have some fun with a DIY Fourth of July!
Whether planning a beach vacation this summer or staying closer to home at the neighborhood pool, be mindful of water safety and how to keep the kids safe.
Spend your Fourth of July on a Manhattan rooftop with a clear view of the fireworks display or pig out at a traditional backyard BBQ to celebrate Independence Day in New York City.
In the midst of the summer, it’s time to embrace cooking outdoors. Get your grill on with tips from our grilling guide.
4th of July means barbeques and fireworks. But it’s also arguably the most important day in our country’s history. Learn why.
Competitive eating is as American as (lots of) apple pie. What does it take to be competitive in the world of competitive eating?
Pyro Spectaculars produces some of the biggest July 4th fireworks displays. We talked to them about their plans for this year.
While America does love its movies about sexy bank robbers knocking off banks and street-racers smashing up cop cars, there’s still always an audience for a good patriotic movie. Whether it’s about the US of […]
Take your Fourth of July picnic, barbecue or pool party to the next level by serving Independence Day-themed cuisine.
Fireworks displays happen everywhere on July 4th. But some cities and towns put a unique spin on this American holiday.
Dozens of communities in the Tri-State were planning big fireworks shows after sundown Monday, with crews preparing for the big night. CBS 2 went behind the scenes to catch up with some folks who truly love their dangerous work.
Have you ever wondered why our national anthem ends with a question — “Oh! say, does that star-spangled banner yet wave, O’er the land of the free and the home of the brave?”
A day of baseball, hot dogs, fireworks, patriotism, and fun.
Fireworks are the traditional way to celebrate the July 4th holiday. See some of our nation’s finest displays.
National Parks preserve some of America’s most interesting and unique environments. Take a trip to these national treasures.
Macy’s lit up the sky with 40,000 shells on July 4, 2011. Here are some snaps of the spectacular show.
A summer vacation just doesn’t feel complete without a trip to an amusement park. And for most of us, the highlight of every theme park visit is a rocking, shocking, heart-racing roller coaster! Lucky for […]
This Fourth of July, wear your patriotic spirit on your sleeve…or face, or feet, or anywhere! Here are some cool, weird, and funny July Fourth inspired fashion ideas using America’s national colors of red, white […]