A time for hot barbecue, friendly cocktails beautiful fireworks
Ahhh July 4th - a time for hot barbecue, friendly cocktails, and, most iconic of all… beautiful fireworks! Every Fourth of July in American history, we have celebrated our independence with battle cries, parades, and some spectacular fireworks displays that light up the night sky. But did you ever wonder why it is that we blast sparkles to celebrate freedom?
Let's explore what brought forth (and continues) traditions celebrating America’s Independence Day holiday – from its early beginnings centuries ago to today's fully loaded parties.